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Honoring Everyday Heroes in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Nicholas Snow | Posted 12.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

I consider myself a multimedia entertainment activist practicing "entrepreneurial activism", the definition for which which I came up with (although I don't think I'm the first person to do so) many years ago by combining two definitions from a Webster's dictionary;

Jaywalking in L.A.!

Jay Weston | Posted 12.02.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The amazing poster for the Hungarian film, WHITE GOD. It's also the last shot of the movie, with 250 dogs lying on the plaza in front of the little girl who stars. poster from Magnolia

These Adorable Vintage Campers Take Trailer Living To A Whole New Level

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 11.12.2014 | Fifty

Trailer living brings about a certain mental image that's usually not very flattering. However, when that trailer happens to be a vintage model, it's ...

Greater Palm Springs Pride Festival Moves Downtown This Weekend

Nicholas Snow | Posted 11.06.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

Palm Springs is already huge on the global gaydar screen, but in this journalist's opinion, it's reputation as one of the best cities for LGBTQ residents and tourists alike is about to go through the stratosphere as a dramatic change comes to the Greater Palm Springs Pride celebration.

Chihuahua in a Suitcase

Ana Garcia | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Ana Garcia

I am a bit of a snob. I like nice hotels with great food and luxurious spas, so does my Chihuahua, Jacob. Finding a hotel that will take us both, isn't always easy. Jacob's actually more down to earth than I am, and not because he's lower to the ground.

Notes on Crack

Robert Julian | Posted 10.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Robert Julian

I am 64 and I have a boyfriend. The absurdity of this situation is not lost on me. First of all, how the hell did I get to be 64? One night I'm exiting the dance floor, all hot and sweaty, heading for the coat-check just before "last call" and in no time at all I wake up a senior citizen.

The Lesbian Mastermind Behind The Dinah: An Interview with Mariah Hanson

Tristan Higgins | Posted 12.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Tristan Higgins

As confirmation of her lifetime of success, Mariah will be honored by The Center in Palm Springs with its first ever "Legacy Award" to recognize exceptional work on behalf of LGBT people living in the Coachella Valley.

Power Up's Latest Feature, Die, Angelo, Die, to Film in Palm Springs (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Nicholas Snow | Posted 12.11.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

Die, Angelo, Die, the 16th film (and a feature at that!) from the non-profit LGBTQ production company, POWER UP, will be filmed in Palm Springs says...

Is It a Luxury Apartment Building or a Hotel? Hotels With Gorgeous Apartment-Style Rooms

Oyster | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Oyster

These days, more and more hotels are catering to the ever-growing crowd that seeks a home-away-from-home vibe by offering guests super-sized suites with tricked-out amenities.

6 Chic Cities for Long Weekend Getaways

Joy Pecknold | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

Summer's over, but the fun needn't fade -- it's weekend warrior season.

Richard's Picks: The 11 Best Hotels for Winter 2014-2015

Richard Bangs | Posted 12.07.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

I think it fair to share some of my discoveries over the past months, and those I think worth exploring during the chilly weeks of winter, when the color of the world is really in the imagination, or in a warm-walled escape to another bliss.

Palm Springs' Cinema Diverse Called The Academy Awards of Gay Movies

Nicholas Snow | Posted 11.18.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival has more and better advance buzz than in any previous year, even being called a Gay Oscars (isn't that redundant?)

On the Culture Front: Tennis Without Humidity (and Other Wonders in Palm Springs)

Chris Kompanek | Posted 11.03.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As the US Open rages on through insane humidity, I'm reminded of a weekend I spend last year at the BNP Paribas Open, in lovely (and dry) Palm Springs...

Babymoon Like a Celeb: Six Gorgeous Hotels Where Celebrities Celebrated Their Babymoons

Oyster | Posted 10.13.2014 | Travel
Oyster

We're always looking for an excuse to go on vacation, and thanks in large part to pregnant celebrities, "babymoons" are becoming a very real thing.

Best Spots for Live Music: 10 Hotels From Las Vegas To Mexico

Oyster | Posted 10.07.2014 | Travel
Oyster

From poolside DJ sets to soulful jazz in a cozy lounge, hotels give their guests a unique way to enjoy the city without leaving the grounds. If you're someone who loves to kick back and enjoy live music, you'll definitely want to bookmark these 10 hotels!

Weekend Getaway: Two Perfect Days in Palm Springs

Roadtrippers | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Palm Springs is the ideal West Coast weekend escape. Thanks to its close proximity to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix, this desert resort city was basically made for vacations and getaways!

10 Golf Courses With Amazing Views

Oyster | Posted 09.14.2014 | Travel
Oyster

So what if you double-bogey when all you can see is crystal-clear ocean for miles?

Larry Storch: Still a Stand-Up Guy

Andrew J. Lederer | Posted 08.25.2014 | New York
Andrew J. Lederer

Something wonderful is happening tomorrow (or Thursday the 26th, if tomorrow isn't Thursday where you are). Larry Storch is performing comedy in New York.

5 Affordable Places to Hide From Summer Crowds

U.S. News Travel | Posted 08.10.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

While it's true that the price of a vacation and volume of domestic travelers have increased since 2013 (according to a recent survey conducted by Orbitz.com), a summer getaway isn't out of the question for budget-minded travelers.

6 Great Memorial Day Getaways

Budget Travel | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

From Palm Springs to D.C., we've rounded up six convenient Memorial Day escapes from coast to coast to ensure that you spend more time enjoying your blues festival (or pool party) than you do deciding where to go.

4 Casino Perks That Even Non-Gamblers Will Love

Shermans Travel | Posted 07.13.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Let's take a look at what other casinos are doing to stand out from the pack.

The Hotel With The Best Service Is...

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.13.2014 | Travel

Today, travel site TripAdvisor unveiled its list of "Travelers’ Choice Hotels with Exceptional Service." The rankings take into account millions of ...

How The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies High-Kicked My Sobriety

Jamie Brickhouse | Posted 07.08.2014 | Gay Voices
Jamie Brickhouse

It was the first time that I didn't think about having -- or not having -- a drink. I lost myself in the joy of that matinee performance and the exuberance of the performers who were happy to be alive despite -- or because of -- the years of baggage behind them.

Kid-Friendly Itineraries in Five Western U.S. Destinations That Cater to Adults

Amy Whitley | Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel
Amy Whitley

The best say both. The following Western US destinations are world-renown as wedding destinations, wine regions, or spa retreats, but have a secret: they're all surprisingly kid-friendly.

A Love Letter To Palm Springs

Love Letters | Posted 06.23.2014 | Travel
Love Letters

Palm Springs, you have provided me with so much joy over the years. I have found a passion that has no limits. You have afforded me the opportunity to live my life in an area of the world rich with spirit and the appreciation of our natural surroundings. You have allowed me to follow my own path in life and find a home.