Wilton Manors, Florida. The Cabanas, Wilton Manor’s only guesthouse and spa, is celebrating its tenth anniversary. What started out as a derelict, transient, weekly rental motel called Sante Fe Landings, is now a sprawling and luxurious all male retreat. Over the ten years, owners John Dorry and Bill Barnish have transformed the property into an [...]
The mile-high club got redefined yesterday as two couples, one gay and one lesbian, became the first same-sex couples to get married on board an airplane. This spectacle was organized by SAS Scandinavian Airlines, which hosted a wildly successful social media campaign, Love is in the Air, to marry the world’s first same-sex couple on [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Democrats said Wednesday they had a plan to overcome Republican objections and finally repeal the military’s 17-year-old ban on openly gay troops. The White House also expressed optimism that Congress would overturn the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, despite key GOP senators giving no indication that they would agree. A test [...]
Yes, it’s already November. Thanksgiving is just around the corner with Christmas and New Years soon to follow. The hot weather has tapered off and as we enjoy some beautiful South Florida nights there are a lot of us sharing the desire lately to get out and enjoy ourselves. Surely there never seems to be [...]
On Wednesday, Florida's 3rd district court of appeals upheld a previous trial court ruling which states that Florida's explicit ban on gay adoption is unconstitutional. The appeals court struck down the state law which prohibits the adoption of children by gays and lesbians on the grounds that gay and lesbian citizens are afforded equal protection [...]
FORT LAUDERDALE: By Word of Mouth • Cafe Vico • The Capital Grille • China Grill at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina • Coco Asian Bistro & Bar • da Campo Osteria by Todd English at il Lugano • 15th Street Fisheries • Grille 66 & Bar Restaurant at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six • [...]
Check out the short video about the Cabanas, brought to you by Antonio, the Wet Platimun Man. As always, our special guests have nothing but rave compliments about our resort....
The dog days of summer have come to an end in Gay Fort Lauderdale. Waiting just around the corner is the winter season, better known as "the real tropical summer" of South Florida.
As we roll into the month of August in South Florida, things really begin to get hot - and we're not just speakng about the weather. There's so much to do in Fort Lauderdale for tourists and natives alike, regardless of the season, age, or sexual orientation. With August being one of the hotter months, [...]
As a strong supporter of the LGBT population, Ms. Clinton has sponsored the following: The Employment Non-Discrimination Act, The Domestic Partnership Benefits & Obligations Act as well as The Mathew Shepherd Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act. She was also the very first "First Lady" to march in a gay parade.
On Sunday June 20th, the streets of Wilton Manors will be closed to traffic as the party begins for the Stonewall Street Festival, now in its 10th year. The festival is an annual celebration in memory of the Stonewall Riots of June 28th, 1969 - a critical date in history marking the beginning of the [...]
The award-winning Cabanas Guesthouse & Spa is doing it again by offering discounted rates for their 2010 HOT SUMMER SPECIAL, good from June 1st through September 31st 2010. The Cabanas Guesthouse & Spa is an all-male clothing optinal gay resort in the heart of Fort Lauderdale's "gayborhood" of Wilton Manors. Close to everything from shopping [...]
CONGRATULATIONS!!! Winners of the FREE STAY SWEEPSTAKES have been chosen, and we are proud to announce the winners as Christopher Berlin Joyce (top) from North Carolina and Benjamin Hong (bottom) from New York!! We have already contacted both Christopher and Benjamin and they have each claimed their prize. Each will enjoy a FREE four night stay and [...]
After 2 months of receiving your votes, The Cabanas Guesthouse & Spa is proud to announce Paul as the official winner of the "2010 Cabanas Boy" contest. Paul will be invited for a complimentary stay (not that he hasn't been here before) at The Cabanas and will be included in our 2010 summer photo shoot by photographer [...]
by South Florida Gay News After a highly successful event in 2009, the City of Miami Beach is gearing up for another historic Gay Pride Parade Festival and Expo set for Saturday, April 17 on Ocean Drive. With award-winning actress Sharon Gless and army activist/Iraq veteran Lt. Dan Choi serving as Grand Marshals, crowds are [...]