Europe

Greece

Hottest gay beaches: Mykonos

Mykonos is one of the top travel destinations of the worldwide gay community. The Greek island offers gay tourists everything their heart desires: lots of gay bars and clubs, turquoise blue water, beautiful beaches, and countless numbers gay men, of course. There is hardly a beach on Mykonos where you won’t find any gay visitors, since the beaches are all gay-friendly. We have selected the ones you must not miss when you spend your holidays on Mykonos.

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Italy | Rome

SpartacusTV: Gay life and pride in Italy’s Eternal City Rome

Welcome to a new episode of Spartacus TV! This time, Ulli Pridat visits Italy’s capital Rome. Known as “The Eternal City”, Rome sure has a lot to offer for tourists. But what about gay tourists – since the Vatican, located in the heart of Rome, only ranked 121st in the Spartacus Gay Travel Index? Ulli takes a close look for you on the weekend of Gay Pride in Rome 2019!

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Germany

Hottest gay beaches: Germany

Germany really offers gay holidaymakers everything: from the party and electrical capital Berlin to cultural diversity to mountains and the sea. Nudism is also not frowned upon in Germany and is practised on many beaches. Some of them are particularly …

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Netherlands | Amsterdam

SeniorPride: Giving back to older LGBTs

This year, LGBTs all over the world celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. It is a good opportunity to consider what we can give back to older LGBT generations who fought for equality all their lives.

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Germany | Cologne

24 hours: A gay day in Cologne

Berlin – who?, people would ask as Cologne was the most popluar destination for gay tourists in the 1990s. The hype about Berlin has certainly shifted the focus, but Cologne still does not only hold the famous carnival, but also Germany’s biggest Pride parade. SPARTACUS has visited the largest city on the Rhine – and we will show you how to enjoy Cologne best.

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Italy

Hottest gay beaches: Sardinia

Sardinia is a jewel in the Mediterranean. The island offers great holiday destinations and good entertainment for gays. Do you prefer tranquility and nature or party and fun? We have a selection of beaches you should not miss during your holiday.

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Belgium

Happy Pride day to Brussels!

The pride season is here! With the Belgian Pride in Brussels, the first European capital celebrated the first LGBT-Pride this year. We’ve got the best pictures for you!

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Switzerland

Because health is important

The highly anticipated MALE party will take place on Saturday, 1 June 2019 in Zurich for the second time – following the brilliant opening in February. The Härterei Club impresses with old industrial charme. It will once again serve as the location for the internationally renowned party.

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Italy | Catania

Catania: city between Etna and the Mediterranean

The city of Catania, a baroque marvel, is wedged between Etna and the Sea but also torn between the sacred and the profane. Both, tradition and the typical southern Italian culture as well as gay tourism have their place here.

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news

Australia | 16.09.2019

Video: SpartacusTV – Between Bondi Beach and Mardi Gras in Australia

The illustrious Bondi Beach, the Gold Coast and the famous gay festival Mardi Gras in Sydney – this time, Ulli Pridat visits Australia! He gives you an insight into what gay tourists in Australia should not miss.

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Italy | 16.09.2019

The “Lovers of Modena” were both men

The discovery excited archaeologists in 2009 and spread around the world: two skeletons were found in Modena, Italy, buried hand in hand a long time ago. A symbol of eternal love, the media announced at that time. Now it has been determined: the skeletons were both men – and promptly they were deprived of their status as lovers.

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Netherlands | Amsterdam | 03.09.2019

Rotterdam: Invitation to the Eurovision Song Contest 2020

The cat’s out of the bag: It was announced that the 65th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Rotterdam in 2020.

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01.08.2019

A rainbow flag for Europe

Political turbulence, a turn to the right, Brexit and increasing violence against LGBTs … It comes just at the right time: the rainbow flag of the EU stands for a united, tolerant Europe. It was designed by the citizens’ movement …

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01.08.2019

Rammstein sends signals against homophobia

The German band Rammstein often hits the front page with their tendency to provocation. As part of their tour through Eastern Europe, the musicians are currently taking a clear stand against homophobia.

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Botswana | 11.06.2019

Botswana decriminalises gay sex

Botwana’s High Court decided in a historic ruling on Tuesday that homosexuality is no longer punishable in the African country.

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