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ROOM MIXER – It’s not always a match!

ROOM MIXER – It’s not always a match!

How many times have we had dates through apps, dating portals, or even blind dates organized by our friends? Many times! And yet, we're still single! Many of you might hate this way of getting to know people, you prefer the traditional way, at a bar, in a supermarket, at work, etc., but we believe these are very helpful tools…
Axel Hotels President, Juan Juliá, statement for Barcelona

Axel Hotels President, Juan Juliá, statement for Barcelona

Juan Juliá, president of Axel Hotels and Chair of the IGLTA Board of directors, whose hometown is the city of Barcelona, wrote a letter to the global tourism community, expressing his pain as a result of the attacks that took place last Thursday, August 17th in the Catalan capital. In his letter, he reafirms that we must stay strong as…
I lied that I met my husband on Grindr

I lied that I met my husband on Grindr

David and I met for our first date at Dolores Park Cafe, but we met there because we’d found each other on Grindr — the gay, location-based dating app. We exchanged messages for about a week before deciding to meet up for coffee. By the time we met in person, we had already established that we were somewhat compatible. Even so, I…
Lesbian couple vanish after father ‘tricked’ them

Lesbian couple vanish after father ‘tricked’ them

A London-based lesbian couple has vanished after being ‘tricked’ into flying to the Middle East. Maria Jimena Rico Montero, originally from Argentina, and her Egyptian girlfriend Shaza Ismail have not made contact with their family since Monday (24 April). Montero’s mother alleges Ismail’s ‘disapproving’ father tricked them into flying to Dubai. Homosexuality is punishable by death in the United Arab…
Watch: Shirtless men doing yoga in kilts

Watch: Shirtless men doing yoga in kilts

Usually the Highland Games, Scotland’s national sport, involve rugged men in kilts tossing trees and hammers. But now the BBC has opened our eyes to an entirely new discipline we’d like to see included in the traditional competition: kilted yoga. And they got two hunky guys to demonstrate what exactly that would look like. As the name suggests, they didn’t…
Prince William and Lady Gaga nominated for British LGBT Awards

Prince William and Lady Gaga nominated for British LGBT Awards

Prince William, Lady Gaga, and a whole host of celebrities have been nominated for the British LGBT Awards. The full shortlist for the 2017 Awards, taking place on 12 May, were announced this morning (20 February). Dubbed Britain’s ‘gay Oscars’, the event seeks to celebrate individuals and organizations working to promote equality and advance LGBTI rights. ‘The 2017 NatWest British…
Meet gay man who fled Iran and found freedom as an underwear model

Meet gay man who fled Iran and found freedom as an underwear model

After President Trump’s Executive Order last Friday suspending the US Refugees Admission Program (USRAP) and imposing a 90-day visa suspension on people from seven Muslim-majority countries, one Iranian gay man’s story couldn’t be more timely. Arad (who prefers not to reveal his real name), fled Iran in 2010. He has since made a life for himself in the US. He has modeled for…
Gay couple feature in Kellogg’s Corn Flakes advert

Gay couple feature in Kellogg’s Corn Flakes advert

A gay couple are set to star in a series of adverts for the cereal brand Kellogg’s Corn Flakes. Chris Hall, 42, and Mark Hearfield, 59, will appear in the adverts alongside a number of other couples to talk about how they take their cereal. The couple, who have been married for over 20 years, jumped at the chance to…
Mother stabs gay son, burns his body, then claims self-defense

Mother stabs gay son, burns his body, then claims self-defense

A mother has reportedly confessed to stabbing her son to death because he was gay. Afterwards, she burned his body. Tatiana Lozano Pereira, 32, is accused of stabbing her 17-year-old son Itaberlly Lozano, after Christmas. She was arrested in the family’s house in the small town of Cravinhos, four hours north of the city of São Paulo. Pereira and her…
Contest Winner: Shopping Experience

Contest Winner: Shopping Experience

We already have the winner of the contest that we launched a few months ago: Do ​​you like fashion? At Axel Hotels we give you a complete shopping experience at La Roca Village! The lucky winner who today is enjoying this magnificent experience, which includes: 2 free nights during his stay, private transfer to the shopping village, welcome drink in…
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