Galveston Plezzure

Posted on 23 Sep 2016 at 6:00am

Austin’s ‘Wolf Pack’ hosts Texas’ first-ever lesbian resort takeover   Once upon a time, four women joined together to form a pack. Their mission: To the change the landscape of how lesbians meet and play. Michelle Solórzano Daly and Kelly West, along with their best friends Gabby Ayala and Ashley Marshall, joined together to form […]

Maui now-y

Posted on 16 Sep 2016 at 6:15am

Whether you’re looking to be pampered or crave an adventure vacay, Hawaii’s low-key paradise offers what you need ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor If you saw the recent news about two hurricanes bearing down simultaneously on the Hawaiian Islands, you might have thought how scary and vulnerable it feels to be in the middle […]

It’s not too late to book a trip to SoDec!

Posted on 29 Aug 2016 at 1:56pm

It’s not too late to book a trip to SoDec!

Attractions in Phoenix

Posted on 17 Jun 2016 at 11:33am

Phoenix rising

Posted on 17 Jun 2016 at 7:50am

Downtown Phoenix has enjoyed a recent renaissance, but across the Valley of the Sun foodies, hispters and adventure lovers can find something to revel in   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor “I came to Casablanca for the waters,” Rick asserts in a classic movie scene. “The waters? But Casablanca is a desert!” his friend […]

Travel diary: Kathy, Melissa set sail

Posted on 12 Feb 2016 at 6:00am

Comedy and music hit the high seas; Virgin to launch Hawaii service this summer Gay icons take to the seas in 2016! First up: Legendary ally Kathy Griffin helps expand the Carnival Cruise Line’s “live” performance series, expanding it from music to comedy. Griffin is the featured entertainer on two cruises leaving from South Florida […]

And then there were 4: Spot-checking the NYT’s historic Per Se review

Posted on 04 Feb 2016 at 7:26am

And then there were four: Spot-checking the NYT’s historic Per Se review

Road scholars

Posted on 15 Jan 2016 at 6:30am

How a former soldier and ex-school teacher took to the highways and byways of the world to spread the gospel of curious travel ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com When I first meet Isis Gaine and Shine True, it is 10:30 a.m. on a Saturday and they are buying eggnog-flavored donuts from Top Pot, the […]

R Family Vacations teams with Olivia

Posted on 15 Jan 2016 at 6:15am

Kelli Carpenter has been preaching the gospel of gay families for years, and in 2015, the Supreme Court finally caught up with her. Carpenter has been passionate about serving LGBT people (especially couples, their children and their often-straight extended families) since co-founding the travel company R Family Vacations 11 years ago. With her wife Anne […]

A chilling trend

Posted on 04 Dec 2015 at 6:00am

As gay ski weeks become less common, the big ones gain in importance ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com 2015 has been a year of change for the gay skiing community. OutBoard — which earlier this year marked its 20th event, specializing in snow-capped fun for gay snowboarders — has held its last party, […]