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The Top 5 Theatres in London

Menier Chocolate Factory This 180 seat fringe venue has gained significant notoriety in recent years for producing hit shows like Funny Girl, Sweet Charity and A Little Night Music – all of which transferred to the West End. The Chocolate Factory only opened in 2004 in its current incarnation but has quickly become one of...

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The German Obsession with Beer

The production of beer in Germany is so prolific that picking up a bottle of standard, but still excellent, pilsner from your local shop remains alarmingly cheap. Beer, it’s as German as a man in lederhosen eating a bratwurst. Pipped to the top spot by only by Austria and the Czech Republic, Germans are the...

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The Changing Face of Gay India

While a decade ago gay venues were incredibly scarce, perhaps a dozen across the country, today they are prolific, openly advertised and held without contention. There’s no question that India is one of the most frenetic and beguiling nations on earth. A melting pot of natural beauty, ancient religions, sublime foods and superb architecture. However,...

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Top Paris Museums

The Louvre It will come as no surprise that the world’s largest museum takes the number one spot. The building itself is as famous as the stunning collections it houses and was originally a fortress constructed in the 12th Century. Today its famed for displaying some of the most iconic pieces of art on the...

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The Value of Gay Travel – Beyond the Beach, Beers and Bears

Despite my younger-self prophetically denouncing the idea of a gay holiday, I now fully recognise the value of travelling with like-minded counterparts. It’s a well-trodden trope by those on the right that if the LGBT community is able to celebrate their annual gay pride, then straight pride should exist. You know, for the suppressed, straight, white, middle-class...

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Top Cultural Highlights in Athens

Athens is a stunning but sprawling city which is often overlooked in favour of the islands. However, spend some time in this ancient city and you’ll fall in love with its food architecture and people. Athens does have a gay scene but it’s a little more underground and clandestine than in other major European cities....

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10 Great Things to Do in Amsterdam

Heading to the Dutch capital? Here’s a list of ten fantastic things to do when you’re in the magnetic, charming and utterly wonderful city of Amsterdam.   Traverse the Canal Network Amsterdam’s famous 17th Century canals are one of the most spectacular features of a city anywhere in the world. The architecture lining the waterways...

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Best Gay Travel Apps

While it’s important that travel is a time to disconnect from technology and reconnect with the world – apps can be a fantastic way to help organise and assist you on your next adventure. Skyscanner Skyscanner is the premier app for finding cheap flights. It has excellent functionalities like a multi-city search and a destination...

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Best Baklava in Istanbul

Indulge in Turkey’s most opulent dessert surrounded by some of the world’s most breathtaking architecture in epic Istanbul.   The origins of this beautifully sticky, sweet dessert are thought to date back to the kitchens of the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul. For over two millennia there is evidence of Baklava being eaten everywhere from the Roman...

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Gay Pride is Fantastic – For Those Who Can Afford It

Pride is supposed to be an inclusive, political event. Not one that charges people for the privilege of attending an event which, at least in its inception, was a fight for equal rights and equality for the LGBT community. An absence of friends and my sincere disdain for biblical hangovers now I’m rapidly approaching the...