PRESS RELEASES

April 9, 2019 – VACAYA to Reunite Gilbert Baker’s 25th Anniversary Rainbow Flag

February 3, 2019 – VACAYA takes over UNICO 20°87° Hotel Riviera Maya

December 12, 2018 – VACAYA Media Alert – Announcing Jaymes Vaughan as Cruise Director

August 1, 2018 – VACAYA Consumer Press Release
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May 7, 2018 – VACAYA Launch Press Release

Articles about VACAYA

May 13, 2019 – OutSmart Houston – reports that VACAYA is an “LGBTQ startup making waves in the travel industry”

May 3, 2019 – TravelPulse – VACAYA CMO Patrick Gunn is interviewed by Paul Heney of TravelPulse, a valuable resource for travel agents and consumers.


April 17, 2019 – MetroSource – MetroSource’s Top Picks of LGBT Cruises and Vacation Packages

April 9, 2019 – EdgeMediaNetwork – Gilbert Baker Rainbow25 Flag Heads to Ptown on VACAYA Cruise

April 4, 2019 – OutTraveler – LGBT Vacation Company Is Changing The Game For Queer Travel


March 28, 2019 – LAVENDER Magazine – Sail like a Celebrity with VACAYA

March 6, 2019 – EDGEMediaNetwork – VACAYA Oasis @UNICO2087 is Welcoming the Full LGBT Spectrum by Ivan Quintanilla


February 23, 2019 – MNN – VACAYA CEO Randle Roper is interviewed by Manhattan Neighborhood Network’s Anu Singh at the NY Times Travel Show

February 18, 2019 – Forbes – It’s Time To Book Your LGBT Halloween Getaway, And There’s Only One Choice This Year – VACAYA Oasis @ UNICO 2087

February 5, 2019 – Passport Magazine Blog Global Cocktails – Recommends VACAYA as One of Four Amazing LGBT Cruises to Experience in 2019


January 31, 2019 – Lavender Magazine – Living Life Out On The ‘Edge’ by writer Mike Marcotte

January 4, 2019 – EDGE Media Network – LGBTQ-Friendly Cruise Lines for 2019


December 22, 2018 – HeSaidMag.com – National Pink Traveler writer Steven Lindsey celebrates VACAYA’s arrival on the scene.

December 13, 2018 – EDGE Media Network – Jaymes Vaughan Joins as Cruise Director on VACAYA’s Inaugural Voyage.


November 21, 2018 – CruiseCritic.com – Writer Gina Kramer looks at the best Gay and Lesbian Charter Cruises in 2019.


October 11, 2018 – CruiseCritic.com – Troy Petenbrink explores the options available to travelers in “How to Choose an LGBT Cruise.”


August 30, 2018 – PinkPlayMags.com – Bryen Dunn of PinkPlaysMag.com explains the unique benefits of VACAYA

August 30, 2018 – LuxuryDaily.com – Sarah Ramirez, editor from the news leader in luxury marketing, interviews VACAYA CMO Patrick Gunn.

August 16, 2018 – Lonely Planet – The LP editors interview CEO Randle Roper about the bold direction VACAYA is taking in LGBT+ travel. En español. 🇦🇷

August 14, 2018 – PDR & Associates – Washington Blade/Huffington Post columnist Peter Rosenstein chats with VACAYA founders Tracy Terrill & Randle Roper.

August 7, 2018 – JetSettersBlog.com – Worldwide travel news blogger JetSettersBlog.com shares the news of VACAYA’s entry into the market.

August 6, 2018 – DreamBlog.it – Italian blogger Davide shares the news about the VACAYA launch with his global audience. In italiano. 🇮🇹

August 6, 2018 – TravelWireNews.com – News of VACAYA’s launch continues to break.

August 5, 2018 –  Kreuzfahrt 4.0 – German Travel Blogger Mr. Ralf explores VACAYA. Auf Deutsch. 🇩🇪

August 5, 2018 – ItUsers.today – VACAYA un nuevo proveedor inclusivo de viajes LGBT. En español. 🇪🇸

August 3, 2018 – TheChillReport – A new German online travel magazine recommends VACAYA to its readers. Auf Deutsch. 🇩🇪

August 3, 2019 – TravelDailyNews.com – Vicky Karantzavelou, Co-Founder & Chief Editor of TravelDailyNews Media Network, shares news of VACAYA.

August 2, 2018 – PaxNews.com – A Canadian look at the growing number of certified Travel Pros who are discovering VACAYA and all we have to offer.

August 1, 2018 – LaVanguardia.com – An exciting new vacation option launches for Spanish-speaking LGBT+ travelers. En español. 🇪🇸

August 1, 2018 – adnkronos.com – Italy’s ADN Kronos Media shares news of VACAYA with Italian LGBT+ travelers.

August 1, 2018 – perssupport.nl – The Netherland’s ANP Pers Support media outlet talks about the launch of VACAYA with Dutch tourists.

August 1, 2018 – QVirginia.com – Writer Aaron Keen celebrates meeting The Vacayans at Shenandoah Valley Pride.

August 1, 2018 – EuropaPress.es – One of Spain’s leading media outlets shares the news of VACAYA’s launch. En español. 🇪🇸

August 1, 2018 – PressePortal.de – VACAYA – spannender Neuzugang debütiert im LGBT-Reisemarkt. Auf Deutsch. 🇩🇪

August 1, 2019 – LeLézard.com – Pleins feux sur VACAYA – Un nouvel acteur audacieux dans le secteur des voyages LGBT. En français. 🇫🇷

August 1, 2018 – TravelPulse.com – Breaking News Writer Donald Wood explains why VACAYA should be on travel agents’ radars.


July 18, 2018 – CruiseCritic.com – The definitive experts of CruiseCritic.com introduce VACAYA as the newest member of the LGBT Cruise world.

July 9, 2018 – GayTravel.com – The editors of GayTravel.com explore the clear differences that make VACAYA a bold new player in LGBT+ travel.


June 25, 2018 – AllGoodThings.nyc – Chef-to-the-Stars Lisa Adams lends her support to VACAYA in her latest blog, Reckoning

June 21, 2018 – CompeteNetwork.com – VACAYA Invites Sports Enthusiasts to Come Out and Play

June 20, 2018 – Experian.com – How the LGBTQ Community Can Save on Travel

June 6, 2018 – GayTravel.com – Celebrity Cruises Throws the Largest Pride Party at Sea


May 31, 2018 – KSVY RadioOut in the Vineyard Live‘s Gary Saperstein interviews VACAYA CEO Randle Roper. The VACAYA segment begins at the 18-minute mark.

May 23, 2018 – Advocate.com – VACAYA CMO Patrick Gunn shares reasons why LGBT community members should travel to less-than-gay-friendly destinations.

May 10, 2018 – MeetMeOnboard.com – J.A. Bower calls VACAYA and its leadership team “impressive” in the world of LGBTQ travel.

May 2, 2018 – GayTravel.com – Celebrity Cruises’ Ron Gulasky talks LGBT travel, calling out VACAYA CEO Randle Roper as an influential community leader.