gay hot spots

Berlin
  • Barcelona

    Barcelona is the vibrant capital of Catalonia. Its distinctive culture is clearly seen in its art, language and way of life. Gay people are confident but not in a flashy way...

  • Fort Lauderdale

    Ft. Lauderdale has become a gay-vacation Mecca. It is home to a large gay community, the local government is gay-friendly and a growing number of businesses cater to gay tourists...

  • Key West

    Key West is at the most southern point of the U.S.A. The best way to get there is by a hired car from Miami or to take the shuttle bus from Miami International Airport...

  • Mykonos

    Mykonos is a truly unique island, combining the warmth, beauty and hospitality for which Greece is famous for with a whole host of gay venues to suit all tastes and ages...

  • New York

    New York (also known as the Big Apple) offers an amazing choice, whether it be gay bars, dance clubs or simply shopping. The city, with the history of Stonewall, has a lively LGBT community and it is not without reason that New York is known as the city that never sleeps...

  • Palm Springs

    This 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...

  • Paris

    Paris is famous for its breathtaking architecture and cultural lifestyle, thanks to the many museums and theatres as well as the romantic historical centre on the river Seine...

  • San Francisco

    California has witnessed an intense battle over the equalization of gay marriage in recent years. Hardly introduced after many years of fighting for it, gay marriage next found itself prohibited again by a surprisingly successful referendum (Proposition 8)...

Top Hotels

Pasion Tropical

The only gay resort by the sea in all Gran Canaria. Stylish intimate atmosphere, elegant-ethnic rooms, fantastic tropical garden. Spectacular oceanfront rooftop sundeck. more

Ghost Mountain Inn

Situated beneath the legendary Ghost Mountain in Northern KwaZulu Natal, this country inn and spa offers a variety of wildlife, cultural safaris and boat rides in the vicinity. more

INNdulge

The award-winning INNdulge Palm Springs is a gay clothing optional resort that boasts mountain views and lush gardens. It is located in the Warm Sands neighborhood only minutes away from the airport and downtown... more

Inspiration

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. more