Spain's capital is just as diverse and vibrant as you'd expect, jam packed with culture and with plenty of historically important places to visit. Alongside famous museums, galleries, and a host of sights to see, Madrid is progressive in its nature and has a lot to offer to LGBTQ+ travellers. The city has hosted EuroPride and WorldPride, as well as its own annual events such as Pride parades and queer festivals. The Chueca district is the centre of the gay scene in Madrid, home a range of bars and eateries while the club scene spreads out into the city.
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Madrid Gay Scene
In the Chueca gay district in Madrid, you'll find an enormous choice of gay bars in a relatively small area so you can hop easily from place to place and experience as many as possible. The gay scene really comes to life around midnight when people start to gather at the bars, then later the crowd moves to the clubs to party till morning. With such a variety of nightlife venues, there's a place for everyone, from bear bars to fetish clubs and everything in between. Many of the bars have darker cruising spaces as well if that's what you're looking for.
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