Crossing the Andes onboard LAN Airlines | Santiago de Chile, Chile | Crossing the Andes beween Argentina and Chile is always a treat to the eyes. Without a doubt of of the many magnificent and beautiful sites I have seen around the world. Taken onboard LAN Airlines flight 532. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends
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Carlos Melia Globe Trotter by DNA Magazine | Sydney, Australia | The new February Issue of Australia’s best-selling magazine for gay men is out, and this time includes Carlos Melia as one of their featured profiles, under the section of Lust for Life. The article/interview was entitled Globe Trotter Carlos Melia’s Ideal Life, a summarized log of my career, travel experiences and current/future projects. Continue reading Carlos Melia Globe Trotter by DNA Magazine
PRCo ranks CarlosMeliaBlog as Top Luxury Gay Travel Blog | London, UK | PRCo leading international Public Relations Consultancy to the hotel, travel, fashion and luxury goods industries based in London with offices in New York, Paris, Moscow, Munich, Milan and Dubai, has ranked CarlosMeliaBlog.com as the Top Luxury Gay Travel Blog in the world, after and exhaustive search. Here is the public testimonial by Andrew Whiteside – Head of Digital PRCo.
…”As Head of Digital for PRCo it is my job to identify and establish relationships with the very best online influencers in the world of luxury travel, hotels and spas. There is no shortage of bloggers in this sector, many choosing to cover niche angles such as families, cuisine or design; but Carlos Melia is surely the best for the Gay Community. Apart from understanding the medium perfectly with a skilled blend of video, photography and witty, accessible copy – Carlos is a true jetsetter in every sense of the word. I believe he is uniquely placed in his chosen sector with not only a passion and appreciation of high-end hotels, but a comprehensive understanding of the industry aquired from years of experience…”
It is an honor for me to work along and receive such kind words of appreciation and recognition by PRCo and all their exclusive list of represented properties worldwide, and very much look forward for a future of synergies and collaborations. PRCo represents worldwide some of the top luxury hotels and travel brands such as Four Seasons, Aman Resorts, Fairmont Hotels, Sofitel, Rocco Forte Hotels, Versace , Taj Hotels, Sodashi among many many others, which I look forward to have featured and reviewed at CarlosMeliaBlog soon in the future. So a big Thank You to all of you, my readers and followers, for being there for the last two years and help me make this dream a reality. Learn more about PRco at www.prco.com. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends
MATE Magazine’s Travel FYI by Carlos Melia | The Netherlands, Europe | T FYI (aka. Travel FYI travel section) of Mate Magazine, will now on have the personal signature of Carlos Melia. Mate is an international high-end lifestyle leading magazine for gay men with base in Europe. MATE targets it’s audiance through a unique, independent, journalistic approach and a rich and mature design. Mate is published in English, German and Spanish. Invited by Edwin Reinerie - Publisher and Editor in Chief, from this month on and for four times a year, I will be responsible and contribute for their travel section Travel FYI. Continue reading Mate Magazine’s Travel FYI section by Carlos Melia
Searching by Destinations Worldwide now is easier at CarlosMeliaBlog.com | by Carlos Melia | Easy breezy ladies and gentleman. Hey everyone. After a few request and feedback from my followers worldwide, I have made it easier to find posts by Destinations at CarlosMeliaBlog.com. Please check the new section DESTINATIONS WORLDWIDEand send me your comments. How? Either click on the | destination | button on the left sidebar where the MENU is located below Select Catergories or even simpler click on this link http://carlosmeliablog.com/destinations-worldwide/ . Thank you for your constant support, interest and feedback. Cheers CM
Interview with Lords South Beach Hotel Founder Brian Gorman | South Beach, Miami | This morning I interviewed at the Penthouse of the Lords South Beach Hotel with Brian Gorman, Founder of this almost brand new property, located in the heart of South Beach, steps away from Ocean Drive and the Gay Beach – Collins Avenue between 11th. and 12th. Street). I have also spent one night in the hotel at one of their Pies-a-terre Suites. Review, videos and photos to come soon to CarlosMeliaBlog.com. A few interesting concepts and things to highlight, which Brian explains during the video interview: An Appropriately Oriented Hotel Concept. Lords South Beach Gives Back to the LGBT Community. Future openings. Hope you enjoy it. CM
(*) Special Thanks to Caroline Sloan at M18 Co for connecting and introducing me to Lords South Beach Hotel. (**) For more information or to book a stay at the Lords South Beach please fill out the FORM below or call me at Cel. 646.460.6045 | Tel. 212.399.6161 | email at email@example.com
IGLTA’s Consumer Trade Show Fort Lauderdale | Ft. Lauderdale, Florida | So YES once again we made it and was AMAZING to see all the local Gay crowd of Wilton Manors and Ft. Lauderdale and the IGLTA’s Consumer Trade show that took place yesterday afternoon at the Wilton Manor City Hall. There I had my own booth representingCM by Carlos Meliaand four of my sponsors. The show was very well attended, from 6 to 10PM and we had the closing Concert in the Park with Kristine W. I want to THANK my Sponsors SAX Chicago A Thompson Hotel, Design Suites Hotels (Buenos Aires, San Carlos de Bariloche, Salta and El Calafate), Tango Porteño Show and Dinner and specially to Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa Miami Beach (picture above with Jorge Collazo, Directors of Sales and Markering) Margarita Balaguer, Sales Manage at Sol Melia Group representing ME by Melia Hotels, one of the official sponsors of CarlosMeliaBlog.com.
IMPORTANT!!!! And now as promised, for the WINNER of the PRIZE (03 nights at the Design Suites Hotel Buenos Aires + Tango Show and Dinner for 02 at Tango Porteño + 02 nights at the Design Suites Hotel Salta). The lucky winner is: JIMMY KUN from Miami. You will receive an email from me with further instructions on how to collect you prize. Congratulations. !!! CM
Happy Easter and more Travels | Best wishes and Happy Easter everyone from both Ce Kai (aka. ck ) and myself Carlos Melia. And watch out with the chocolate guys, not only ruins your figure and gives you acne, but also now airlines are charging extra for every single new inch in your waist… just kidding ha ha ha, well for now you never know with airline executives …. ENJOY IT with your loved ones. CM and my little buddy CK
SFGAM.com features Carlos Melia and Mr Gay World | Manila, Philippines | The most prominent web and social network for Gay Asian Men Worldwide, has recently featured Carlos Melia and Mr Gay World. During my last visit to Manila, Philippines, Anthony K., their contributor from Singapore, interviewed me about my past as Mr Gay International 2008, my current projects on Gay Travel and Blogging worldwide among other subjects. Thank you Anthony K. and Scott Tsui – Founder of SFgam.com. Check the full interview at SFGAM | www.sfgam.com