Sweden | Gothenburg

This is how Gothenburg celebrated EuroPride

Joint with Stockholm, Gothenburg in western Sweden was the second venue of EuroPride 2018 and the city centre was in firm LGBTIQ* hands for the whole weekend.


USA | Chicago

Chicago celebrated Market Days

What a party! A good 200,000 visitors flocked to Boystown, Chicago’s trendy neighborhood, last weekend to celebrate the Northalsted Market Days.


Netherlands | Amsterdam

Canal Pride 2018: Celebrating Amsterdam

This is what a city celebrating Pride has to look like!


international pride calendar and gay events

Sweden | Stockholm

Stockholm has celebrated EuroPride

The whole of Europe is flying its flag in Stockholm: the Swedish capital has hosted the EuroPride for the third time.


Spain | Malta

First European TropOut Festival on Malta

This year, the Mediterranean island of Malta will host the regular TropOut Festival.


USA | Aspen

Queer Summer in the Rocky Mountains

The fashionable small town of Aspen in the mountainous US state of Colorado has mainly been known to winter sports enthusiasts. That is going to change: With AdventureOUT there is now also a queer event in July.


USA | Palm Springs

Palm Springs: Celebrate with Kylie Minogue under the California sun

Throughout 2018, California’s desert town of Palm Springs attracts queer travellers with festivals and events. The first highlight takes place in April already.


USA | Chicago

Summer of love

Chicago’s diverse LGBTIQ * scene is not only reflected in Boystown, but also in a number of major events – from the election of International Mr. Leather in May to the Pride Festival at the end of June to the barely known Market Days in August.


Israel | Tel Aviv

‘Loud and Proud’ in Tel Aviv

“God’s Promised Land” is a melting pot of different cultures, scenes and religions. And very queer!



Austria | AUSTRIA, SALZBURG | 12.09.2018

Romantik Hotel GMACHL – Living tradition at the gates of the Mozart city Salzburg

  The 4* Superior Romantik Hotel GMACHL is located in the village idyll of Elixhausen. Only a few steps separate the guests from the meadows and hills of the Salzburg Lakeland.     Active holidaymakers, soul treeers, romantics and nature …


USA | Tampa | 01.08.2018

New Gay Guide for Tampa

A new brochure “Visit Tampa Gay” informs about the different neighbourhoods and attractions and gives insider tips from prominent members of the local LGBTIQ* community.


USA | San Francisco | 08.04.2018

San Francisco: Airport honours Harvey Milk

Terminal 1 at San Francisco Airport will in future be named after the gay politician Harvey Milk, who was murdered in 1978.


Germany | Berlin | 14.03.2018

These are the winners of the first SPARTACUS Travel Awards

For the first time in its nearly 50-year history, SPARTACUS, one of the best-known brands for the international LGBT travel community, has awarded the SPARTACUS Travel Award.



1st place for Canada and Sweden

The new SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index names the LGBT Friendliest Travel Destinations. Canada and Sweden share the first place – Germany is catching up.


Berlin | 28.02.2018

ITB Berlin: So many offers for gays and lesbians as never before

Even bigger and even more diverse: from 7 to 11 March 2018, ITB Berlin will be presenting the world’s most extensive range of holiday offers as well as the latest travel trends and offers for gays and lesbians at a travel fair.