There was a time when the best a gay or lesbian cruise passenger could hope for from a "gay-friendly" cruise would be a self-organized "Friends of Dorothy" meet up.
Now, gay and lesbian socials are standard on most cruises, and are actually organized, promoted and hosted by the cruise lines and their staffs.
Since its 1995 inception as a emailing list distributed among friends in San Francisco, Craigslist has evolved into a popular classifieds site where you can buy, rent, or apply for almost anything.
However, the site is a little outdated when it comes to visual design and search functionality.
The cruise industry has come a long way, not merely acknowledging but embracing its gay and lesbian passengers.
Locke toldit is partly through his experiences of using dating apps to come to terms with his own sexuality which is why he co-founded Chappy.
Using Close5 might be an even better option than Craigslist, thanks to the user-friendly interface.
You can sort items by price and view them in photo thumbnails, which is far more helpful than having to read all the Craigslist headlines and hoping the image attached is not some boring stock photo.
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