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In addition to our regular travel articles, we’re starting a regular travel round-up, for those stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we didn’t have time to add. Enjoy!

INTERNATIONAL: LGBT Travel Presses for LGBT Rights (TravelPulse) full story

INTERNATIONAL: Delta Goes First Class for Pride 2015 (Edge Boston) full story

INTERNATIONAL: Gay Honeymoons: Exciting Urban Options (Passport) full story

BELGIUM: Muscles in Brussels: Dancing in the Street and Too Many Mojitos at (Gay Star News) full story

SOUTH AFRICA: Cape Town Four Ways (Shermans Travel) full story

UK: Expo Organizer to Measure Attitudes About LGBT Travelers (Exhibition World) full story

USA, INDIANA: Indianapolis Mayor To Be Grand Marshal of Pride Parade (Watermark) full story

USA, LOUISIANA: Louisiana Tourism Industry At Odds With Bobby Jindal Over Religious Freedom Bill ( full story

USA, NEW YORK: Cheap & Chic: New York City’s Greenwich Village (Shermans Travel) full story

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