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From: Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen Outgames participants

ABOVE: Participants in the World Outgames, which took place in Copenhagen several years ago.

General Information

Denmark has a long tradition of tolerance, and in 1989, it became the first country to recognize same-sex marriages. The tourist office's "gay Copenhagen" press release points out that "The first gay bar, Centralhjørnet, opened over 80 years ago, and is still going strong--along with a wealth of other newer cafés & bars. [Copenhagen] even boasts its own gay radio station, Radio Rosa."

Copenhagen Gay Life
CGL is operated by the Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce in Copenhagen. Its Web site has general information and listings of gay clubs, bars, restaurants, events, etc.

Gay Guide Copenhagen
These pages are from Gay Guide Europe (a.k.a., which has local gay guides for nearly dozen European cities.

Copenhagen main index
Academic travel
Bars, nightclubs
Events, culture
Gay, lesbian
Museums A-M
Museums N-Z
Photos, Webcams
Practical info
Sex, prostitution
Umbrella sites

Copenhagen hotels/accommodations index
Hotels intro
5-star hotels
4-star hotels
3-star hotels
Budget hotels
Hostels, camping

Also see:
Tivoli Gardens
Icebar CPH
Copenhagen photo gallery (from a Holland America Line cruise review)

Photo copyright © Visit Copenhagen.