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Good morning, <<First Name>>, I've just arrived in Cairo for 2 weeks of adventures! Here's my first blog about the trip.
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Biden Supports LGBT Equality with forceful speech at Davos
While gay activists made headlines at Creating Change in Chicago, at the World Economic Form in Davos LGBT issues were discussed as bankers & business leaders were exposed to the economic benefits of inclusivity - and Vice-President Biden's strong vocal support.
Ashton's Arrival in Egypt
I'm excited to be on my first trip to Egypt - read about my arrival into Cairo - and stay tuned for more adventures as I travel around to the major ancient sites over the next few weeks.
Carnival means kissing!
Whether you're in Rio, New Orleans, Sitges or Colonge - the largest global celebration (besides New Years) starts today and goes through Tuesday night. Whether its Mardi Gras or Carnival (or even Karneval in Colonge) have an amazing time!

Female world news reporter  World News

India's Supreme Court has made it official - it will re-examine its decision to re-instate the ban on consensual sex between same-sex partners - no date has been set.

In the latest legal battle, Russia fined an LGBT activist $1200 for a social media post because it specifically stated that children should believe that gay people are brave & confident.

In a sports TV-second, ESPN identified Gus Kenworthy's boyfriend on live TV during it's coverage of his race at the X-games in Aspen (the first acknowledgement of a LGBT relationship on live TV was during the draft of openly gay Football player Michael Sam).

The first envoy devoted to LGBTI rights globally spent the beginning of the year traveling in Southern Africa, Michael Lavers at the Blade chronicled his trip.

  Travel

Read about my very first arrival in Egypt - from a lovely transfer in Istanbul - expedited arrival and Cairo's lazy-river of traffic.

Plan your partying in 2016 with Travels of Adam's guide to the best Gay Events in Europe - as a Berlin resident I trust his judgement.

Headed to LACheck out the cities best rooftop bars from Passport.


Signs of the times? London's largest gay sauna, Chariots in Shoreditch may close its doors (the site will become a luxury hotel) at the end of the month - leaving it's 3 other locations.

You can't just hop a plane to Cuba just yet - find out exactly what you need to take a trip to the next Caribbean hotspot.

Champagne Icon  Events


NYC. Attend the unveiling of the UN postage stamp for equality organized by the Free & Equal Campaign today at 4pm email unfe@ohchr.org.

NYC. Support one of New York City's best Pride Celebrations Friday at Winter Pride at World Manor, a cocktail benefit for Queens Pride.

San Fran. Join the counter-protest Saturday at Books Inc. & support the first public reading of an LGBT-themed children's story. The Westboro Baptist Church plans to protest this "fag propaganda."

Global. Are you ready for Mardi Gras or Carnival all over the world in the days leading up to Tuesday, February 9th.

Global. Monday is the Chinese New Year. Be glad you're not in Guangzhou where 100,000 travelers are trapped due to weather delays.

Upcoming. NYC. Swim with college alumni at the gay Ivy League's networking event, turned swimming party at the Roommate Grace Hotel Thursday, Feb 25.

  Featured Trips

Get $200 off a gay tour of Athens! Greece, Homeland of Democracy, Philosophy and Same-Sex Love - May 20-29, 2016. Visit the glories of ancient Greek civilization, and learn about the homosexual relations at the heart of Greek culture, with Professor Andrew Lear, world-renowned scholar of same-sex love in Antiquity. Mention 'Gayography' to get $200 off!

Join me in Orlando for Gay Day's 2016 - stay tuned for more promotions around Gay Days and One Magical Weekend over the coming months and sign up for my proposed trip now by emailing in.
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