Articles tagged “gay travel”

Travel Advisors With LGBTQ Clients Need to Know Local Norms

Travel Advisors With LGBTQ Clients Need to Know Local Norms

Maria Lenhart, Skift

LGBTQ consumers are a particularly well-traveled and high-spending business source for travel advisors. Serving them requires knowledge and sensitivity about their preferences, as well as the legal and cultural landscape in various destinations.

9 months ago

Travel Advisors Serving LGBTQ Travelers Must Know All the Nuances

Travel Advisors Serving LGBTQ Travelers Must Know All the Nuances

Paul Biasco, Skift

Travel advisors serving the LGBTQ community need to be familiar with norms and laws affecting their clients in destinations around the globe. That doesn't mean banning every unfriendly destination, but does require knowing how to deal with them.

9 months ago

Bermuda Fears Tourism Hit as Same-Sex Marriage Reversal Draws Lawsuit

Bermuda Fears Tourism Hit as Same-Sex Marriage Reversal Draws Lawsuit

Dan Peltier and Hannah Sampson, Skift

By banning same-sex marriage, Bermuda is being the wrong kind of trailblazer, many travelers, companies, and human rights organizations would argue. We've seen how much similar discriminatory legislation has stung other destinations and left a bad impression.

2 years ago

3 New Apps Reimagine the User Experience for Event, LGBT and Cultural Travel

3 New Apps Reimagine the User Experience for Event, LGBT and Cultural Travel

Greg Oates, Skift

In a world with so many travel apps of suspect value and necessity, these three platforms deliver real improvements for users in each of the three travel categories.

4 years ago