If you’re thinking gay friendly cities, San Francisco will immediately come up as one of the top destination in the world. And the city’s reputation is well deserved, with years activism and fights for gay rights which took place in San Francisco. Needless to present, the worldwide famous Castro district is the heart of the gay community in San Francisco and the most famous gayborhood in the US.
The area around Market street and Castro street is full of gay bars, gay restaurants, libraries and other shops, making it a must visit for any gay tourist coming to San Francisco. South Market, also called SoMa, has also become an alternative gay neighborhood in San Francisco. The city hosts a great diversity of LGBT events, the most famous one being the Folsom street fair, happening each year, end of September and dedicated to the fetish and leather fans. You also have the San Francisco Pride held the last week end of June and the Frameline SF International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival brings also happening end of June. Explore the map to discover all gay places in San Francisco, and don’t hesitate to add new ones or comment and rate the existing ones.