Paul Heney

Paul Heney


Paul J. Heney is a lifelong writer and avid world traveler. He’s served as Editorial Director for several hospitality magazines, including Luxury Hotelier, Hotel Design, and Hotel & Motel Management. Paul’s travel passions vary, ranging from urban exploring to hiking in the mountains to finding the perfect beach. He has written extensively about family travel, green issues, cruises, and LGBT travel issues. He has won multiple Azbee awards for writing from the American Society of Business Publication Editors and served as National President of the association from 1999-2003. He lives in suburban Cleveland with his partner and two sons. Follow him on Twitter at @paulheney or Instagram at @paulheney.

Latest Articles By Paul Heney

  • Nov 10, 2022 8:06 AM ET

    IGLTA Global Convention Reaches New Heights in Milan

    The four-day IGLTA Convention, which took place in Milan, Italy, was the organization’s largest ever event outside of the United States. Here's a look at some of the highlights.

  • Oct 16, 2022 8:38 AM ET

    Why LGBTQ Travelers Need to Book WorldPride Packages Now

    As Sydney prepares to host its first-ever World Pride in 2023, LGBTQ travelers are being encouraged to book packages before the end of November, to ensure tickets for the biggest events.

  • Aug 27, 2022 6:54 PM ET

    AMR’s Secrets Riviera Cancun Has a Dual Personality

    A trip to this luxury all-inclusive resort near Cancun revealed how it gives travelers the best of both worlds: a quiet romantic retreat ... as well as an active, high-energy vacation spot.

  • Aug 1, 2022 9:00 PM ET

    LGBTQ Travel: Where To Go This Fall

    From Montreal to Honolulu, there is a multitude of Pride and LGBTQ-focused events happening over the coming months, giving queer travelers plenty of options. Here's a look at eight great reasons to travel this late Summer and Fall.

  • May 28, 2022 9:00 PM ET

    10 Pride Month Festival Celebrations Around the US

    June 2022 will be a busy month for LGBTQ travelers, with a multitude of Pride events across the country.

  • May 1, 2022 8:00 PM ET

    Don’t Overlook Queer Palm Beach

    From cuisine to beaches, and culture to sporting events, LGBTQ travelers have plenty to enjoy in Palm Beach County, Florida, a sunny paradise located north of Miami and Fort Lauderdale.

  • Apr 25, 2022 6:00 AM ET

    Puerto Rico Travel: A Caribbean LGBTQ Haven

    LGBTQ travelers have to take safety into consideration when traveling to the Caribbean, but Puerto Rico is possibly the most queer-friendly destination in the whole region.

  • Mar 2, 2022 4:00 AM ET

    A New Look at Queer Atlanta

    Queer travelers have endless options in Atlanta, but we tried out four of the southern city's best attractions: The Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca Cola, Delta Flight Museum, and the National Center for Civil and Human Rights.

  • Jan 9, 2022 5:00 PM ET

    gallery icon 30 LGBTQ Destinations To Explore in 2022

    LGBTQ travelers have been waiting to get back on the road and discover new destinations as well as reacquaint themselves with some old favorites.

  • Dec 29, 2021 9:31 AM ET

    What It’s Like Now on the Ground in Puerto Rico

    A recent stay at the La Concha Resort in San Juan and touring around the island shows that the U.S. territory is open for business and ready for tourists' needs.