Limited space for ITB Berlin 2012
Join IGLTA in the 170m² Gay Pavilion at ITB Berlin and be a part of the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show®. More than 11,000 exhibitors from 180-plus countries come together at ITB every March to do business in Berlin. IGLTA is proud to offer Booth Sharing and Brochure Distribution opportunities to its members. Booth share partners will receive entrance passes and daily catered lunch for up to two people plus access to the exclusive private cafe area in the center of the Gay Pavilion for conducting business meetings. Space is limited, so register today and get ready to be a part of the world’s largest LGBT travel-trade pavilion! Click here to register.
Early-bird registration live for convention in Brazil
Time is running out to take advantage of early registration discounts! Take advantage of early-bird discounts before they end on 31 December, 2011. For more information and to register, visit www.igltaconvention.org.
IGLTA at 1st Asian LGBT Symposium
About 75 tourism professionals and travel writers participated in Community Marketing’s 1st Asian Symposium on Gay & Lesbian Tourism, 28 November, at the Le Meridien Hotel in New Delhi, India. Representing IGLTA at the groundbreaking event were India Ambassador Abhinav Goel of gay tour company Out Journeys and Media Relations Manager LoAnn Halden, who also participated in an LGBT press tour. A lively debate ensued around a variety of marketing and panel discussions on opening up Asia for gay tourism; the program also included a keynote speech from Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil, who made headlines as the first prince in India to come out publicly as gay. More
Airfare discounts now available
Are you attending the upcoming IGLTA Annual Global Convention in Brazil? Be sure to take advantage of our special airfare rates for convention attendees. We currently offer discounted rates with Delta Air Lines, AeroMexico, SkyTeam Alliance and American Airlines. More coming soon. For more details, click here.
Travel industry continues to lead in gay equality
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Recently released, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index 2012 chronicles the remarkable advances that have taken place on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality in the workplace since 2002. More
MMG Worldwide, Ypartnership form world’s largest travel marketing firm
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MMG Worldwide and Ypartnership, two major travel marketing firms, are merging to form MMGY Global, which will be the biggest travel marketing firm in the world. More
Asia gears up for lesbian and gay visitors
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More than 75 travel industry professionals representing tour operators, travel agencies, hotel owners, and faculty and students of a travel management institute convened at the 1st Asian Symposium on Gay & Lesbian Tourism, held at the Le Meridien Hotel in New Delhi on 28 November. More
Frommer’s ‘Buenos Aires’ 4th Edition arrives with gusto
It’s summer in Argentina, the perfect time to head down for some tango dancing, Casa Rosada gazing, outdoor market shopping and alfajore gobbling – not to mention hobnobbing in see-and-be-seen Palermo dining spots, or heading out to the beaches of Uruguay’s Punte del Este. And now you can bring along the 4th edition of Frommer’s Buenos Aires guide, written by prolific travel writer Michael Luongo. More
Source = International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association