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LGBT Reiseziel Venedig mit rainbowtravel


Venice is probably on every traveller's TO DO LIST. Since last year, the LGBTQ+ community has also been getting its money's worth with the opening of the Axel Hotel.

There are probably few cities that are more charming. What you should always bear in mind in Venice: St Mark's Square does not belong to you alone. Every year, hundreds of thousands of tourists come to the city to discover the dolce vita of Venice.



5 facts about Venice


Venedig Carneval and Queer Events:

The famous Venice Carnival is known for its colourful costumes and masks and attracts a diverse crowd every year, including the LGBTQ+ community. In addition to the carnival, there are also special queer-friendly events, such as the Venice Queer Lion, which is awarded during the Venice Film Festival and honours LGBTQ+ films.


LGBTQ+ Nightlife:

Venice has several LGBTQ+-friendly bars and clubs, although the nightlife is smaller compared to larger cities such as Rome or Milan. Popular venues include the ‘Shylock Pub’ and the ‘Frulala’, which offer a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.


 LGBTQ+ history and culture:

Venice has a long history of tolerance and inclusion dating back to the Renaissance. LGBTQ+ travellers can explore historical sites associated with famous figures such as the writer and adventurer Giacomo Casanova, who was known for his diverse sexual relationships.


Romantic atmosphere:

Venice is known for its romantic atmosphere with narrow streets, picturesque canals and impressive architecture. It is a popular destination for LGBTQ+ couples looking for a romantic holiday. Gondola rides, walks along the Grand Canal and visits to the many art galleries and museums offer unforgettable experiences.


LGBTQ+ friendly accommodation:

 There is a wide range of LGBTQ+ friendly accommodation in Venice, from charming bed & breakfasts to luxurious hotels. These accommodations offer a safe and welcoming environment for LGBTQ+ travellers and are often centrally located so that the main attractions are easily accessible.

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