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Columbus is quickly becoming known as an "up and coming gay city" ( with its lively neighborhoods, wealth of art galleries and bustling LGBT scene. The Municipal Equality Index (MEI) even says, "Columbus is a national leader for LGBTQ Equality."


13 Fun Places to Celebrate Halloween

November 6, 2017

Yup, the Midwest’s hippest city is a fun place to celebrate Halloween, with great craft beer, cutting-edge cuisine, and one of America’s most open-minded, fashion-forward populations.... Continue Reading >>

Hotel LeVeque in Columbus

September 27, 2017

Even though I love to travel, I’ve never been one who feels inclined to treat myself when it comes to the hotel. Well, my recent stay at Hotel LeVeque in Columbus, Ohio may have ruined me. READ... Continue Reading >>

TRAVEL Columbus: Sights and sites of change

July 31, 2017

One of the undeniable constants of life is change—and nowhere was that more apparent than during a recent trip to Columbus. As with previous visits there, Columbus is a nestled delight, with... Continue Reading >>


July 31, 2017

The Short North is a stretch of road in Columbus, Ohio, that’s recently reached peak hipster status. Primarily, it’s the main strip of High Street, just north of North Market in downtown... Continue Reading >>

6 Reasons Why Columbus, Ohio Is My New Favorite City (And Should Be Yours, Too)

June 6, 2017

Recently I spent a few days in Columbus, Ohio – never been; didn’t know what to expect – and I was similarly and pleasantly surprised. Located smack in the middle of the state,... Continue Reading >>

10 Under the “Gaydar” LGBTQ Cities

June 6, 2017

Columbus, Ohio’s drag scene is among the largest in the country. And Salt Lake City, Utah has an up-and-coming LGBTQ scene that may soon rival those on the coasts. Cities like Richmond and... Continue Reading >>

11 Up-and-Coming Meeting Cities that Sizzle and Satisfy

June 1, 2017

This year’s selection of 11 emerging U.S. cities consists of premium destinations for hosting business meetings, corporate events and association gatherings. From Northern California to the... Continue Reading >>

The 10 Best Cities for LGBT Retirees

March 10, 2017

In addition to considerations such as a low cost of living and low taxes, LGBT people tend to value cities with strong LGBT communities, higher levels of acceptance and the presence of... Continue Reading >>

Columbus Ohio City Wellness Guide

December 1, 2016

Columbus is a total foodie destination (trust me on this), which has gone under the radar for far too long. READ MORE Continue Reading >>

America's Best Cities for Gay-Friendly Retirement

October 4, 2016

Columbus may not stand out as a place with a thriving gay scene, but it's actually one of the best places in the Midwest for members of the LGBT community to call home. READ MORE Continue Reading >>