North America

USA | Phoenix

How Phoenix celebrated its Pride

On the weekend, the metropolis in the desert state of Arizona celebrated its Pride with a big LGBT-festival and parade. We have the most beautiful photos for you:

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USA

Let yourself get dragged to NYC

British airline ‘Virgin Atlantic’ has announced a very special “Pride Flight” to mark 50 years of WorldPride/Stonewall in June 2019.

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USA

Memory of Stonewall events

On June 28, 1969, the police carried out one of their infamous raids in the bar “Stonewall Inn”. It was a meeting place of the gay and transsexual community on New York’s Christopher Street. The events that led to the start LGBT-movement will be celebrated prominently at their 50th anniversary.

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USA | New York City

New York: More than just a city

If you travel to New York City for this year’s World Pride 2019 do not miss the opportunity to get to know the rest of NYC state. The state offers a variety of adventures. We present you a few of the regions in the “Empire State”.

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USA

Gay paradise: Key West

They are considered to be the tropical paradise of Florida: The famous chain of islands in the extreme south not only offers an average temperature of 25.5 degrees Celsius but with the town of Key West one of the most popular holiday destinations for the LGBTQ community

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USA | New York

New York City is celebrating 50 years of Stonewall

To mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in New York in 1969, one of the birth places of the modern LGBTIQ* movement, New York is preparing for a rush of gay and lesbian tourists.ll

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USA

Florida: Warm Winter

While you should dress in many layers here in the coming month it will make a lot more sense to dress with as little as possible in the south of the US. Florida’s beaches are in high season during the winter months – and the LGBTIQ* scene also has plenty of events such as the Winter Party in Miami, the “Bone Island Bare It All” weekend in Key West or the Pride in Fort Lauderdale.

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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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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 …

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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”.

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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 …

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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.

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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.

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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.

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