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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]

With the adoption of a gender-neutral law on marriage by the Swedish parliament, same-sex marriage in Sweden became legal in May 2009. Since that time, the Scandinavian country's reputation as a LGBT-friendly destination has only grown. Stockholm, Sweden's capital and its largest city, will host Pink Christmas, an annual LGBT winter festival that includes Christmas markets, concerts and "pink offerings" ... [Read]