While Out Adventures specializes in gay group tours, we also help couples and small groups organize tailor-made itineraries that suit their unique interests and schedules. We’re happy to organize everything from kikis in Kathmandu to romantic retreats in Rio.
Scroll down to find our top travel picks for your 2018 bespoke tour.
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Time to spill some tea: Pride is *not* the world’s most colourful celebration. That honour belongs to Holi, the Hindu Festival of Spring. Colour us impressed, so we’re heading there in March. The celebration marks the climax of nearly two weeks touring Rajasthan – here’s five things to know about the festivities.
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We’ve noticed our solo travellers have many recurring concerns. Will the cruise be a floating orgy? Is the land tour a minefield of social pariahs? To put you at ease about travelling with OUT Adventures, we’ve addressed the most common said concerns below.
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From killer Kilimanjaro to exhausting Everest, Out Adventures has been guiding gay men up the world’s most notorious treks and trails since its inception. It’s our belief that despite the sore muscles, the altitude sickness and the occasional blister or bruise, the rewards of surmounting Earth’s highest summits is an experience you’ll remember for a lifetime.
Below you’ll find three of our most popular upcoming hikes. If you want an example of a 12-week training program to prepare for such an industrious venture, skip over to our Preparing to Tackle Kilimanjaro post.
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Out Adventures’ Vietnam & Cambodia Mekong River Gay Cruise sets sail towards the river’s basin on January 2020. While we’ve already given you a taste of the luxurious vessel we’ll call home and introduced you to our hosts, Rob Sharp and Miss Conception, we also wanted to showcase the sites and experiences you’ll enjoy along this treasured river system. Check out our five favourite experiences below before giving us a call to book your cabin. Continue reading “5 Memorable Experiences From Our Mekong River Gay Cruise”
Jeb Stenhouse and his partner Mark Klein joined Out Adventures’ The Inca Trail & Machu Picchu tour in March 2017. The duo intended to climb the Peruvian Andes in order to experience the UNESCO World Heritage site firsthand. Besides the usual trekking gear, they brought along a camera to capture their experience.
Scroll through Jeb and Marks’ amazing photos below to better understand why Out Adventures has been hosting The Inca Trail & Machu Picchu tour for ten years.
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From revered restaurants to his go-to gay bars, Rob breaks down the best of Havana, Cuba in today’s Roaming with Rob.
As per usual, a number of Rob’s best-bets were left on the editing room floor. For a complete list of his recommendations as well as websites, addresses and phone numbers for those businesses mentioned, please see below.
You can find Out Adventures’ current Cultural Cuba and Cuban New Year’s Eve Fiesta tour dates on our website.
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Out Adventures loves to bring you the most diverse gay tours on Earth, and we’ve done so for nearly ten years. But some journeys bring travellers to nations less gay-welcoming than others.
When we tweeted about our Morocco Souks and Sand adventure, one follower replied, “Morocco? With serious anti-LGBTQ laws? Are you kidding me?”
On Facebook, another user asked, “Why would you go to a place…where you are against the law? Out Adventures should be ashamed promoting this…locals are sent to prison,” then went on to list the government’s anti-LGBT legislation.
A boycott may seem obvious, with homosexuality still illegal in 74 countries, but it may only hurt the people you’re rallying behind.
Consider these five questions to decide whether any land is worth a visit.
Continue reading “To Book…or Boycott? 5 points to ponder over not-so gay-friendly destinations.”