Australia and Oceania

New Caledonian

TropOut: Celebrate in private on a tropical island

TropOut: Celebrate in private on a tropical island.

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New Zealand

Gay Guide: Active holidays in New Zealand

Fancy a gay active holiday in New Zealand? Here you will find tips, tricks and relevant information.

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New Zealand

New Zealand: Holidays in spectacular surroundings

Those who are conscious of the fantastic nature in New Zealand quickly apprehend to enjoy it fully. Here in the antipodes big city-dwellers and nature-lads, homos and heteros alike submit to the elements.

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New Zealand | Auckland

Craters & Kiwis

Even if Auckland is not New Zealand’s capital it is certainly its metropolis and does host the country’s largest gay scene.

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Australia | Whitsundays

White wonder

The Australian Whitsunday Islands are the ideal holiday destination, offering secluded beaches, luxury resorts and access to the fascinating under-water world of the Great Barrier Reef.

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news

12.08.2020

Tunisia: Court of Appeal confirms sodomy ruling

A Tunisian court of appeal upheld the conviction of two men found guilty of sodomy in June. The court only reduced the sentence from two to one year in prison.

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USA | 09.08.2020

USA: Judges overturn trans*hostile law – birth certificates can be changed again

The ruling of a federal district court in Idaho on Friday was a victory for queer activists. The court overturned a Republican-backed law that had caused worldwide horror with its regression. Since July 2020 it has banned transgender people in the northwestern US state from having their birth certificates adjusted.

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Sweden | 07.08.2020

Sweden: Pop star with Kurdish roots comes out as gay

Darin Zanyar came out to Instagram as gay. The 33-year-old is one of Sweden’s most famous pop stars – with seven number one albums. The singer with Kurdish roots has also become a role model for the Kurdish community through his courageous step.

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Poland | 07.08.2020

Poland: President Duda is sworn in – and the opposition wears rainbows

Colorful protest: With clothes and face masks in rainbow colours, the opposition yesterday, at the swearing-in of newly elected President Andrzej Duda, sent a clear signal against his queer politics – which, together with the tough election campaign, divided the country more deeply than ever.

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USA | 06.08.2020

Transphobia: Police officers convicted of murder, new blood crime in Portland

A criminal court in San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador, sentenced three police officers to 20 years imprisonment each for the murder of a transsexual woman. In Portland the at least 26th trans*person in the USA lost her life this year.

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Italy | 06.08.2020

Hottest gay beaches: Italy

Italy offers everything that gay tourists could wish for. We have looked at the different regions and collected the best gay beaches for you. You can find the hottest gay beaches in Sardinia here. Apulia 1. D’Ayala beach in Commenda …

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