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Weird Yet Wonderful Travel Campaigns of 2022

From typing ponies to Blair Witch, destinations try unusual tactics to draw tourists.

Get Lucky in These Stylish Necromancer Pants Made From Human Skin

Folklore says the wearer will have good luck – but with a very big catch.

These Queer Honeymooners Discover Iceland's Welcoming Embrace

The land famous for volcanoes, snow, and hot springs is perfect for a romantic queer honeymoon.

My Queer Holiday in Iceland: Glaciers, Waterfalls, and a Gay Pop Star

LGBTQ+ travel expert Joey Amato's recent visit (and a Friðrik Ómar concert) proves winter can be a great time to visit the magical land of ice and fire.

New Year's Glögg Recipe from Iceland's Blue Lagoon

The luxury spa and lagoon offers their take on an Icelandic holiday tradition, spiced glögg.

Iceland Tourism Invites You to Turn Your Lockdown Sweats into Boots

Yep, even Iceland can tell that you've been wearing those sweatpants for too long and you look like you desparately need to get outdoors! 

Against the Current

What happens when a trans woman attempts to be the first person to solo circumnavigate Iceland in a kayak — against the current? 

Gay Trainer to the Stars Takes You Around the World While You Sweat

We share some of the unbelievably beautiful locations in Raneir Pollard's Supernatural VR Fitness virtual workouts. 

A Rainbow of Travel Destinations

In time for Pride, enjoy these colorful destination inspirations.  

Gay Couple Marries in Front of Iceland's Erupting Volcano

The couple hiked into the location to wed in front of the dramatic natural event.

Scandinavian Countries the Most Sustainable For Tourism

Greta Thunberg's home country, Sweden, came out on top in the Euromonitor International Sustainable Travel Index.

Lesbian-Led Vök Performs at Live From Reykjavik This Saturday

Iceland's singer/songwriter of the year, Margrét Rán, on heart-break, musical inspiration, and performing at a live-streaming music festival.

BDSM-Inspired Anti-Capitalist Techno Band to Play Iceland Virtual Fest

Iceland's queer-adjacent techno-punk rebels Hatari, who perform this week in a streaming music festival, tells Out Traveler about their collaborations with Middle Eastern LGBTQ+ creatives and Rainbow Street.

Explore Iceland's Music at This 2-Day $50 Virtual Festival

Live From Reykjavík features Of Monsters And Men, lesbian-led band Vök, and the BDSM techno provocateurs Hatari. Streaming live worldwide November 13 & 14.

Celebrate Iceland with Fish Tacos

You might not think tacos when you imagine travel to Iceland, but with fish a staple, local chefs think outside the box.

A Gay Guide to Swimming in Iceland

Elska Magazine's author presents expanded diaries and snapshots from a trip to Iceland to explore the depths of the swimming pools there.

Gay Couple Featured in Beautiful Icelandair Ad

Let's go to Iceland!


WOW Airlines Names New Plane in Honor of LGBT Community

The TF-Gay will travel direct between San Francisco and Reykjavik, beginning in June. 

Watch: Iceland's Oldest Kid's Show Beautifully Explains Homosexuality

Watch: Iceland's Oldest Kid's Show Beautifully Explains Homosexuality

"You don’t decide what makes your heart beat, it just beats," explains former Eurovision singer Páll Óskar.

The World is Jör’s

Could Guðmundur Jörundsson become Iceland’s first global fashion designer?