The Candlelit Vigil at Manchester Pride 2011

The Candlelit Vigil at Manchester Pride 2011  |  Manchester. UK  |  Last night I assisted, during the closing events of Manchester Pride 2011, to The Candlelit Vigil ceremony of Manchester Pride 2011, by George House Trust. A very emotional evening with very moving and touching speeches and performances, that make us remember that PRIDE is a moment to celebrate and be merry, but also the origin of PRIDE is to demonstrate LOUD and PROUD in favor to equality and rights. Continue reading The Candlelit Vigil at Manchester Pride 2011

Manchester come and fall in Love with the cotton city

Manchester come and fall in Love with the cotton city  |  Manchester, UK  |  invited by Visit Manchester, American Airlines and Machester Pride 2011, I spent a full week in this vibrant and charming city, which is one of the top destinations to be visited while in the UK. Only a few hours by train from London (by Virgin Trains), and with multiple connections to Manchester Interntional Aiport from all Europe and the Unite States. A brief into to Manchester into this post and follow or current and upcoming post on hotels, restaurants, tours and tips by clicking on the Manchester category. Trust me if you do not wake up in the morning from a beer hangover, then you have not been or experienced the real Manchester. I love MCR Continue reading Manchester come and fall in Love with the cotton city

Ridding the BUNGEE in Manchester

Ridding the BUNGEE in Manchester  |  Manchester, UK  |  I just can help myself. I love to try all this crazy things, specially when someone challenges me saying … ” Carlos, you wouldn’t do it, would you. ..” HELL Yes. This happened during the FEDERATION OUT of Africa event, which took place during the Manchester Pride 2011 at Academy on Oxford Road.  CM

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MANCHESTER PRIDE 2011 Parade

MANCHESTER PRIDE 2011 Parade  |  Manchester, UK  |  Today was the official 21st. Manchester Pride Parade, and I was there invited by Visit Manchester. We started around 12 noon and walk all around Manchester city escorting the genius and most infamous air hostess PAM ANN, all the way down to Manchester Gay Village. Check out the photos. Continue reading MANCHESTER PRIDE 2011 Parade

Manchester Most Gay Friendly City in the World

20110826-072642.jpg Manchester Most Gay Friendly City in the World | UK, Manchester | Andrew Stokes CEO Marketing Manchester and Carlos Melia at the Media Opening Cocktail for Manchester Pride 2011, at the MINT Hotel. Congrats Manchester for being awarded three days ago with the Most Gay Friendly City in the World. Happy 21st birthday Manchester Pride. CM

How do you do UK and Manchester Pride

20110825-085918.jpgGood Morning UK and Manchester Pride | UK, Manchester | after a short and very comfortable six hours flight, we have landed in Manchester. And exciting week of activities and events awaiting, that I am excited to be able to share with you all. Now transfer from the International Airport to our hotel in the area of Canal Street, epicenter of Manchester Pride 2011. More to come. CM
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Carlos Melia Loves Manchester all the way from New York

Carlos Melia Loves Manchester all the way from New York  |  Times Square, New York  |  invited by Visit Manchester, I join the group of people worldwide expressing their love for Manchester, UK and their campaign to show the world, that they are proud of their city and united against anti-social behaviour, after the past riots that have taken place all over the UK. Next week I will be joining a small group of Travel Bloggers, on a press trip to Manchester Pride 2011, and once again we will show our love to this amazing city. On the 26th August the ‘I Love MCR’ logo will be as visible around the city as possible, both online and offline. Update your Twitter and Facebook profile images and get photos of you and your business with the image. Add the I Love MCR twibbon to your Facebook and Twitter profile picture. Check their Facebook page at I Love MCR. Show your love. CM

CarlosMeliaBlog.com will assist to support Manchester Pride 2011

 

CarlosMeliaBlog.com will assist Manchester Pride 2011  |  Manchester, UK |  in only ten days I will be flying to the UK, to assist the 21st Edition of Manchester Pride, invited by Visit Manchester. Manchester Pride (19-29 August 2011) is an annual festival celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life, that also works to raise money for LGTB and HIV organisations.  Running for ten days at the end of August, the festival will feature sport, film, debating and campaigning, and arts and entertainment.  It culminates with the Big Weekend, a four-day ticketed event in Manchester’s gay village that boasts a huge market and the Pride Parade – this year’s parade theme is ‘Through The Decades’. Continue reading CarlosMeliaBlog.com will assist to support Manchester Pride 2011

Visit Manchester and CM by Carlos Melia

Visit Manchester and CM by Carlos Melia |  Manchester, UK |  Hi Carlos, This letter is to confirm your invitation to join Visit Manchester on the Manchester Pride Press trip. The trip will celebrate the festival’s 21st anniversary and is set to be its biggest and best yet. The press trip will depart on the evening of Wednesday 24th August and return on Tuesday 30th August. Continue reading Visit Manchester and CM by Carlos Melia