Europe

Switzerland

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.

more…

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.

more…

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.

more…

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 …

more…

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 …

more…

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 …

more…

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.

more…

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!

more…

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 …

more…

news

rainbow flag
31.08.2021

SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index 2021

Gay Travel Index 2021: Canada is the most LGBTQ*-friendly travel destination The editorial offices of männer* and Spartacus have compiled the annual Gay Travel Index and one person can be really happy: Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada. The …

more…

Great Britain | 14.02.2021

Great Britain: “Historical injustice” corrected

British military veterans who were dishonourably discharged from the military because of their sexual or gender orientation and lost all awards are to be rehabilitated and honoured again. In doing so, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) wants to correct a “historical injustice”.

more…

Russia | 08.02.2021

“Mortal Danger” – Drama about two queer Chechens

Two queer men who escaped torture in Chechnya were abducted by police in Russia and deported back to their home country. There they are currently being held, interrogated and threatened – without access to legal representation. The queer organisation Russian …

more…

USA | 05.02.2021

New York lifts controversial ‘walking while trans’ ban

On February 2, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law in New York that repeals a controversial law commonly known as the “Walking While Trans” ban.

more…

Honduras | 04.02.2021

Honduras: “Constitutional ban” against gay marriage

Members of the Honduran parliament have voted in favour of a constitutional amendment that makes it much harder to change existing laws.

more…

Indonesia | 01.02.2021

Banda Aceh: 77 lashes for gay love

All protests, complaints and pleas remained in vain: On Thursday, 28 January 2021, the young couple was publicly whipped. The two men had to endure 77 lashes each with a whip made of solid rattan. And all because they had been in a relationship within their own four walls.

more…