Moonlight over Manhattan Skyline | by Troy Masters | Great video of the Moon over Mahattan Skyline, taken by friend and colleague Troy Masters – founder and Publisher of Gay City News and Director of Production for Community Media LLC, the publishing group consisting of The Villager, Downtown Express, Chelsea Now and Gay City News. Just wanted to share it with you all my followers. Thank you Troy for sharing. Please everyone feel free to send me UNIQUE material of your destinations, I would love to post them and share. CM
(*) Troy Masters has given written authorization to CarlosMeliaBlog.com for the use of this video material.
Carlos to Chelsea gays: Let me help you leave town! | Chelsea, New York | Thank you Scott Stiffler at Chelsea Now and Troy Masters at Gay City News for a great write up and profile on my business and myself. Upcoming destinations and trends are the core of the conversation. You may read the full interview at www.chelseanow.com
Only a few concepts to highlight from the full interview:…” That’s where travel expert, blogger and marketing consultant Carlos Melia comes in. The globetrotting gay culture vulture and boutique getaway guru recently spoke to us from the sunny, albeit somewhat predictable, travel destination of Ft. Lauderdale…” and ...” With a little prodding, though, Melia proudly admits that the niche within the queer niche he’s especially interested in appealing to these days is the LGBT luxury market — those who seek something more from a vacation experience than mindless consumerism and nightlife activities indistinguishable from what’s to be found on the streets (and alleys?) where they live. The Melia demographic appeals to those interested in food, wine, art, design, culture and religion…” (*) Just one little TYPO I would like to correct. The photo at the bottom of page 15 where it says Lantau Island, Your new Panama Destination? should read San Blas Island, Your new Panama Destination?. Lantau Island is located in Hong Kong and is the Island where you go to see the Buddha, actually the biggest outdoors Seated Buddha in South East Asia. CM