Europe

Switzerland

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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Switzerland

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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Switzerland

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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Latvia

Video: Spartacus TV – How gay-friendly is Latvia?

Welcome to a new episode of SPARTACUS TV! Ulli Pridat visits the Baltic States this time – more precisely Latvia! He shows you the architectural masterpieces Latvia’s capital Riga has to offer and explains: What is the situation like for …

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Switzerland

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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Italy | Rome

Video: 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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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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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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Brazil | 16.10.2019

Brazil: Judge overturns Bolsonaro’s stop to fund queer cinema

Brazil’s homophobic President Jair Bolsonaro cancelled funding for TV shows six weeks ago because he disapproved of its content. He described the financial support for social projects, including LGBTIQ* films, as “money wasted”. Now a federal judge declared the financial freeze null and void.

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China | 01.10.2019

Chinese social media platform bans homosexual content

The Chinese social media and video platform TikTok seems to be a prime example of censorship. TikTok had already recently been criticized for censoring the protest in Hong Kong and thus creating a distorted picture of opinion. It has now become known that the company is also blocking content that shows, advertises or promotes homosexuality.

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Germany | 27.09.2019

Refugees need more information about sexual diversity

German sex educators and integration commissioners on Thursday called for increased sexual education measures for fugitives. At the conference on “Sexual Diversity and Flight”, one of the topics discussed was how to overcome existing prejudices.

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25.09.2019

How LGBT-friendly is Europe?

The European Commission’s Eurobarometer survey looks at the discrimination and social acceptance of LGBTI people throughout the European Union. The survey was carried out in May 2019 and the evaluation has now been published. How tolerant is Europe and what have been the developments since the last survey in 2015? Spartacus has selected the most relevant figures for you:

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Indonesia | 24.09.2019

Indonesia’s president postpones vote for gay ban

President Joko Widodo ordered that the newly formed House of Representatives vote on the planned law only at the beginning of October. The bill would make extramarital and thus homosexual sex a punishable offence. The controversial bill was originally supposed …

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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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