SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Alaska Airlines has added an LGBT Travel section to its website, offering discounts to pride celebrations, gay wine tastings, and LGBT events across the country.
The Seattle-based airline says it created the gay microsite as “longtime supporters of the LGBT community” and same-sex marriage.READ MORE: COVID: Bay Area Vaccine Hunters Help Those Eligible Struggling To Find Appointments
“We were elated when the State of Washington expressed the same commitment by legalizing marriage for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. To show our continued support we are encouraging the LGBT community to travel, not only to Seattle, but to Pride events and gay friendly destinations all over the country.”
Discounts range from seven to ten percent on destinations that include Hawaii, Palm Springs, Puerta Vallarta, Seattle, San Francisco, as well as ski resorts.READ MORE: Twitter Sues Texas AG Over Alleged Retaliation For Banning Trump's Account After Capitol Riot
The microsite has a page devoted to LGBT wedding destinations. On it, the airline writes, ” we are proud to be flying to 23 of the states (plus Washington, D.C) supporting marriage equality.”
The guide offers ideas for weddings, honeymoons and bachelor/bachelorette getaways.MORE NEWS: COVID Reopening: San Francisco Unified Reveals More Details Of April Reopening
Delta, Southwest, American and Jet Blue have similar microsites devoted to LGBT travel.