VACAYA has announced Kristin Chenoweth as godmother of their inaugural cruise in August 2019 and for the LGBT+ venture overall. Along with the announcement of their godmother, VACAYA announced a slate of headline DIVA entertainers who will perform onboard their August Ptown Cruise. Chenoweth as VACAYA Godmother: It's a longstanding nautical tradition for cruise ships to have a godmother, selected to bring good luck and protection to the vessel. VACAYA will take that one step
Variety Cruises, an award winning boutique cruise line, celebrates Pride Month with the launch of its Gay-Friendly brochure featuring its mega-yacht cruises to iconic and exotic destinations around the world. Variety’s small ship experience enables its guests to explore small ports that are not accessible to large cruise ships, in an intimate ambiance on yachts no larger than 36 cabins. Variety Cruises itineraries enable guests to explore the world’s most beautiful jungles,
Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest leisure travel company, today announced it has been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation with a perfect score for the third consecutive year in its 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), which rates U.S. companies on their treatment of LGBTQ consumers, investors and employees.
The index also recognizes Carnival Corporation with the designation of a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by HRC Foundation, the educa
Holland America Line has added the position of Business Development Manager, Affinity & Diversity Group Sales to its growing sales force. Lisa Blake, a hospitality and travel industry professional with more than 20 years in the business, was appointed to this new role.
In this capacity, Blake will aim to expand group sales and work with travel advisors looking to grow their business in the affinity and diversity market, including, but not limited to, women, a variety of eth
LGBT cruise veterans and one-time competitors Rich Campbell and Charlie Rounds announced today that Atlantis Events and RSVP Vacations will lead the way in promoting Destination Equality, a groundbreaking effort to raise funds and awareness for the Caribbean LGBT community. For over thirty years, the two companies have sent tens of thousands of LGBT travelers to the Caribbean, and this effort is the product of an interest in partnering with members of local communities in the