6 SIZZLING GAY HOTSPOTS FOR WINTER!

  • 6 Sizzling Gay Hotspots for Winter!

    From the beaches of Copacabana to the boulevards of Buenos Aires, check out our top 6 destinations for Winter Sun!

1. BUENOS AIRES

Roll-over Rio! Boys in the know fly three extra hours south to Buenos Aires where the mighty River Plate empties its load into the Atlantic Ocean and passions flare in a land of Polo and Tango! Read Buenos Aires Guide.

  • Average Winter Temperatures

    Daily temperatures of 25 degrees on average! Head to the parks for an afternoon picnic!

  • Where to Stay?

    Stay in Palermo, the pinkest district in Buenos Aires. The neighborhood has great boutique hotels with large rooms and hidden roof terraces with pools and spas! Its easy to catch a taxi to the other areas if you want to go clubbing, but most of the busiest bars are in this district, easily accessible on foot.

2. CAPE TOWN

Cape Town is home to one of the most vibrant, tolerant and open gay scenes in all of Africa. Gay rights are enshrined in the constitution and gay marriage has been legal since 2006. Read Cape Town Guide.

  • Average Winter Temperatures

    Cape Town has the perfect weather for Winter escapes, averaging 25 degrees! Swim in the sea pools as the Atlantic can be quite chilly!

  • Events not to miss!

    Christmas and New Years in Cape Town are a big affair with the MCQP party taking pride of place. Pride in late Feb is also a highlight! Event Calendar

  • Where to Stay?

    Consider splitting your vacation in two when visiting Cape Town. Relax during the week by the beach which is just 30 minutes from the centre and then change hotels for De Waterkant area at the weekend when the gay scene comes alive!.Book your hotel as early as possible

3. MASPALOMAS

The town of Playa del Ingles is well known as one of the top 5 gay destinations in Europe. More than 20+ gay hotels and resorts and a lively gay bar and cruise scene centred around the Yumbo Centrum do battle for the pink pound and euro. Read Maspalomas Guide

  • Average Winter Temperatures

    Daily average temperatures of 20 degrees, often rising higher with hours of Sunshine!

  • Where to Stay?

    The Yumbo centre is the heart of gay nightlife in Maspalomas. We recommend you stay close to this area and use the shuttle buses or taxis to get to the gay beach. If you are looking for something a little different, but close by, try the Meloneras district.

4. PUERTO VALLARTA

Puerto Vallarta or PV to those in the know, is a true gay-paradise. With stunning beaches, a charming romantic old town, authentic Mexican and International cuisine and a throbbing vibrant gay bar scene. Read Puerto Vallarta Guide

5. RIO DE JANEIRO

Combine Rio’s wide expanse of white beaches, lush greenery and semi-tropical forest with the stunning Carioca guys in their tiny Brazilian speedos, no wonder it’s known as The Wonderful City. Read our Rio Insider’s Guide

6. SYDNEY

Sydney is a beach town at heart with hot surfers and beach boys at every turn. The city has a relaxed vibe unique to the Southern Hemisphere and the scene is constantly changing! Read the Sydney Insiders Guide.

  • Average Winter Temperatures

    Sydney is the perfect winter escape with daily temperatures of 26 degrees! Hit the beaches of Bondi during the high temperatures at the weekends!

  • Where to Stay?

    Check out Darlinghurst for its quirky cafes, trendy shops and laid back gay scene. It is also close to all the major tourist spots and home to some of the most innovative hotels. Check rates and book early!