Spring 2014

Spring is in the air! Check out these great destinations for Springtime travel!



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NerdWallet Names Top 20 LGBT-Friendly Cities

By Nicole Wiesenthal | Thursday May 29, 2014
In honor of Pride Month, NerdWallet calculated the top 20 most LGBT-friendly cities in the United States. Seattle topped the list while California had the most cities, three, on the list. Florida though didn’t make the cut.

Go for the Food: Times Square Spotlight

By Mark Kennedy | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Times Square is a lot of things - a sensory-overload, horribly crowded, eye-popping and deeply exciting. Look further and you’ll discover culinary gems from pizza and burgers to craft cocktails.

Vegas Goes Tiny? Boutique Hotels Are Latest Trend

By Michelle Rindels | Saturday May 24, 2014
For years, Las Vegas took the bigger-is-better route, building expansive glassy megaresorts with 4,000 rooms apiece and seemingly endless check-in counters. But with just 188 rooms, the newest hotel-casino on the Strip takes a different tack.

New York State of Mind: 14 Can’t-Miss Discoveries

By Matthew Wexler | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Yes, there is more to New York than the Yankees, Broadway and Coney Island. Head north to discover central and upstate New York and you’ll stumble upon craft beer, internationally acclaimed opera, artisan cheese-making and a whole lot more.

Reinvented Vegas Delano Hotel Prepares to Open

By Michelle Rindels | Wednesday May 7, 2014
A Las Vegas Strip hotel that sometimes confused tourists and taxi drivers with its generic moniker, "THEhotel," is getting a distinct new name and a breezy, $80 million makeover hearkening to Florida’s South Beach Delano.

Kimpton Hotels Announces National Sponsorship of The Trevor Project

By Matthew Wexler | Thursday May 1, 2014
Kimptons Hotels & Restaurants has announced a national partnership with The Trevor Project, a leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth ages 13-24.

Confessions of a Benchwarmer: Spring Training and Beyond in the Sonoran Desert

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Apr 25, 2014
What happens when EDGE travel editor Matthew Wexler unleashes the ghosts of baseball past at Phoenix’s Cactus League spring training? Let’s just say there are a lot of balls in the air.

Toronto World Pride Preview: 5 Tips for the Ultimate Experience

By Matthew Wexler | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
World Pride Toronto is hedging its bets on success when it joins forces with Pride Toronto on June 20-29 for what’s expected to be the largest Pride event in North America. Here’s an insider’s look plus recommendations for the ultimate Pride weekend.

Literary Dublin

By Helen O’Neill | Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
With its old-world pubs filled with faded pictures of poets and rebels, clattery cafes and cobblestone alleys, Dublin is a haven for those who want to immerse themselves in books and writers and words - washed down of course, with a pint of Guinness.

Gay Days Arrives in Arizona

By Matthew Wexler | Monday Apr 21, 2014
The heat is on in Arizona as Gay Days arrives in Phoenix, May 8-12, 2014. Organizers of Arizona’s inaugural year anticipate upwards of 10,000 participants at 15 different events throughout the long weekend.

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