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Israel's best guide to gay clubs, gay bars and LGBTQ events throughout the country

The Gay-Friendliest Cities in Israel
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The Gay-Friendliest Cities in Israel

Gay Israel is actually a lot more popular than one would think given we are in the Middle East, after all. So, how is being a gay traveler or a LGBTQ citizen in a tiny village by the Lebanese border? 

Freak Flag: Israel's secret & sordid gay spots
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Freak Flag: Israel's secret & sordid gay spots

While Tel Aviv prides itself on having a very visible and inclusive gay scene, that doesn’t mean there aren’t also darker, more secret spots where guys go under the radar to get their freak on – all across the country.

The Wild, Wild Web
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The Wild, Wild Web

It might be hard to find Gay Tel Aviv’s hottest spot since the White City doesn’t have a specific gay area but, the entirety of the city is absolutely gay-friendly. Check out these popular LGBTQ sites regularly and you'll be sure to know where the latest party is – and who to go with.

Don’t Tell Mom
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Don’t Tell Mom

(D.T.M.) is a new gay bar in Tel Aviv for those who are fed up with apps. Nir Noy wants you to lift your eyes from those damn phones and start talking, so he opened a new gay bar designed to encourage personal interaction.

United colors: 5 local centers and organizations for the queer community
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United colors: 5 local centers and organizations for the queer community

We know that together we are stronger – and we have more fun. Here we’ve compiled a list of local centers and organizations where Israeli and international queers can build a peaceful revolution for a more accepting society, while also feeling the warm support and love of a much needed greater family.

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Organizations across Israel that support feminist LGBTQ awareness
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Organizations across Israel that support feminist LGBTQ awareness

God is Love Bat Kol is an organization for religious lesbians that was founded back in 2005 – mostly by women who wished not give up religion or their sexual identity. 

Tel Aviv Pride Parade 2019
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Tel Aviv Pride Parade 2019

Dubbed one of the gayest cities in the world, it is no surprise that the annual Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade is the event of the year Join in the festivities with 200,000 people that come together to celebrate their truest identity, singing and dancing through streets Tel Aviv streets during the parade, before finally reaching Gordon Beach where the lively vibe turns into an all-out vibrant, show-stopping carnival. June 14, Tel Aviv. FB EVENT

Local drag queen personality Nona Chalant brings her signature flair to stylish tours around Tel Aviv
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Local drag queen personality Nona Chalant brings her signature flair to stylish tours around Tel Aviv

Avant Garde, Multidisciplinary artist Ronny Chokron, a fashion photographer and impersonator of Tel Aviv’s drag phenomenon, aka, Nona Chalant, used to run her own Culture Nights at Tel Aviv’s now defunct iconic gay bar, Evita, and has since gone on to helm a series of new projects, including a video series about whatever fits her fancy, taking inspiration from the likes of Ru Paul’s Drag Race to the Pesia Girls, a humorous Israeli group of men dressed as women.    Next on the docket? A joint project with Tel Aviv Global City - running fashion tours starting this month ahead of Gindi Fashion Week. Chokron will host a range of fashionistas, journalists and artists in guided excursions throughout the city, talking about alternative fashion and trends, and meeting with local designers at their studios - like Ido Wolfman of Mardo Studio and bright, young thing Mark Goldenberg.    © Dan Yosefi Chokron’s love of fashion and eccentric personality is as entertaining as it is interesting and her guided tours are a sight to be seen with your own eyes.    March 10, 11:00-13:00. NIS 70. Sign up in advance (visit-tel-aviv.co.il)

Yemenite spice: a guide to Kerem HaTeimanim, Tel Aviv’s latest LGBTQ hotspot
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Yemenite spice: a guide to Kerem HaTeimanim, Tel Aviv’s latest LGBTQ hotspot

Ready to party village-style? 

LGBTQ parties & play

Where to party (almost) for free in the LGBTQ scene
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Where to party (almost) for free in the LGBTQ scene

Some might say Tel Aviv is one pricey place to holiday, but once you’ve got your groove – armed with an arsenal of in-the-know hotspots – you’ll be set for a night out , where you save your shek!

The top 6 LGBTQ friendly spas in Israel
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The top 6 LGBTQ friendly spas in Israel

Yup, we know, Israel’s winter is a walk in the park compared to the European freeze, but we still have those days when we desperately need to soak ourselves in warm water, get heated up by the hands of a massage therapist, or just decompress switching between the sauna and the steam room every 10 minutes, with cocktail breaks of course. Here are our top picks of LGBTQ friendly spas for keeping warm and getting wet this winter.

Secret seduction: Israel's more secret & sordid gay spots
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Secret seduction: Israel's more secret & sordid gay spots

Strip down and enjoy your naked freedom 

Gay Israel: get your gay on in the Holy Land
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Gay Israel: get your gay on in the Holy Land

From gay party lines to gay beaches, everything LGBT community has to know

Clothing-Optional: 4 places to rock out with your c*ck out this summer
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Clothing-Optional: 4 places to rock out with your c*ck out this summer

Throw all caution and clothing

A gay-friendly guide to Tel Aviv

Shpagat
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Shpagat

Hilton Beach
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Hilton Beach

Mini Club
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Mini Club

The Gay Center
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The Gay Center

Amazona Bar
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Amazona Bar

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