IGLTA networking reception
Join IGLTA and Harrah’s New Orleans for an evening of networking and fun to celebrate the power of tourism and the LGBT community at large. We look forward to a toast with you in New Orleans during DMAI’s 97th annual convention for destination marketing professionals! The reception will be held at the Harrah’s New Orleans, 228 Poydras St., on Wednesday, 20 July, from 8:30-10 p.m. Click here to RSVP.
NGLCC conference slated for Las Vegas
The National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, a valued IGLTA Organizational Partner, will hold its National Business & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas on 2-5 Aug. Event programming is designed to meet the interests and needs of corporate partners, LGBT-certified business owners and entrepreneurs, allied companies and NGLCC affiliate chambers from around the United States. The NGLCC, which has more than 29,000 members, is the only national not-for-profit advocacy organization in the U.S. dedicated to expanding the economic opportunities and advancements of the LGBT business community.
Save the date
Save the date for the 8th Annual GLBT Party during the ASAE 2011 Annual Meeting & Exposition in St. Louis. Co-sponsored by IGLTA, Meet Minneapolis, Delta Air Lines and the Mall of America, the party will be held at Erney’s 32, 4200 Manchester Ave., on Monday, 8 Aug., from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Say "I Do" in New York! As the only gay and lesbian travel magazine in the USA, Passport wants to help promote travel to New York and support the people who have supported our community. Passport has created a special advertising section in its September issue. Take advantage of this history-making moment and get your brand seen by many. Prices are as low as 50% off certain packages, and you’ll be seen in print and online. Email: email@example.com.
What’s new in gay travel to Antwerp, Belgium
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It may not be as well known as Brussels, but the northern Flemish city of Antwerp has a location on the River Scheldt that has allowed it to become a thriving cosmopolitan center and a must-see cultural destination for LGBT travelers. More
Tour operators praise Tanzania for halting Serengeti Highway
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Most tour operators who operate safaris in Tanzania, as well as environmentalists and scientists, applauded the decision by the Tanzanian government to halt plans to build a road through the Serengeti. More
Travel jobs growth outpaces other industries for June
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According to the latest U.S. Labor Department employment report, the growth of travel jobs outpaced other industries. More
South Korea wins 2018 Winter Olympics bid
The International Olympic Committee in Durban, South Africa, has announced that Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be the host for the 2018 Winter Olympics. More