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The coronavirus pandemic has caused the travel industry to grind to a halt with international border restrictions, reduction in flights and the closure of hotels and other tourism businesses. Although the situation is ever-evolving, it seems the likelihood of tourism returning to normal is finally on the horizon with international air travel returning and borders opening up worldwide in 2022. So with a new year full of hope, why not start planning your 2022 and 2023 travel itinerary? One of our favorite travel experiences is a gay cruise and 2022 and 2023 have got some great ones lined up.  So go sailing in Croatia, explore the Caribbean or join a clothing optional trip in Greece. We’ve got our top suggestions for you. Pick your favorite or pick them all, just don’t miss out!

Greece Gay Sailing with Two Bad Tourists

Sail the Greek islands with us! For Greece in 2022 we specifically chose Athens as the departure port since it makes booking flights simple with lots of direct options from Europe and abroad. The itinerary from Athens features a variety of islands and mainland ports including Hydra, Spetses, Porto Heli, Ermioni, Poros and Agistri. This group of islands known as the Saronics offers picturesque and energetic stops where you can discover local culture, classical architecture and the best of Greek cuisine, all while enjoying breathtaking islands, ports and local hospitality. It's the side of Greece where sailors gravitate due to it's gentle winds and calm seas and is the perfect sailing spot. Add on a few days in Athens before or after the trip to explore the history of this Ancient Greek city. View Greece Sailing →

June 18-25, 2022

Croatia Gay Sailing with Two Bad Tourists

We’ll be your hosts on this awesome gay sailing trip and we’ll also have a certified skipper to pilot the boat. You can enjoy an island-hopping vacation around the beautiful Croatian coastline with gay guests from around the world. We’ll stop at the best gay-friendly locations in the area for you to explore, as well as great beaches for an afternoon dip. You will arrive in port with enough time to explore the island, relax on our private yacht or find a nice cocktail sunset bar. The amazing destinations include the famous island of Vis, Hvar with its buzzing nightlife and fine dining, plus you’ll get the opportunity to party in Split’s bars and clubs. View Croatia Sailing →

August 25 to September 3, 2022

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VACAYA Caribbean Cruise

In 2023, VACAYA is turning five and they're going all out to celebrate with an incredible way to experience the Caribbean as you sail roundtrip from beautiful and uber-LGBT-friendly Fort Lauderdale with everybody under the sun! In honor of their 5 years, experience the very best of 5 different countries – one fabulous playground after another for each year: the United States, Mexico, Belize, Honduras, and Grand Cayman. In the world of charter cruising, there is one class of ship that rises above the rest – the Solstice Class from Celebrity Cruises. And they are thrilled to take the step up from Millennium Class ships to the Solstice Class’s stunning Reflection! Reflection is a perfect vessel for bringing people together. This will be their biggest celebration yet! With this cruise, they're announcing a myth-busting, game-changing, value-added benefit just for VACAYA cruisers… the ability to purchase Celebrity's unlimited beverage packages! View Caribbean Cruise →

February 12-19, 2023

Atlantis Virgin Voyages from Barcelona

A revolution is coming and you can be on board when this ship happens! Atlantis is the first and only company to charter Valient Lady, the brand-new Virgin Voyages ship, for an incredible experience unlike anything we’ve ever offered. From jaw-dropping entertainment to fabulously original dining to gorgeous design throughout, Valient Lady has all we’ve dreamed of and more. She’s simply the perfect ship for an Atlantis all-gay cruise. Be the first when we sail from Barcelona. View Barcelona Cruise →

July 3-10, 2022

Atlantis Harmony Southern Caribbean Cruise

Head further south in 2023 winter to explore the deep and exotic Caribbean with this amazing new sailing from Fort Lauderdale with an all-new southern Caribbean itinerary on the newer sister to Oasis! Harmony of the Seas is the perfect ship for the next chapter in gay cruising. It’s a thrilling chance to experience the ship everyone is talking about, with even more exciting entertainment and parties than ever. Three gorgeous islands beckon with the widest variety of thrilling adventures, awesome natural wonders, and vibrant island cultures as you sail on the Harmony of the Seas. It’s the perfect blend of true relaxation and the absolute best Atlantis parties, entertainment, and endless fun for 5,500 guests from around the world. View Caribbean Cruise →

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February 4-12, 2023

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