Strategic Partners & Links

IGLTA.org
The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) is a great tool to find LGBT travel businesses and destinations. Whether it be for individual, group, corporate, or student travel, we have the best locations and the best packages for your perfect getaway. Please use the map and links below to find welcoming hotels, cities, countries, travel agents and tour operators around the world.

The ITB Academy is the culmination of over 45 years of international trade show expertise.
We offer exhibitors and trade visitors customized ideas and practical tipps on our extensive experience andcomprehensive knowledge of the industry. There are also supplementary elements for even more insights, e.g. presentations, webinars and workshops.

Take advantage of all our knowledge with the “World Travel Trends Report” and “Trends and Issues in Global Tourism” – and benefit from the ITB Berlin global network!

 NGLCC.org
 The NGLCC is the business advocate and direct link between lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) business owners, corporations, and government, representing the interests of more than 1.4 million LGBT businesses and entrepreneurs. The NGLCC is committed to forming a broad-based coalition of LGBT owned and friendly businesses, professionals, and major corporations for the purpose of promoting economic growth and the prosperity of our members.

PinkBananaMedia.com
Specializing in Web 2.0 Marketing to the online LGBT community, PinkBananaMedia.com focuses on the more unique aspects of online marketing, including Facebook, MySpace, IgoUgo.com and TripAdvisor.com, as well as helping set strategy for reaching gays & lesbians in LGBT blogs, LGBT community websites and LGBT social networks.

TomOnTour.com is the perfect place to promote and advertise your products and services to the gay traveler. Present your destination, your gay-friendly hotel or your travel offers to the global audience of our TomOnTour users.

Please contact the TomOnTour marketing team. They will send you their up-to-date rate card.

 

eTurboNews,  is a daily bulletin of reports written by a global team of contributing editors, writers, guest analysts and occasional correspondents, focused on events, company news, market trends, political and legislative development, with a focus on travel, tourism ,entertainment, food and global issues.

Utopia-Asia.com is the Net’s oldest and most respected Asian G&L information resource, founded in Thailand in 1994. With millions of page views, top Google ranking, and detailed travel and gay scene listings in hundreds of regional cities, Utopia is the go-to website for businesses wanting to reach both Asian LGBT and international travelers with a special interest in Asia. Dedicated to promoting positive alternatives for regional gays, Utopia has received kudos from mainstream media like TIME Magazine, Lonely Planet, Yahoo and The New York Times.

GayCities.com
We’re aiming to make GayCities the only place gays and lesbians (and their friends) need to turn to find out where to go, stay and eat in cities around the world. We started GayCities because it was too hard to find useful, up to date, comprehensive information on gay bars, welcoming hotels and B&Bs, good restaurants and fun events when traveling. And the information you can find always seemed to be missing something: what people actually say about the place.

Fun Maps
Since 1982, FunMaps® have been promoting gay and lesbian friendly businesses in resort areas and major cities throughout the United States and Canada. Each FunMap® contains detailed street maps, business directories, community resources, listings and beautiful display ads, all of which welcome and invite gay and lesbian patronage. Celebrating 25 years of serving the GLBT community, our circulation is now over 3.5 million maps, making FunMaps® the most widely used publication in the gay and lesbian market today!

 NavigayTour.com
Navigaytour travel guides are comprehensive visitor guides written and designed specifically for the gay and lesbian traveler. Whether you are planning a weekend getaway with friends or organizing a dream vacation for you and your partner, Navigaytour guides provide valuable insight into the must-see and hidden treasures of gay-friendly destinations.

Passport Magazine
America’s #1 Gay Travel Magazine. For five years PASSPORT has provided essential and indepth information for GLBT travelers in the USA, Canada and around the world. Colorful, personal journalism by seasoned writers is accompanied by comprehensive resource directories filled with contact information, beautiful photography and an exhaustive calendar of international events fill out each issue of the magazine, both in print and online.

Damron Company
Damron currently publishes four titles: the Damron Men’s Travel Guide, for gay men; Damron Women’s Traveller, for lesbians; Damron City Guide, a full-color guide with maps of major cities and gay resort areas for men and women and Damron Accommodations.

The Kliman Group
The Kliman Group is a consulting practice specializing in creating, facilitating and managing customer advisory boards, focus groups and strategic planning sessions for the meetings industry. We also serve our clients by analyzing and improving group service procedures for hotels and resorts.

Gay Ad Network
Gay Ad Network and Lesbian Ad Network together form the category leading gay media network, reaching over six million unique users per month across 250 popular LGBT web sites, blogs and social networks. Ranked as the largest gay media property by comScore Media Metrix and Quantcast, Gay Ad Network provides online advertising and media services to businesses targeting the gay and lesbian market and is proud to be an NGLCC Certified Business Enterprise.

CURVE
CURVE, the nation’s best-selling lesbian magazine, spotlights the latest entertainment, travel and politics from a lesbian perspective. Our lesbian-related celebrity interviews, news, style, travel, social issues and reviews have helped CURVE achieve a level of prominence that has kept us in the spotlight for 17 years. Read by more women than any other national gay and lesbian publication, CURVE has been named Best Gay and Lesbian Publication by the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD).

 Here Media Inc.
Here Media Inc. produces and distributes LGBT content across all platforms worldwide. Here Medias iconic brands distribute gay media and world cinema programming with universal, humanistic appeal.

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