The vast majority of L.G.B.T. people don’t think about safety enough, said Charlie Rounds, the board chair of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association Foundation.
We don’t plan our travels around our sexuality and we certainly don’t think we should feel any different than any other married couple traveling the world.Having said that, unfortunately we are a little different.
Traveling as a gay couple sometimes we have to be a bit more mindful. We have to suss out the atmosphere and people of where we are, be respectful of certain cultures and traditions all while never losing sight of who we are. It is a fine balance but we’ve managed to make it work really well so far. Continue reading “Tips for the gay traveller”