Europe's biggest gay summer destination. Home to amazing parties and a fabulous gay beach scene.

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Europe's biggest and best gay parties & events.



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Featured Hotels

Axel Hotel Barcelona
Gay hotel.

Barcelona : Spain

Axel Hotel Barcelona

Fantastic spa & pool. Great location. Best seller. Gay hotel.

Axel Hotel Berlin
Gay hotel.

Berlin : Germany

Axel Hotel Berlin

Excellent spa. Near the gay nightlife & metro. Gay hotel.

Z Hotel London Feature
Excellent value.

London : United Kingdom

The Z Hotel Soho

In the Soho gay village. Best seller. Excellent value.

Elysium Hotel Mykonos
Gay hotel.

Mykonos : Greece


Excellent pool & bar scene. Gay hotel.

Bridgestreet Le Marais Paris
Popular choice.

Paris : France

BridgeStreet Le Marais

Apartment style. In the heart of gay scene. Popular choice.

What's Happening

Amsterdam Gay Pride 2014

various venues : Amsterdam

Amsterdam Gay Pride 2014

2014-07-26 until 2014-08-03

One of Europe's most popular LGBT event.

Circuit Festival Barcelona

various venues : Barcelona

Circuit Festival Barcelona 2014

2014-08-06 until 2014-08-17

Europe's biggest international gay dance parties.

Dunas Festival

various venues : Gran Canaria

Dunas Festival

2014-08-12 until 2014-08-17

Fabulous gay summer annual festival at Playa del I...

Manchester Pride 2014

Canal Street : Manchester

Manchester Pride 2014

2014-08-22 until 2014-08-25

The Big Weekend keeps getting bigger!

Into The Tank ROME

Bunker Club : Rome

Into The Tank Goes ROME


Music by DJ Manuel Carranco.

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Recent Reviews

bad bartender

“To the owner of this bar, you need to have a sit down with your bartenders to explain that foreigners …”

Sean on New Action

bad review from laboratory

“The guy who works the door should be fired his attitude and mentality totally sucks, especially to foreigners. Foreigners do …”

Sean on Lab-oratory @ Berghain

Very Local

“Mostly for locals, although everyone was friendly enough. Has a sauna and Hamman big enough for 10, a few private …”

Johan on Le Steamer

Great little bar

“Really nice bar Calle de la Virgen with friendly staff. A great atmosphere with a lot less attitude that the …”

Neil on MAD Bar

Nice aesthetic, good music, overpriced

“Fairly easy to find. Bar staff were attentive and friendly enough. The "boys" ranged in age from 21-30? It seemed, …”

Kristoffer on Escape Club

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News & Features


Scotland Sends a Strong Pro-Gay Message

Planning a trip to Scotland? You will be visiting one of the most pro-gay rights countries in the world. Read more


Greek gay nudist beach round-up

Explore the gay popular nudist beaches on Crete, Corfu, Skaithos, Rhodes, Lesbos and the Greek Mainland. Read more

Top Gay Travel Tips for Gay Paris

Exploring Gay Paris

Yes, you just have to visit the Eiffel tower, the Notre Dame and the Champs-Élysées. But for gay tourists there is just so much more to experience. ... Read more


How to Survive Gay London

The London gay scene is so big that it is difficult to know where to start. So here's our guide to where to start, what to do and see. Read more

Mykonos Little Venice

Our Top 5 Gay Mykonos Travel Tips

Beach, culture, eat, drink & cruise. Our top five gay travel tips to get the most out of your Mykonos holiday. Read more


Two Gay Days In Berlin

Berliners first voted for a gay mayor, Klaus Wowereit, in June 2001 and, in 2014 he is still there, having won two more elections. Read more

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Featured Venues

NYX Amsterdam

Amsterdam : Netherlands


Brand new three-floor gay dance club in the heart of Reguliersdwarstsraat.

Matinee Barcelona

Barcelona : Spain

Matinée Group

One of the world's most successful gay dance party organisers.

Connection Berlin

Berlin : Germany

Connection Club

Weekend techno dance and cruise club.

The Shadow Lounge London

London : United Kingdom

The Shadow Lounge

London's most stylish and fashionable (and probably most expensive) gay lounge bar.

Depot Milan

Milan : Italy

Depot Milano

Dark and full on. One of the best cruise clubs in Milan.

RAIDD Bar Paris

Paris : France


Music bar famous for its fabulously hot 'shower show'.

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Explore Gay Europe

Europe has so much to offer gay travellers that it can be difficult to know where to start, so here are some ideas to get you started.

Best for nightlife

Europe's "Big Five". London, Paris, Berlin, Madrid and Amsterdam have world class gay scenes with countless bars, clubs, saunas, cruise bars and more.

Best for the beach

Sun, sea and men. Hot favourites include Ibiza, Mykonos, Sitges, Gran Canaria, but don't forget Tenerife, Torremolinos, Benidorm or Nice. All offer fabulous beaches, great nightlife and fabulous hotels.

Gay Europe – freedom to be yourself

Gay travellers visiting the European Union benefit from some of the world's comprehensive legal protection. Homosexuality is legal and anti-discrimination laws have been enacted in all EU states.