The court ruled that transgender minors who are "mature enough" may register their new sex on their identity cards, and struck down the article of the legislation that limited this possibility only to those over We felt welcomed everywhere we went and felt comfortable holding Spain is one of the most gay- friendly countries in in public.
Since in some autonomous communities, since nationwide. In terms of Pride events, there are more Pride festivals per-capita in Sweden than anywhere else in the world, with over 30 different Pride celebrations taking place across the country throughout the year.
Landing in Madrid was the most incredible culture shock I could have asked for. Where else in the world can you kiss a policeman on the streets? Wise words by the late Nelson Mandela!
Find out more in our detailed itinerary to Uruguay and in our interview with local boy Rodrigo from Montevideo. Fantastic food and culture. Indie pop has also treated homosexuality from different points of view, as the band Ellos, in the song "Diferentes" "Different"or L Kan in "Gayhetera" Gayhereto.
Several openly gay politicians have served in public office in Spain.
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Drawing from our wealth of experience from travelling to over countries, along with our interviews with gay locals from each place we've visited, we've put together this comprehensive list of what we think are the most gay-friendly countries in the world. Normally in same-sex marriage debates, you have a sad minority droning on about how unnatural we are and how we pollute the sanctity of marriage etc etc… But not in Iceland!
The country offers a brilliant network of gay- and lesbian-friendly homestays which run the length and breadth of the country from the top of the semi-tropical North Island to the depths of the glacial South. Up to , if homosexuals appeared at all, it was to ridicule them as the "funny effeminate faggot".