Travel

This 2011 photo provided by Oceania Cruises shows the Riviera cruise ship in waters off of Portofino, Italy. Five years ago, Oceania Cruises ended trips to Europe at the end of October but the cruise line has extended its season until mid-November due to demand from retirees and baby boomers. Fall travel by travelers who are not tied to school calendars has inched up in many sectors.

Fewer Crowds, Nice Weather Boost Fall Tourism

By Beth J. Harpaz | Sep 14
Fall used to be off-peak for tourism everywhere except New England and other fall foliage destinations. But autumn tourism is rising, with traditional summer hotspots increasingly busy September through November.

Out on the Mountain, Where the Gays Go to Play

By Ken Knox | Sep 13
The event serves two purposes: To provide an all-ages, LGBT-specific event built around the park's attractions and to serve as a fundraiser for a number of charities as well as organizations whose missions can positively impact the gay community.

8 Tips to Avoid In-Flight Altercations

By EDGE | Sep 12
Who better to offer EDGE readers etiquette tips on how to keep the friendly skies friendly than former flight attendant and internationally recognized etiquette expert Jacqueline Whitmore?

Rainbow Reykjavik

Iceland by the Seasons

By Auston Matta | Sep 11
Looking for stark beauty, LGBT acceptance and progressive culture? Look no further than Iceland... any time of year.

Uganda: Mountainous Region south of Bwindi.

IGLTA Meets With Ugandan Tourism Leaders

By EDGE | Sep 10
At the invitation of the Africa Travel Association, International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association President/CEO John Tanzella and Past Board Chair Tanya Churchmuch met staff from Uganda Tourism and tourism businesses from Uganda's private sector.

Houston: A Pedaler's Paradise

By EDGE | Sep 10
Hit the road in Houston as travelers have more opportunities than ever to explore H-Town by bike.

Sidebar at Whiskey Row.

Go for the Food: Bourbon in Louisville

By Bruce Schreiner | Sep 9
In Kentucky's bourbon country, the classic American whiskey isn't just for sipping anymore.

Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture in Pocantico Hills, N.Y.

Visiting Stone Barns

By Beth J. Harpaz | Sep 8
Agriculture tourism lures travelers each fall with farms offering petting zoos, dressed-up scarecrows, pick-your-own pumpkins and pony rides. But Stone Barns, in New York's Hudson Valley, offers a different type of agritourism.

Bill Stewart

Philly Celebrates Gay Jazz Artists

By Tro Petenbrink | Sep 7
Said to be the first LGBT jazz festival ever produced in the United States, OutBeat is set to take place in Philadelphia on the final days of summer, Thursday, Sept. 18 to Sunday, Sept. 21.

Womenfest Returns to Key West

By Anthony Lanni | Sep 5
The lush tropical paradise of gay Key West is celebrating the largest ladies party in the southernmost tip of the U.S. Womenfest, held Thursday Sept. 4-7, is the year's most anticipated celebration of lesbians and their friends.