The RainbowTourism Team

We are gay travel industry pioneers, journalists and global travelers hailing from North America, South America and the South Pacific, and calling the Southern Hemisphere home. We write about what we know, not just where we live.

Some quick facts about Rainbow Tourism today

  • 10th year online
  • Strong base of gay & lesbian travellers planning trips to and around the globe with Australia, USA, UK, New Zealand and Canada our largest visitor base.
  • 28,450 unique visitors each month – a quarter million lesbian & gay visitors this year and growing
  • 32,080 Facebook fans
  • 9,100 Twitter followers
  • Google+ and paper.li social media launched in 2013
  • Pinterest and LinkedIn social media launched in 2014
  • Email newsletter relaunched in 2014

RainbowTourism.com was established in March 2005 and now has the following sites:

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rtaAll operators listed with this symbol have been visited or verified to earn Rainbow Tourism Accreditation status. Using an RTA accommodation means a gay welcoming stay. When you book tell the accommodation provider you found them on RainbowTourism.com.

gooAll operators listed with this symbol are Gay Owned and Operated.

RainbowTourism.com Recommended
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RainbowTourism.com Content

All articles on our sites are written by RainbowTourism.com staff writers and reflect our diverse LGBT interests and areas we have explored around the world.

If you find missing our out of date content please contact us so we can fix.

LGBT Events: Contact us on how to get your event published on our sites.

Tourism businesses: Visit our Get Listed section for options to showcase your business to LGBT travellers

Gay & Lesbian Welcoming Tourism Operators

Spectacular Views in Darlinghurst , Sydney

Unique modern 1 bedroom apartment with sweeping views of the entire Sydney cityscape, including the Harbour Bridge and Opera House. The Top of the Town building is centrally located in Darlinghurst, right next to Kings Cross and ten minutes walk to Oxford Street. The apartment reflects the must-have hotel qualities we’ve experienced in our travels […]