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USA

A trip along America’s third coast

The Great Lakes region can best be explored by car. And the gay scene is not only at home in the big cities: while they are home to clubs, saunas and entertainment, small towns invite you to take a dip. They are also home to the true landmarks.

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USA | Philadelphia

Gay in Philly

Cream cheese, AIDS drama and a catchy tune by Bruce Springsteen – everyone associates his very own with Philadelphia. But what makes the city so attractive for gay holidaymakers?

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USA

Proud and unprejudiced

The sunshine state is one of the most popular travel destinations for LGBT worldwide.

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USA | Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS – Gay Hot Spot

Palm Springs is a desert oasis which offers something for everyone. Palm Springs is only two hours drive from Los Angeles and has long been a popular getaway for Californians as well as gay men from all over the US. …

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USA | Key West

Stopover: KEY WEST

A bit wacky, mostly optimistic and overall quite free-spirited: this is how Key West presents itself to its visitors. Naturally, the queer scene has been taking root here for decades. And perfect for a holiday combining party with culture and relaxation.

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USA | Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg: From Florida with Love

The Gulf of Mexico around Saint Petersburg is known for its fine white beaches. But the city itself is also worth a visit: Pretty neighborhoods, lots of culture and one of Florida’s largest gay communities offer a full program.

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USA | Palm Springs

Palm Springs: playground for adults

Palm Springs’ heyday in the 1950s has not only left behind a great architectural heritage, but also a reputation as a refuge for the stars that the city still claims.

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USA | Dallas & Fort Worth

A perfect day in: Dallas and Fort Worth

At the birthplace of Western culture in Texas, you can still admire taut boys on beautiful horses – for example at the Gay Rodeo. But the twin cities of Dallas and Fort Worth have more to offer.

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USA | New Orleans

A perfect day in: New Orleans

Sinning more beautifully in America? – The Southern metropolis New Orleans attracts with frolic parties and wicked bars.

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news

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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Singapore | 29.05.2019

Nephew of Singapore’s Prime Minister marries boyfriend

Li Huanwu and his boyfriend Heng Yirui got married in South Africa on May 24th. Congratulations! Most Singaporeans know Huanwu as the grandson of Singapores founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. Li Huanwu is also the nephew of current Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

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Kenya | 28.05.2019

Kenya: Homosexuality remains illegal

The country in East Africa has missed an opportunity to gain a foothold in the modern age. The High Court declared last Friday that the law against homosexuality not unconstitutional.

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Brazil | 27.05.2019

Brazil’s Supreme Court votes to criminalise homophobia

It is good news for the LGBT community in Brazil for a change: Homophobia has been declared a criminal offence. Six of the eleven judges of Brazil’s Supreme Court voted to extend the country’s anti-discrimination laws. Homophobia is going to be considered a crime and will be punished with up to five years imprisonment.

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Jamaica | 20.05.2019

Jamaica wants gay tourists to feel safe

Donovon White, Jamaican Director of Tourism, has fended off accusations that Jamaica is a hostile place for gay tourists.

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Netherlands | 19.05.2019

Update: 27 European countries now have banned Steven Anderson from entering

Steven Anderson is now also banned from entering Ireland. A petition demanded appropriate steps from Ireland’s government, more than 14,000 people signed. Ireland’s justice minister, Charlie Flanagan, declared that his department wanted to ban the preacher from entering the country.

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