Switzerland

Switzerland | Zurich

Pink Apple Festival: The queerest Film Festival in Switzerland!

Andreas Bühlmann talks to us about the PinkApple Festival – the biggest gay and lesbian film festival in Switzerland. This year it takes place from 28.4.-7.5.2020 in Zurich and from 8.-10.5.2020 in Frauenfeld.

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Design line 4 – Zurich’s most artistic tram

If you are planning a trip to the gay-friendly Swiss city of Zurich this year, we have a special tip for you: a trip past the city’s art hotspots – getting off optional. And the price is unbeatable, because the vehicle is a normal tram. The somewhat different city tour.

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Where gay life is happening in Zurich

-Advertorial- Zurich is a very interesting city for gay tourists. They can discover many fascinating things, meet new people, visit cultural events and have a great time. Zurich is a very gay-friendly city. Still, there are some extra gay neighborhoods. …

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Meet Henri Matisse, William Forsythe and Le Corbusier this autmn

Zurich, the city by the lake, is not only a dream destination in summer. In autumn and the approaching pre-Christmas season, the city offers great culinary experience, parties and events as well as cultural highlights. That calls for a spontaneous city trip! We have listed for you what highlights you shouldn’t miss in Zurich this autumn – or really at any time of the year.

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Video: Party, wellness and sauna in Zurich

The perfect weekend in Zurich. Remo Jost presents the biggest gay hot spot of Switzerland. Part 3 reports about the sea, party life and wellness. Remo shows us the best places in Zurich where you can go and relax, where you can party and where you can have fun and relax.

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Video: Gay bar-hopping tour in Zurich

The perfect weekend in Zurich. Remo Jost presents the biggest gay hot spot of Switzerland. In Part 2, Remo shows you the best places in Zurich where you can warm up for a great, gay evening.

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Video: The two top gay shopping locations in Zurich

The perfect weekend in Zurich. Remo Jost presents the biggest gay hot spot of Switzerland. Part 1 reports about the two best gay shopping locations. SPARTACUS visited MÄNNERZONE and KINGS OF FASHION ! KINGS OF FASHION is men fashion: sexy …

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Switzerland | Zürich

Enjoying the summer at the Lake

– Advertorial – Zurich – the beautiful city by the lake. Lake Zurich and the Limmat River, leading away from the lake, shape life in the Swiss city. Especially in summer there is a lot going on outside: Chatting with …

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Switzerland | Zürich

Angels Flash Party: SuperHero!

“Street Parade”, the world’s largest techno party, will take place in Zurich on August 10th. The whole weekend will be dedicated to electronic music. Numerous events accompany the parade. One of them is the gay party “Angels Flash Party: SuperHero”.

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news

01.07.2020

Grindr won’t be a mafioso, but straight

Even if “Vicente Acquisition Partners” sounds Italian, it isn’t. After a consortium of bidders close to the Berlusconi clan rumored to have tried to sell Grindr at the beginning of the year, there are now three U.S. hetaeties who brought the dating app home to Trump’s America.

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Cyprus | 30.06.2020

Alone against windmills: How a German fights for Cyprus’ gay scene

Werner R. had a dream: to build a gay sauna in Larnaca, to give the community a home, to gradually expand the gay infrastructure – and to make Cyprus the new gay hotspot of the Mediterranean. But he did the calculation without the corrupt authorities and the Greek Orthodox Church.

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29.06.2020

Hard accusations: How racist is the gay porn industry?

Former porn star Race Cooper reports on structural racism in the gay porn world – and explains why he hates terms like “BBC” and is fed up with black men being reduced to one body part instead of being perceived as people with personality and soul.

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22.06.2020

187 signatories call on the Human Rights Council to act

After a break due to corona, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has resumed its work. At the 44th session of the UNHCR, which was scheduled for today, a coalition of 187 queer human rights organizations presented a joint declaration describing the effects of COVID-19 on the queer community worldwide.

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Ghana | 21.06.2020

Grindr blackmail in Ghana: The community strikes back

Queer activists from Ghana raise the alarm: Gay and bisexual men are supposed to be spied on in dating apps, lured to places under false pretences, beaten up, robbed and/or blackmailed. Daily. The police and law enforcement of the African country do not care. Now the community is fighting back itself: With a Facebook page, victims warn others of their blackmailers.

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Chile | 20.06.2020

Coming out in Chilean professional basketball

Daniel Arcos, Chilean professional basketball player, is gay. The 1.91 meter tall athlete has been a striker in the squad of Chile’s best professional basketball club, Club Deportes Castro, for years. Now the 26-year-old came out on Instagram in an impressively open-hearted and emotional posting.

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