PRESS RELEASES

Articles about VACAYA

October 19, 2021 – Gay Desert Guide – Get Ready for Pride and Show Your Support of the LGBTQ Community

October 14, 2021 – Out Traveler – Why VACAYA Thinks Travel Can Change the World

October 5, 2021 – Out Coast – Celebrity Cruises Welcomes LGBTQ Travelers

October 5, 2021 – OutSmart – VACAYA named Finalist in 2021 Readers Choice Awards

October 2, 2021 – Homo Culture – Is Croatia the Best Up and Coming Destination for Taking a Gay Cruise?


September 27, 2021 – Out Traveler – Ed Letter: Out Traveler is Back in Print!

September 27, 2021 – Out Traveler – What Does LGBTQ+ Travel of Tomorrow Look Like?

  • September 27, 2021 – Yahoo! News – What Does LGBTQ+ Travel of Tomorrow Look Like?

September 27, 2021 – Viajes y Noticias – Primer Crucero 100% LGTB a la Antártida Argentina. En español. 🇦🇷

September 9, 2021 – The Washington Blade – LGBTQ travelers show how to explore safely this fall

September 2, 2021 – Philadelphia Gay News – LGBTQ travelers show how to travel safely this fall


August 31, 2021 – The Portland Press Herald – Eight questions about traveling to Europe, answered


July 30, 2021 – OutTraveler – Why Your Next Vacay Should Be With VACAYA

July 14, 2021 – Fodor’s Travel – Costa Rica: Is This the Next Big LGBTQ+ Travel Destination?

July 14, 2021 – Edge Media Network – Caribbean Calling: VACAYA’s Record-Breaking Return to LGBTQ Travel

July 13, 2021 – The Points Guy – 4 things to consider before booking an LGBTQ cruise

July 13, 2021 – Región Cultural – Cómo será el primer crucero LGTBIQ+ en Argentina. En español. 🇦🇷


June 27, 2021 – PressFrom – Travel with Pride: 7 planning resources that cater to the LGBTQIA+ community

June 26, 2021 – Yahoo! News – ‘Pure glee and joy’: Exotic vacations are back, and LGBTQ+ travelers are leading the way

June 17, 2021 – PressFrom – These LGBTQ-focused travel companies can help you plan the perfect cruise

June 11, 2021 – AARP – LGBTQ Is a Growing Market for Travel Industry

June 9, 2021 – Barron’s Penta – Profile: LGBT+ Travel Expert Patrick Gunn’s Favorite Things

June 8, 2021 – Gaycation Magazine – LGBTQ+ Cruise Line CEO Says Sailing Is Back and Selling Out Everywhere

June 2, 2021 – Matador Network – On queer cruises, you can truly be yourself, and these are the best to take


May 27, 2021 – OUT – VACAYA’s travel packages are exactly what we need to start our post-pandemic life on the right track.

May 21, 2021 – Washington Post – 9 questions about traveling to Europe, answered

May 18, 2021 – ON THE EDGE – Edge Media Network’s Matthew Wexler talks emerging travel trends with VACAYA and R Family Vacations

May 13, 2021 – Washington Post – Luxury ranches and mini-moons: How covid has changed honeymoons

May 12, 2021 – OutSmart – Travel and Tourism Make a Comeback

May 11, 2021 – Out Voices Phoenix – Vacations are back on the agenda with VACAYA

May 10, 2021 – Metrosource – The 2021 Travel Bucket List with coverage of VACAYA’s Antarctica Cruise

May 10, 2021 – Scruff Brazil – Cruzeiro LGBT+ para o Caribe em 2022 já tem ingressos quase esgotados. Em português. 🇧🇷

May 9, 2021 – USA Today – LGBTQ travelers leading the way to tourism recovery

  • May 20, 2021 – GeorgiaVoice – LGBTQ Travelers to the Rescue!
  • May 20, 2021 – Watermark – Queers Lead the Way to Tourism Recovery
  • May 9, 2021 – Yahoo! News – LGBTQ travelers leading the way to tourism recovery

April 30, 2021 – Ahoy! – David Eugene Perry speaks with Randle Roper, co-founder and CEO of VACAYA

April 14, 2021 – GayCities – Provincetown theme weeks (including VACAYA Ptown Summer Jamboree) set to make a comeback in 2021

Apr 14, 2021 – Broadway World – VACAYA helps propel beloved drag performers’ careers forward

Apr 5, 2021 – QueerFourty – Become a Wonder Woman of VACAYA

Apr 5, 2021 – EdgeMedia – VACAYA Sails the Caribbean and Far-Reaching Adventures in Iceland, Seychelles, and Antarctica.


Mar 28, 2021 – Retire Fabulously – Writer Dave Hughes explores How the Pandemic Has Changed and Is Changing the Way We Travel

Mar 26, 2021 – Conversations with Doc Martin – Watch Dr. Martin Mendelson’s interview of VACAYA CEO Randle Roper

Mar 19, 2021 – GED Gay Entertainment Directory – Sail Toward the Future with VACAYA

Mar 16, 2021 – Cruise Critic – Gay and Lesbian Charter Cruises 2021-2022

Mar 2, 2021 – viaggiOff (Italy) – Dall’Argentina all’Antartide: la super crociera Lgbt+ salperà nel 2022. In italiano. 🇮🇹

Mar 2, 2021 – Travel Tomorrow – First LGBT+ cruise to set sail to Antarctica in 2022


Feb 27, 2021 – MercoPress – LBGT+ cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia in December 2022 sold out in ten days

Feb 24, 2021 – OutTravler – See Gay Penguins, Argentina & Antarctica on LGBTQ+ Cruise

Feb 24, 2021 – TravelPulse – Antarctica cruise the fastest sell out in VACAYA history

Feb 16, 2021 – GlobalTraveler – Tour Operators Launch LGBT+ Options for 2021

Feb 3, 2021 – Travel Pulse – How Are LGBTQ Travel Companies Planning for 2021?

Feb 3, 2021 – aboutTravel – Première croisière 100% LGBT pour l’Antarctique en 2022. En français. 🇫🇷

Feb 1, 2021 – JAKE – Gay Londoners in the know recognize VACAYA’s Antarctic Adventure is “a total game changer for big gay cruises!”


Jan 29, 2021 – Upsocl – The first LGBTQ+ cruise ship to Antarctica will set sail in 2022.

Jan 27, 2021 – He Said Magazine – VACAYA Launches 2022 Antarctica Cruise and a slew of other vacations

Jan 27, 2021 – GlobalTravelerUSA.com – Tour Operators Launch LGBTQ+ Options for 2021 (see Page 76)

Jan 26, 2021 – Bear World Magazine – VACAYA makes history with the first LGBTQ+ charter cruise to Antarctica!

Jan 26, 2021 – Pride Journeys – VACAYA Launches 2022 Antarctica Cruise

South American Coverage of VACAYA Antarctica Cruise Launch:

  • Apr 13, 2021 – Caretas Ilustracion Peruana (Peru) – El primer crucero 100 % LGTB a la Antártida saldrá desde Argentina en 2022. En español. 🇵🇪
  • Apr 12, 2021 – América Televisión (Peru) – El primer crucero 100% LGBT a la Antártida saldrá desde Argentina en 2022. En español. 🇵🇪
  • Apr 12, 2021 – Canal N (Peru) – Primer crucero 100% LGBT a la Antártida saldrá desde Argentina en 2022. En español. 🇵🇪
  • Apr 6, 2021 – El Litoral (Argentina) – Zarpará hacia la Antártida “Le Boreal”, el primer crucero LGBTI. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Mar 17, 2021 – Club Magazine (Chile) – El primer crucero 100% LGBT a la Antártida zarpará desde Argentina en 2022. En español. 🇨🇱
  • Mar 15, 2021 – Info Isla (Argentina) – Cómo será el primer crucero LGBT+ que partirá de Ushuaia a la Antártida y ya vendió todos los pasajes. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Mar 7, 2021 – Putumayo Extra (Colombia) – Así será el primer crucero LGBT desde Argentina a la Antártida. En español. 🇨🇴
  • Feb 26, 2021 – T News Magazine (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBT saldrá a la Antártida desde Argentina. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 23, 2021 – La Cueva de Domínguez (Peru) – Argentina promociona primer crucero LGTB rumbo a la Antártida. En español. 🇵🇪
  • Feb 17, 2021 – Press Latam (Argentina) – EL PRIMER CRUCERO 100% LGBT A LA ANTÁRTIDA ZARPARÁ DESDE ARGENTINA EN 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 14, 2021 – Head Topic (Argentina) – El primer crucero exclusivo para la comunidad gay en Argentina zarpará en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 12, 2021 – Catamarcaya (Argentina) – El primer crucero exclusivo para la comunidad gay. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 11, 2021 – información periodística (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBTIQ+ a la Antártida partirá de Argentina. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 3, 2021 – Norte (Argentina) – Argentina será punto de partida del primer crucero 100% Lgbtiq+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Feb 1, 2021 – Uno (Argentina) – El primer crucero de la comunidad LGTBIQ+ será en Argentina. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 30, 2021 – Blog Do Jornalista Arnaldo Moreira (Brazil) – O primeiro cruzeiro 100% LGBT à Antártida. Em português. 🇧🇷
  • Jan 30, 2021 – Buenos Viajes (Argentina) – Anuncian el primer crucero LGBT a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 30, 2021 – TN (Argentina) – El primer crucero exclusivo para la comunidad gay en Argentina zarpará en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 29, 2021 – Gay-Blog.com by Scruff (Brazil) – Argentina terá cruzeiro 100% LGBT runo à Antárctica em 2022. Em português. 🇧🇷
  • Jan 29, 2021 – Observatoriog (Argentina) – Argentina inaugura o primeiro cruzeiro LGBT+ para a Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 29, 2021 – Poenaroda (Brazil) – 1º cruzeiro LGBT rumo à Antártica sairá da Argentina em 2022. Em português. 🇧🇷
  • Jan 28, 2021 – Turismo12 AR (Argentina) – Vacaya apuesta a Argentina y anuncia el primer crucero LGTB+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 28, 2021 – Mensajero (Argentina) – El buque de la naviera estadounidense Vacaya partirá de Ushuaia el 6 de diciembre de 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 28, 2021 – Mercado & Eventos (Brazil) – Argentina terá o primeiro cruzeiro 100% LGBT para a Antártida. Em português. 🇧🇷
  • Jan 28, 2021 – Hoy Día Córdoba (Argentina) – Anuncian el primer crucero LGBT+ que irá desde Argentina a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 28, 2021 – Kit Radio (Argentina) – Anuncian el primer crucero LGBT+ que irá desde Argentina a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 27, 2021 – Compartiendo (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBT a la Antártida sale en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 27, 2021 – El Sol (Argentina) – Así será el primer crucero 100% LGBTQ+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 27, 2021 – Dimensión Noticias (Argentina) – Así será el primer crucero 100% LGBTQ+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 27, 2021 – Daily Traveling News (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBT saldrá desde Argentina en el 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 26, 2021 – Los Andes (Argentina) – Argentina fue elegida como punto de partida para el primer crucero 100% lgbtq+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 25, 2021 – MercoPress (Argentina) – Crucero 100% LGBTIQ a Antártica parte de Ushuaia en diciembre de 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 25, 2021 – El Sureñio (Argentina) – Crucero con pasaje Lgbtiq+ recorrerá la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 25, 2021 – Clarin (Argentina) – Argentina fue elegida para el primer crucero 100% lgbtiq+ a la Antártida en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 24, 2021 – Portal de América (Argentina) – Argentina fue seleccionada para el primer crucero Lgbtq+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 23, 2021 – Dimension Turistica Magazine (Argentina) – Crucero 100% LGBT+ prepara su primera expedicin de lujo a la Antrtida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 23, 2021 – El Esquiú (Argentina) – Crucero 100% LGBT+ prepara su primera expedición de lujo a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 23, 2021 – Rosario Ya (Argentina) – ARGENTINA FUE ELEGIDA PARA EL PRIMER CRUCERO 100% LGBTQ+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Noticias Por El Mundo (Argentina) – Argentina fue elegida para ser el punto de partida del primer crucero 100% lgbtq+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Telam (Argentina) – Los pasajeros iniciarán el viaje el 6 de diciembre de 2022 en una nave 5 estrellas. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Crónica (Argentina) – Argentina fue elegida para ser el punto de partida del primer crucero 100% lgbtq+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Senti Argentina (Argentina) – Argentina fue elegida para el primer crucero 100% Lgbtq+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Info Fueguina (Argentina) – Zarpará de Ushuaia crucero de lujo “exclusivo LGTB+” rumbo a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 22, 2021 – El Liberal (Argentina) – En 2022 partirá un crucero 100% LGBTIQ+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 21, 2021 – Via Pais (Argentina) – Partirá desde Ushuaia a la Antártida el primer crucero 100% LGBTIQ+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 21, 2021 – Viajeros Ocultos (Argentina) – Lanzarán crucero LGBTIQ+ a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 21, 2021 – Mensajero (Argentina) – ANUNCIAN EL PRIMER CRUCERO LGBT+ A LA ANTÁRTIDA. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 21, 2021 – Tarde Pero Seguro (Argentina) – Anuncian el primer crucero LGBT desde Ushuaia a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – El Periodista (Chile) – El primer crucero 100% Lgbtiq+ que visitará la Antártida, partirá desde Tierra del Fuego. En español. 🇨🇱
  • Jan 20, 2021 – ES Noticia (Argentina) – En 2022 partirá desde Ushuaia el primer crucero 100% Lgbtiq+ hacia la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Uno Santa Fe (Argentina) – La navegación está programada en uno de los barcos de expedición más lujosos del mundo. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – El Planteo (Argentina) – En 2022 Partirá desde Ushuaia el Primer Crucero 100% LGBTIQ+ Hacia la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Viajando (Peru) – Cruceros: salida a la Antártida para público LGBTen 2022. En español. 🇵🇪
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Info News (Argentina) – En 2022 partirá el primer crucero 100% LGBTIQ+ hacia la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – NotiTur (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBT a Antartida en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Critica Sur (Argentina) – En 2022 partirá desde Ushuaia el primer crucero 100% LGTB+ hacia la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Latitud 2000 (Argentina) – Antartida recibirá el primer crucero LGBT en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – el diario de turismo (Argentina) – Vacaya: Antarctica Cruise, Diciembre 6-17, 2022. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Grupo La Provincia (Argentina) – En 2022 partirá desde Ushuaia el primer crucero 100% Lgbtiq+ hacia la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – Hosteltur Latam (Argentina) – Anuncian el primer crucero LGBT desde Argentina a la Antártida. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 20, 2021 – La Agencia de Viajes (Argentina) – Vacaya navega a la Antártida en crucero 100% LGBT+. En español. 🇦🇷
  • Jan 19, 2021 – VIAG (Brazil) – Antártica receberá seu primeiro cruzeiro LGBT+. Em português. 🇧🇷
  • Jan 19, 2021 – Turismo 530 (Argentina) – El primer crucero LGBT+ a la Antártida partirá desde Argentina en 2022. En español. 🇦🇷

Dec 18, 2020 – Edge Media – LGBTQ Tour Operator VACAYA Announces P-Town ‘Summer Jamboree’

Dec 16, 2020 – Pride Journeys – VACAYA launches innovative LGBT+ vacation: 2021 PTOWN SUMMER JAMBOREE

Dec 12, 2020 – The Gay Traveler – VACAYA is taking over Provincetown for a ‘Summer Jamboree’

Dec 7, 2020 – Nomadic Boys – Top gay cruises to look forward to this year


Nov 24, 2020 – OUT.com – VACAYA is the only travel company featured in OUT’s holiday gift guide for the traveler in your life.

Nov 10, 2020 – Out Smart Magazine – PANDEMIC VACATIONS: Staying safe with COVID-19 precautions at popular travel destinations (page 66)


Oct 25, 2020 – FreshFruitMag – VACAYA is featured in a great FreshFruitMag.com article that outlines the state of the cruise industry.


Aug 31, 2020 – A&U Magazine – Senior Editor Dann Dulin offers an in-depth look at VACAYA Co-founder Randle Roper

Aug 27, 2020 – Metrosource – Plan your 2021 LGBTQ Vacation in New Orleans with VACAYA

Aug 26, 2020 – Pride Journey’s – VACAYA makes history again with innovative CLOSE-TO-HOME vacation: 2021 New Orleans Cruise

Aug 1, 2020 – EDGEMediaNetwork – LGBTQ Tour Operator, VACAYA Announces ‘Close-to-Home’ 2021 River Cruise


July 23, 2020 – A&U Magazine – Patrick Gunn shares his passion for travel and philanthropic endeavors including VACAYA’s ReachOUT program.


Apr 1, 2020 – Q Plus – The Love Boat – LGBTQ+Cruise ship


Mar 27, 2020 – Dallas Voice -The Dallas-Fort Worth LGBT+ community voted VACAYA “Best LGBT Cruise Experience” in the annual Readers Voice Awards

Article Series: VACAYA Blog – VACAYA Announces ‘Saturday Night Spotlight’ to Aid Entertainers in the Wake of Covid-19

  • Mar 27, 2020 – IGLTA – In an email to their members the International LGBTQ Travel Association highlighted VACAYA’s effort.
  • Mar 27, 2020 – He Said Magazine – A Cruise Ship Cabaret In Your Living Room – He Said Magazine highlights VACAYA’s ‘Saturday Night Spotlight’
  • Mar 24, 2020 – TAGS Podcast – In Episode 148 at timecode 00:29:30, the boys at TALK ABOUT GAY SEX Podcast highlight VACAYA’s ‘Saturday Night Spotlight’
  • Mar 21, 2020 – BroadwayWorld – VACAYA Holds ‘Saturday Night Spotlight’ to Help Entertainers In The Wake Of Covid-19

Feb 21, 2020 – GayTimes – How the world’s first LGBTQ cruise is shaking up the seas


Jan 20, 2020 – PrideJourneys.com – VACAYA – A Bold New Player in LGBT+ Travel Launches Season 2

Jan 4, 2020 – Travel Pulse – VACAYA contributes to article on Queer Trends in Travel


Dec 30, 2019 – Brides News – What You Need To Know

Dec 27, 2019 – Edge Media – Analysis of the LGBTQ Travel Industry and VACAYA’s role in it

Article Series: VACAYA Blog – Wedding Saved By VACAYA and Hilton After Venue Declined Gay Couple

  • Dec 18, 2019 – USAToday – Marriott apologizes after property denies same-sex wedding
  • Dec 17, 2019 – LGBTQ Nation – Sheraton refused to host this gay man’s wedding so Hilton is doing it for free
  • Dec 13, 2019 – Josh Rimer Vlog – The good and bad news about our wedding – VACAYA saves the day
  • Dec 11, 2019 – CityNewsTV – Wedding saved after venue declined gay couple
  • Dec 11, 2019 – The Lynda Steele Show – A tale of a Sheraton’s homophobia from Mr. Gay Canada 2019

Nov 12, 2019 – The Gay Journal – What is VACAYA?

Nov 10, 2019 – James Nunn – Vacay(a) in the Mexican Riviera

Nov 4, 2019 – BOYZ Magazine – A first hand account of “Life aboard with the cruising gays”


Oct 25, 2019 – Dallas Voice – Kristin Chenoweth calls cruising with gay men on VACAYA’s inaugural voyage “… my version of heaven!”

Oct 19, 2019 – Instinct Magazine – Jaymes Vaughan discusses VACAYA’s vacation space where everyone feels included, regardless of age, race, body type, gender, or sexual orientation.

Oct 17, 2019 – The Bay Area Reporter – New travel company markets to entire LGBTQ+ community, including kink

Oct 14, 2019 – GayCities – Cruise news! New trips, new ships with VACAYA

Oct 9, 2019 – OutTravler – My Lesbian Take on the First Totally Adult LGBTQ Cruise

Oct 2, 2019 – Travel Squire – VACAYA: A New LGBTQ+ Travel Company

Oct 1, 2019 – Advocate – UNICO 2087, A new gay friendly Mexican resort is redefining vacation


Sept 20, 2019 – Cruise Critic – 8 Reasons Why LGBT+ Travelers Will Love a Vacaya Cruise

Sept 17, 2019 – Cape Cod Today – Inaugural Vacaya Cruise Makes Cape Cod History with Differio

Sept 5, 2019 – IGLTA.org – Matthew Wexler shares his ‘LGBTQIAPK’ Week at Sea with VACAYA

Sept 3, 2019 – MeetMeOnBoard – VACAYA Makes a Great First Impression


Aug 25, 2019 – CruiseShipCrayz – Joe Sinapi outlines a compelling argument for LGBT+ cruising

Aug 23, 2019 – Edge Media Network – My ‘LGBTQIAPK’ Week at Sea with VACAYA

Aug 23, 2019 – CURVE Magazine – My VACAYA Experience (a lesbian perspective)

Aug 23, 2019 – GayCities – You want to go on a ‘gay cruise’? These photos show what it is really like

Aug 21, 2019 – Cruise Critic – 8 Tips for a Gay Charter Cruise – including VACAYA

Aug 16, 2019 – Instinct Magazine – Gay Cruise Line VACAYA Brings Pride History To Provincetown Carnival

Aug 15, 2019 – Edge Media Network – Katharine McPhee and More Prove the Power of Allies Aboard VACAYA’s Inaugural Cruise

Aug 15, 2019 – Cape Cod Times – Cruise ship arrives in Provincetown with piece of LGBTQ history

Aug 14, 2019 – VacationerMag.com – VACAYA Sails Inaugural Cruise from NY Harbor

Aug 14, 2019 – Gay Cities – Katharine McPhee sang on a gay cruise and told critics of her age-gap marriage: “Go f*** yourself”

Aug 14, 2019 – AOL News – Katharine McPhee and David Foster send clear message to critics of their 34-year age difference

Aug 14, 2019 – Top Style Today – Katharine McPhee to critics on age distinction: ‘Go f–ok your self’

Aug 13, 2019 – US Weekly Magazine – David Foster Says “Nobody Gives a S-t” About 34-Year Age Difference Between Him and Katherine McPhee

Aug 13, 2019 – Page Six – Katharine McPhee on critics of age difference: “Go f-k yourself”

Aug 13, 2019 – Bustle – Katharine McPhee & David Foster’s Age Gap Doesn’t Bother The Music Producer At All

Aug 12, 2019 – GayCities – Chenoweth singing showtunes on a gay cruise in this dress is next level

Aug 12, 2019 – ilovegay.net – VACAYA Sails Inaugural Cruise from New York Harbor

Aug 12, 2019 – Just Jared – Pop Culture blog reports on the special VACAYA onboard entertainment

Aug 11, 2019 – Entertainment Tonight – Kristin Chenoweth And Katharine McPhee Sing ‘Wicked’ Duet

Aug 11, 2019 – Broadway World – VIDEO: Watch Kristin Chenoweth & Katharine McPhee Unite for WICKED Duet!

Aug 11, 2019 – Playbill – Watch Kristin Chenoweth and Katharine McPhee Perform Wicked Duet

Aug 6, 2019 – DC Metro – 15 Questions in 15 Minutes with Olivier Award Winner Lesli Margherita

Aug 6, 2019 – Provincetown.com – CARNIVAL 2019! Welcome To The Enchanted Forest!


July 28, 2019 – GED Magazine – Leslie Jordan – Get A Load of Her!

July 18, 2019 – MetroWeekly – VACAYA wants to shake up the LGBTQ travel experience

July 6, 2019 – CURVE Magazine – VACAYA Ptown Cruise. Imagine cooling off this summer on the Celebrity Summit with adventurous and likeminded LGBT+ passengers.

July 6, 2019 – GayCities – Leslie Jordan’s mother didn’t know he took her on a gay cruise


June 25, 2019 – GettyCreativeInsights – Getty recognizes VACAYA for our expertise and ability to provide peace of mind and access to like-minded travelers.

June 24, 2019 – PrideJourneys – VACAYA is recommended as one of the world’s top LGBTQ cruise and travel companies.

June 11, 2019 – CruiseCritic – 5 Reasons to Get Excited About the New LGBT+ Cruise Company VACAYA.

June 11, 2019 – GayTimes – If you’ve never been on an LGBTQ cruise, this is the perfect moment to try one.

June 7, 2019 – GayCities – Interview with well known NYC burlesque dancer, Mr. Gorgeous, scheduled to perform on the VACAYA Ptown Cruise.


May 30, 2019 – VoyageLA – Meet Patrick Gunn of Vacaya in West Side – Santa Monica

May 29, 2019 – NewNowNext – VACAYA’s Proposal for Cruising as a Community

May 29, 2019 – Towleroad – Towleroad introduces VACAYA to their readers as a bold new player in LGBT Travel

May 21, 2019 – EdgeMediaNetwork – VACAYA Announces All-Star Entertainment for Ptown Cruise

May 21, 2019 – Passport Magazine’s The Broadway Blog – Broadway Stars Align on VACAYA’s Inaugural Cruise

May 20, 2019 – Newsweek – VACAYA CEO Randle Roper is quoted in an article regarding LGBT travel safety

May 20, 2019 – The Hollywood Times – VACAYA SELECTS KRISTIN CHENOWETH AS GODMOTHER

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

May 5, 2019 – AFAR.com – AFAR includes VACAYA as one of The Most Important Resources for LGBTQ Travelers

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


Apr 24, 2019 – Provincetown Magazine – On Our Radar

Apr 18, 2019 – VH1 – VACAYA sponsors RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11’s “Snatch Game at Sea” episode

Apr 17, 2019 – Metrosource – Top Picks of LGBT Cruises and Vacation Packages

Apr9, 2019 – EdgeMediaNetwork – Gilbert Baker Rainbow25 Flag Heads to Ptown on VACAYA Cruise

Apr 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


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

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

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


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

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


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

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


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


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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aug 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aug 1, 2018 – Travel Pulse – 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.