Explore Gay Europe

Explore Gay Europe

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Europe's biggest and best gay parties & events.



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Featured Hotels

NH Carlton Amsterdam
Near the scene.

Amsterdam : Netherlands

NH Carlton Amsterdam

Excellent views. Great location for sightseeing. Near the scene.

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.

Bridgestreet Le Marais Paris
Popular choice.

Paris : France

BridgeStreet Le Marais

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

Calipolis Hotel
Next to the gay beach.

Sitges : Spain

Calipolis Hotel

Close to the bars. Next to the gay beach.

What's Happening

Maspalomas Fetish Week 2014

various venues : Gran Canaria

Maspalomas Fetish Week

2014-10-13 until 2014-10-19

Seven days of fetish and sunshine.

HustaBall Berlin 2014

KitKatClub : Berlin

HustlaBall Berlin 2014


HustlaBall, the world’s most hedonistic gay ...

25th Anniversay La Demence Brussels

La Demence @ Fuse Club : Brussels

25th Anniversary Party

2014-10-31 until 2014-11-02

3-day party weekend!

Black Party Weekend Zurich

X-TRA : Zurich

Angels – Black Party Weekend

2014-11-14 until 2014-11-16

DJ's Micky Friedman, Pagano, Ben Manson and more!

Into The Tank ROME

Bunker Club : Rome

Into The Tank Goes ROME


Music by DJ Manuel Carranco.

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Recent Reviews

nice music but not very punctual with special events

“The music is good. Many special events listed in the programme for the week, but in fact you never know, …”

Bartosz on The Look
Benidorm, Spain

cosy club with nice music

“Great music to dance to! ”

Bartosz on Bar People
Benidorm, Spain

A - M - A - Z - I - N - G !!!

“Best drag shows I've seen. Every night after 23:00. Alexia Rivero - so classy, Dusty Crack - what a diva, …”

Bartosz on Royal Queens Bar
Benidorm, Spain

near Benidorm but only a little bit gay

“Easy to get there on foot from the end of Levante beach (15 min.) but not specifically gay and not …”

Bartosz on Almadraba and Ti Ximo Coves
Benidorm, Spain

tranquil and friendly

“Tranquil location with friendly visitors, usually natives. Age average 40+. In the afternoon the beach gets smaller because of the …”

Bartosz on Raco Conil – Gay Nudist Beach
Benidorm, Spain

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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 Roundup

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.