Top Gay-Friendly Cities in the World

Though there are many parts of the world where people who belong to the gay and lesbian communities are not welcomed and discriminated, the world is not a bad place. There are many cities where gays, lesbians, transgenders, and bisexuals are given a lot of respect. If you want to explore them further then do check out our list of top gay-friendly cities in the world.

  1. Barcelona, Spain

This is a great place to visit or live in for people belonging to gay and lesbian communities because you get the freedom to be who you are. Here, the person who offends people belonging to gay and lesbian communities can be fined up to 140,000 euros. When exploring this wonderful city, do visit Gayxample, it’s a gay neighborhood that boasts of many gay and lesbian clubs, bars, and restaurants.

  1. San Francisco, USA

People belonging to gay and lesbian communities are always welcome to add to the largest and most prominent LGBT communities in the world present in San Francisco. The gay neighborhood of this city is called Castro. According to facts, over 15 percent of the city’s population is gay, and here you can find more drag queens per square foot as compared to any other city in the world.

  1. Berlin, Germany

Berlin has been home to the most lively and advanced gay subculture in Europe since the 1920s. What makes this city attractive for people belonging to gay and lesbian communities is the gay nightlife that includes scores of bars, saunas, festivals, balls, carnivals, and long-lasting celebrations. It hosts Folsom Europe fair in September and the Lesbian and Gay City Festival in June that are unmissable events.

  1. Tel Aviv, Israel

Tel Aviv is a little slice of heaven for people belonging to gay and lesbian communities because of its year-round sunshine, liberal mindset of people and white sand beaches that lures travelers from all parts of the world. You can find many gay bars, nightclubs and gay beaches here and prowl them all to find a new partner or have fun with your existing partner.