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NYC Downlow

NYC Downlow

Created to highlight excellence in homocentric dance music – vintage house, disco, soul and funk – the NYC Downlow was born at Glastonbury Festival in 2007. It’s a temporary, counter-cultural,…
Finland

Finland

I arrived in Helsinki via Finnair, early on a Saturday night. Despite checking weather reports, the Arctic chill proved a bracing surprise. The city was quietly blanketed under a thick…
Athens

Athens

Greece may be going through some economic turmoil, but Athens remains a dazzling city that boasts the historic beauty of The Acropolis and wild nightlife for LGBT party animals, says…
The Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum

Regardless of the legal complexities and fears of ‘setting a precedent’ we should return the Parthenon marbles, says Stewart Who? When I first came to Athens in ’87, Stuart Laing…
Slovenia- Pink Week

Slovenia- Pink Week

Slovenia is a Central European jewel, boasting Alpine mountains, lush forests, historic cities and an Adriatic coastline. The capital, Ljubljana, is gorgeous, hip and knows how to party, says Stewart…
Te quiero Ecuador

Te quiero Ecuador

Ecuador’s Quito offers architectural wonders such as the Inglesia de San Francisco, a bubbling street culture and the chance to escape to volcanic Cotopaxi in the Andes within hours. The…
Letter from Melbourne

Letter from Melbourne

The beauty and madness of Ben Cousins, the comedy and drama of Pam Ann’s birthday and an education in Aboriginal art were the highlights of  a whirlwind week in Melbourne.…