Gay Copenhagen: Fashion, Festivals, Eateries, and Bars


Indulge all of your senses in a city where old fairy tales are artfully blended with stunning new architecture and world-class design: gay Copenhagen. From the Danish National Gallery, to the iconic Rundetarn, to the royal Amalienborg palace residence, gay Copenhagen takes travelers on a spectacular one-of-a-kind adventure that is educational by day and wildly spectacular by night. Our Copenhagen dining, shopping, clubbing, and drinking traveler hotspots are sure to make this provincial destination into a fairytale of a vacation.

People often ask U.S. Ambassador to Denmark Rufus Gifford why he's so public about being gay. He explains why it matters to say 'gay,' especially when the cameras are rolling. 

December 15 2015 11:42 AM

Grab a bike and discover the Danish capital.

May 19 2015 1:58 PM

There were lots of surprises in Lonely Planet's new list of LGBT destinations.

October 23 2014 6:43 PM

The world's first same-sex union was between Axel Axgil and Eigil Eskildsen in 1989. Help celebrate their silver wedding anniversary by sending in your own photos.

July 28 2014 6:11 PM

Our Gay Europe Ambassadors find the perfect mix for bliss in the Danish capital.

June 25 2014 5:39 PM

The winners of a trip to Denmark, which is marking the 25th anniversary of the world's first legal same-sex unions, show us their winning entry.

May 12 2014 4:12 PM

Our new feature highlights a place you should be paying attention to now. Our inaugural destination: Scandinavia's littlest sister.

March 13 2014 7:23 PM