Why you should go to San Francisco !

Long celebrated for its friendly live-and-let-live attitude, and as renowned for its natural beauty as it is for its progressive politics, San Francisco is perhaps the most famous LGBT-friendly city in the world. A 2015 Gallup poll confirms it has the highest percentage of gay residents anywhere in the US, and has been a haven for LGBT communities throughout the 20th century. It also serves as a significant piece of living history for the Gay Rights Movement, with multiple monuments to its struggles. One of the most notable is Harvey Milk Plaza-named for the first openly gay political candidate in California-which flies an 18-foot-long rainbow flag at the corner of Castro and Market Streets.


As the self-styled Gay Capital of America, there is much to love about the City by the Bay, and because it's home to rolling hills, the Golden Gate Bridge, and an array of impressive architecture, it's also one of the most photographed places on Earth. With this in mind, it's no surprise that San Francisco is a supremely popular tourist destination. The temperate climate, thriving restaurant scene, top-notch museums, and world-class Pride parades make it an attractive choice for LGBT travelers year-round.

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All the News That's Fit to Print

Some of the best parties in the city are hosted by clubs that only cater to gay clientele one night a week. These parties...

Ladies Night

Like many other cities, San Francisco has struggled to offer gay women as many places to party as there are for gay men....

Remember to Curb Your Wheels

Remember that San Francisco police will ticket you if you don't curb your wheels when parking on hills.  This means...

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Amazing city to walk around. Incredible views and people is nice most of the times. Its too expensive to live there

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San Francisco changed alot .. less gay bars, less gay gift shops .. Less diversity

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THE BEST PLACE TO VISIT, IT HAS IT ALL!!!

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