In Spain, laws protect gays and sentence homophobic behavior. The open-mind, the sun and the party spirit has made of Spain one of the favorite destinations for gay tourists.
The community of Valencia has a reputation for being “gay friendly”, it is one of the Spanish regions with a reputation to attract the most gay visitors. Many bars, nightclubs as well as travel agencies, boutiques and beauty salons are dedicated to the gay community.
The “Lambda collectiue of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals i Transsexuals ” (Lambda association of lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender) provides a list of the trendiest gay areas of Valencia. You can find it in most gay bars of the city or in the offices of the association, Calle Salvador Giner, Number 9.