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Best International Trips To Do In A Weekend

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While Labor Day weekend is quickly approaching, there’s still time to plan a last-minute escape. And although there are many options here in the States, there are some incredible international cities that are totally doable for a short trip. Find out about different destinations you can do in a weekend below: Read the rest of this entry

Why Puerto Vallarta Is A Gay Mecca You Have To Visit (Plus Pride 2016 Photos)

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It’s not just the 19 gay bars and clubs that make the Mexican Pacific Coast destination of Puerto Vallarta a gay mecca, but they certainly help and keep the evenings entertaining. After spending a few days in PV for its annual Pride festivities, this year with a 15-day agenda that brought together thousands of locals and visitors for the Pride parade and to celebrate this year’s approval of same-sex marriage in the state of Jalisco (where Puerto Vallarta is located), I really got to see the power of the beach escape for the LGBT community – and how it’s been blossoming for decades.

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Gay Travel Guide to Puerto Vallarta

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With Puerto Vallarta celebrating Pride this week, I thought I’d put together and share a guide for on Mexican town as a LGBT destination:

Where to Stay

If you want to stay in the heart of gay-friendly Puerto Vallarta, then the Zona Romantica (romantic zone, also known as the old town) is where you’ll want to look for a place to book. Most of the gay venues and hotels can be found here in the rather bohemian beach area of town with cobblestone streets. Everything is walkable here, with many stays along the beach or just a block away. Read the rest of this entry

Must Have: Summer Canvas Boots From Generic Surplus

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A canvas bag isn’t the only summer essential, a great pair of canvas shoes are as well. For my trip to Puerto Vallarta I brought along new favorites of mine, Generic Surplus’ Apache Canvas Mid-Top Boots. Read the rest of this entry

Must Have: Your New Summer Tote, Wheelmen & Co.’s York Roll Top

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A great canvas bag is always essential for summer and beach destination travel. For my trip to Puerto Vallarta I brought along one of my new favorite summer totes, Wheelmen & Co.’s York “Roll Top”. Read the rest of this entry

Grooming Essentials For A Long Trip

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When packing for a long trip that will last six days or more, it’s important to bring along grooming products that would be most essential to save on luggage space. While you can of course buy anything else you’d need during your travels, the following should be enough for most essential (and basics) needs while leaving you ready for each day: Read the rest of this entry

Travel Inspiration: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

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In this edition of Travel Inspiration, see highlights from my trip to Puerto Vallarta that’ll make you want to visit (especially with this hurricane making its way up the East Coast this weekend). Located along the Pacific Ocean’s Bahía de Banderas Bay, I got to experience this Mexican hotspot for a few days last month and explore areas such as Old Vallarta, the resort section, the ocean waters and a little bit of a hidden paradise:

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Outfit: Dipping Into Puerto Vallarta

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