Results tagged “Russia”

In the 2014 Gay Travel Index released yesterday by the publishers of Spartacus International Gay Guide, the United States jumped 8 rankings while India fell 15 rankings. The index is designed to provide travelers insight into a countries legal and social acceptance of members of the LGBT community. The United States Supreme Courts repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, ... [Read]

The City of Copenhagen is offering those visiting the city for this year's Eurovision Song Contest the chance to get married in massive open-air weddings during the run up to the Grand Final on May 10. Couples, both gay and straight, will be offered a choice of three venues in the city on the 7th, 9th or 10th of ... [Read]

Following passage last month of a law banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations," Russia's President Vladimir Putin signed a bill yesterday that prohibits adoption by same-sex foreign couples whose homeland recognizes their union as marriage. An article by the travel news service eTurboNew, published on Tuesday prior to the approval of the gay adoption ban, warns gay travelers to be careful ... [Read]