Best in Gay Travel 2013

A handful of places you may want to consider heading to this year.

One of the best things about a new year is a clear calendar to fill up with all kinds of new explorations. And, if you’re smart (and thrifty), you’re already thinking about your 2013 plans. But hopefully you haven’t made too many decisions yet, because Huff Post’s Gay Voices blog just released a list of this year’s best gay travel destinations that you might want to toss into the consideration ring. They include spots in Europe, South America, Africa and even in the Middle East.

Check out their picks below. They were chosen by a handful of gay-travel experts, like Curve Magazine‘s Merryn Jones, Out‘s Jerry Portwood and Ed Salvato of ManAboutWorld.

  • Istanbul, Turkey
  • Bogota, Columbia
  • Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Austin, Texas
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Key West, Florida
  • Los Angeles California
  • Women’s Events, like Michigan’s Womyn’s Fest and Wild Rainbow African Safaris