History, geography, and current events have never been my strong suits. But even I, who would rather be immersed in a plate of loukamoades (Greek doughnuts) than stumbling among the rubble of an archeological ruin, found myself inspired.
In a move that has set the lesbian community abuzz with cheers from around the globe, Girl Bar Dinah Shore Weekend, in association with Fuse Events, announced that Dinah Shore Weekend 2012 will take place April 27-29 in Las Vegas.
I am of the age where the people I grew up with are beginning to spread their wings, fly the coop, and settle down in their cities of choice around the country. I know at least one individual in any given major city in the U.S., and even a few in some middle-of-nowhere towns thanks to oddly located liberal arts colleges. This circle of friends of mine has given me great insight into what it’s like to live in and visit various destinations- and believe me, I’ve heard it all.
Ah, the honeymoon. It's certainly not just another vacation. After all the effort and planning that went into pulling off the perfect wedding, you and your love deserve rest, relaxation, and the romantic experience of a lifetime. But same-sex couples seeking adventure abroad should think twice before casually booking that African safari, tour of the Great Pyramids, or exotic Pacific island retreat.
Straight.comWhistler WinterPRIDE gay and lesbian ski fest turns 20, honored with Pride WeekStraight.comOn the 20th anniversary of Whistler's gay and lesbian ski week, the event is finally being officially recognized.