NYC! The Big Apple! New York is undoubtedly one of the gayest cities in the world. Symbol of the struggle for LGBT civil rights with the Stonewall riots in 1969, New York is still one of the epicentres of gay life in the United States, one of the few American cities where gays can now get married.
New York is the city that never sleeps. Dynamic and hyperactive, it is the ideal destination to combine sightseeing, romantic strolls, shopping and XXL parties. In the summer, go to Fire Island or Governors Island, NYC will then be the coolest of resorts.
The city has a thousand faces which you will discover on your walks, from the skyscrapers of Manhattan to the streets of Greenwich Village, from the bustle of 5th Avenue to the markets of Chinatown. On foot, by subway or yellow cab, you will feel at home on every street corner: that's how familiar New York seems.
Fascinating views from the heights of the Empire State Building or the Chrysler Building, walks through Central Park or on the High Line, shopping in Soho, cultural stopovers at MoMA or the Met, an evening on Broadway, every reason's good enough to bite into the 'big Apple'.
No centralized gay area here, the whole city seems to be a part of gay culture. But Greenwich Village, Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen and Brooklyn are still the areas with the most gay establishments. G Lounge, Industry Bar, Splash, Eagle, The Cock are just some of the unmissable gay places during your stay in New York. A short tour through The Out NYC, the new gay complex in Hell's Kitchen (hotel, restaurant, club, spa) is also waiting for you.
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New York, is definitely a gay-friendly city, which will not fail to surprise and overwhelm you. To get the best, discover our gay and gay-friendly apartments in New York to make your stay even gayer.
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