Florence for gay and lesbian


Florence has drawn gay and lesbian travellers for a long time, however, it wasn’t until 1970 that the city got its first gay disco, TABASCO, right in the historic heart of Florence. At around the same time, the Fronte Unitario Omosessuale Rivoluzionario Italiano or (FUORI), Italian for “out”, Tuscany’s first gay and lesbian organisation, was set up by members of the radical party. For gay men there are lots of “cruising” areas, although some can be more dangerous than others. The “Parco delle Cascine” and the area around “Campo di Marte” are the most well-known. Police are strict here and there are regular ID checks carried out. The age of consent is 18 in bars and clubs and it is worth bringing ID with you to be on the safe side.

Commenti (0) | March 2, 2010

Lascia un commento



Search
Agriturismo
in Tuscany:

Region

Province
Guests


  

  

Other Tourist Useful Links

Search
Hotel
in Tuscany:

Region


Province

Since 1997 ... Toscana Newsletter

Toscana Newsletter: Start your virtual journey to Tuscany today by signing up to read our popular monthly Newsletter from Tuscany. Read about the festivals, events, traditions,itineraries and try our Tuscan recipes. Subscribe


Copyright © 2011 4Tourism s.r.l - All rights reserved.
4Tourism s.r.l società unipersonale Via S.Antioco 70 - 56021 Cascina (PI) Codice Fiscale 01618980500 - Partita Iva 01618980500
Numero R.E.A 141307 - Registro Imprese di PISA n. 01618980500 Capitale Soc. € 10.000,00 i. v.