London is an unmissable gay city break in Europe, very open minded and tolerant with tons of options to keep you entertained. The heart of the gay scene is organized around Soho, and especially Old Compton Street and its surrounding streets, home to many of the city’s best gay bars, pubs, restaurants and gay shops.
But London’s gay area have now expended outside of Soho to new neighborhoods in Dalston and Shoreditch in east London, which host many new alternative gay bars and gay clubs. On the other side of London, Vauxhall is another neighborhood with some of the biggest gay bars, clubs or sauna you can find in London. If you’re waiting for a special occasion to visit London, the city offers many gay events such as the Gay Pride London happening the first week-end of July, or the more kinky Fetish Week also happening in July. And if you’re looking for something more cultural you have the LGBTQ London movie festival: BFI Flare. For clubbers, the best time to visit London is Easter, with tons of gay parties organized at the same time. So pick your experience and explore the map to discover all gay places in London, and don’t hesitate to add new ones or comment and rate the existing ones.