Summer 2011



Our preview of sizzling LGBT destinations.



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Fire Island Frolics: End of an Era

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Sep 7
This season’s last issue of the Fire Island News marks the end of an era of sorts for this humble reporter.

Fire Island Frolics: All About Ascension!

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Aug 24
Mother Nature largely proved she loves the gays during Ascension weekend in Fire Island Pines.

Discover Gay Florida :: Daytona Beach

By Sheri Elfman | Aug 20
The famous (or infamous, depends on your experiences) Daytona Beach isn’t just a place for bikers (although if you are into that, you will be very pleased).

Stockholm Pride 2011 "Openness" Photo Album

Aug 16
The biggest Pride festival in Scandinavia, Stockholm Pride 2011 celebrated "Openness" with an exuberant parade and a three-night party marked by a surfeit of extraordinary specimens from a city long heralded for its stunning beauty.

Fire Island Frolics: Cherry Grove Welcomes FIBO

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Aug 16
Thousands of LGBT people of color descended upon Cherry Grove this weekend for the ninth annual Fire Island Black Out, but a long-time Grove resident’s tragic death cast a somber shadow upon the beach.

More Sand, More Surf, More Fun At California’s Beaches

By Joel Martens | Aug 13
SoCal is truly perfection when it comes to the outdoor lifestyle; you can surf, dive, boogey-board, swim, snorkel, body surf, play volleyball or just chill on your lounge chair, sip a drink with friends and watch the boys walk by-so de rigueur.

Sexy Sin City Sizzles in Summer

By ED Walsh | Aug 9
There’s something about the warm summer nights in Las Vegas that make Las Vegas just a little sexier. And the latest sexiest trend in Sin City is very much optimized in the summer.

Fire Island Frolics: From Gillibrand to the Concerned Women of the Grove

PHOTO ALBUMS | By Michael K. Lavers | Aug 9
It was a busy Saturday on Fire Island for this reporter-even if a fight at High Tea capped off what was otherwise a good day.

Summer in Paris

Aug 2
As a phrase, "summer in Paris" has a kind of hypnotizing appeal - and to find oneself in the City of Light during the brightest season is to fall in love with the city’s charms all over again.

We’ll Always Have Paris

By Mark Thompson | Aug 2
Even with a weakened dollar, it’s still possible to vacation in Paris. Picnic on the banks of the Seine. Wander the Tuileries. Stroll through the Marais. A thousand quotidian pleasures will remind you why you’ll always love Paris best.

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