The allure of Cuba is as thick as cigar musk and as strong as a double rum on the rocks. But despite the world’s fascination with the Pearl of Antilles, the average gay traveller couldn’t name a city beyond Havana. If you fall into said category, we’re here to help!
Read on for three must-see UNESCO World Heritage Cities every gay traveller should scribble into their Cuban itinerary.
Continue reading “Beyond Havana: 3 Other Cuban Cities Gay Travellers Should Visit.”
“If it’s so difficult for Americans to get to Cuba, why bother?” I asked my new travel companion. We’d just met as part of Out Adventures’ Cultural Cuba gay tour.
“Well, it’s kind of like forbidden fruit.”
His answer hit me harder than a double Havana Club on the rocks; the allure of Cuba — despite Trump’s hardened stance on US-Cuba relations, the “sonic attacks”, the hurricanes etc. — is the mystery surrounding the flamboyant destination. The thrill of going somewhere you were told you couldn’t.
As a Canadian who’s enjoyed the splendours of Cuba countless times, here are my top ten reasons Americans should visit this unique destination — despite the hoops they need to jump through. Continue reading “10 Reasons Americans Should Join Us in Cuba, According to this Gay Canadian”
Locally — and lovingly — it’s known as Lotusland. It’s the gateway to Whistler, and the crown jewel of British Columbia. It’s also where we wrap up our Canada: The Rockies and Vancouver tour, just in time for Pride. To help you relish your time there, we’ve put together a debrief regarding the west-coast wonder. Continue reading “Just the Tips: Vancouver”
We’re hosting a Canadian adventure, eh! Scroll down for 8 reasons to join us on the west coast of Out Adventures’ home and native land.
Continue reading “8 Reasons to Join Us in Canada”
by Lino DiNallo
Though best known as our *cough* humble scribe, Staff Writer Lino DiNallo (read: me) will lead his first esteemed group of homosexualists through the Rockies, Okanagan, and Vancouver (the city he calls home). Learn more about hitting the road with him in this handy Q&A. Continue reading “Get to know your Rockies & Vancouver tour host: me!”
Visiting Cuba is an exciting albeit confusing proposition. There are lots of questions worth asking, and some answers are more complicated than others, but we’ve done our best to tackle them all here.
Continue reading “Can Americans Still Travel to Cuba? Yes.”
Adam Bolton has 12 years of experience teaching yoga and is one-third of Men’s Retreats, a company specializing in yoga and surfing getaways for gay men. We’re excited to announce this charming yogi will be joining us on our Big Gay Cottage Getaway to help wake up your chakras and improve your pranayama.
Scroll down to learn about Adam, his personal practice and its specific benefits for gay men.
Continue reading “Why yoga’s great for gay men. And other answers from our resident yogi.”
In a very special edition of Roaming with Rob, our fearless leader offers his tips on how to best enjoy one of the gayest cities in the world and Out Adventures’ homebase, Toronto. We’ll spend two full days in Toronto before heading to The Hamptons of the North on our Big Gay Cottage Getaway tour this coming July.
Scroll down for all of Rob’s recommendations, including a few tips he couldn’t fit into the video
Continue reading “Roaming with Rob: Toronto”
Out Adventures is taking over lavish Northridge Inn this July for our Big Gay Cottage Getaway. The inn & resort is located on Lake Bernard in the Muskoka region of Canada, aka The Hamptons of the North.
Scroll down for a visual introduction to the posh property.
Continue reading “Stays that Slay: Enjoy Canadian cottage country at posh Northridge Inn”
2018 is shaping up to be an exciting year for Out Adventures with gay tours booked on nearly every continent. But the trip we’re most excited about is our Big Gay Canadian Cottage Getaway.
This will be the very first time the Out Adventures family shows off its home and native land! We’ll tour up to 50 gays around Toronto before spending nearly a week at gay-owned Northridge Inn and Resort in Muskoka, Ontario aka The Hamptons of the North.
Scroll down for a glance at some of the sexy (or just silly) shenanigans we’ll get up to on our Big Gay Canadian Cottage Getaway. Continue reading “Cutoffs, Sausages, and Water Sports, OH MY! What to expect on our Big Gay Cottage Getaway.”