Tour Operator Spotlight: Atlantis Events
Photos courtesy of Atlantis Events
Story by: Olga Bas
(1-800-6-ATLANTIS, www.atlantisevents.com, email@example.com)
About:Atlantis is the largest gay tour operator in the world and offers a variety of cruises in the Caribbean, Europe and around the Hawaiian Islands on state-of-the-art vessels accommodating approximately 2,000 passengers. With the atmosphere on board relaxed and cheerful, you can sip a drink by the pool or dance the night away. "It's an honor to be recognized by Out Traveler as one of the industry's top gay tour operators," said Oscar Yuan, Atlantis' Vice President of Sales & Marketing. "We're not just the world's largest tour operator specializing in gay and lesbian vacations; we really strive to create a unique travel experience at an exceptional value for every single guest." Make friends and create a memorable shared experience on board while visiting some of the greatest destinations the world has to offer.
Clientele: 100% gay, 95% men, 50% singles, avg. age range: 35-45
Price range: $ 1099-13,000
Upcoming trips: "Freedom of the Seas" Caribbean cruise, Atlantis' most popular cruise, sets sail on January 25th and lasts until February 1st 2009. Departing from Miami, Florida, with 3,700 guests, the cruise will touch down in Labadee, Puerto Rico and St. Maarten's. Featuring non-stop entertainment (and a special guest star or two) in the form of comedians, musical performances and even a gay hypnotist, Atlantis offers "the best parties at sea. Or land."
Deals and steals: With two months to go, there are still staterooms available starting at just $1,269 per person, which is an exceptional value for a seven day customized gay cruise.
If you decide to take the plunge, you can meet our Editor-in-Chief, Ed Salvato, on the "Freedom of the Seas" cruise.