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How to turn a cruise ship into an Arctic luxury liner
What makes a gay cruise so special? Blanket acceptance, epic celebrations and A-list entertainment are only the beginning; these charters defy not only cruise standards but also social norms. The growing number of gay charters -- partial or full-ship takeovers by special interest groups -- continues to reflect the demand.
Courtesy of The Resort at Pelican HillForget about over-the-top amenities, fancy linens, and cutting-edge cuisine—sometimes all you care about at a hotel is having a gorgeous pool to dive into. That’s never truer than in summer, when both locals and travelers flock to the best outdoor hotel pools for sunshine, swimming, and a lively scene.