10/24/2012 11:04 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

Gay Getaways: 6 Great Trips to Take Right Now

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Some vacations we plan far in advance, and sometimes we just need to get away STAT! Each month at ManAboutWorld we query our Global Correspondents for suggestions on the best travel destinations for gays who need a break, whether it's in the next three days or the next three months. Below are our six picks for October. For our opinionated shortlist of where to stay, eat, shop and play, check out the October issue of ManAboutWorld. (You can download a free trial subscription from the iTunes Store.)

Gay Getaways: 6 Great Trips To Take Right Now

For insider recommendations on each of these destinations, and for travel inspiration every month, check out ManAboutWorld magazine.