Even though the jury might still be out in many states about gay marriage, awesome honeymoons are still fair game for all. The good news is that honeymoon locations have really evolved over the years. Today more and more honeymoons are being tailored to the personality of the couple tying the knot—which is great, as many gay couples are looking for a gay-friendly or gay-centric destination to celebrate their love.
According to K.C. David, author of The Complete Guide to Gay and Lesbian Weddings, “Some of the most memorable honeymoons have been spent entirely in a hotel room.” But don’t let that stop you from picking a fantastic destination for your gay honeymoon. Here’s our hot list of 20 must-see gay honeymoon spots!
1. Tel Aviv, Israel Obviously it’s beautiful, but did you know Tel Aviv was named “Gayest City on the Planet” by Gaycities in 2012? It’s a lively place where you can party all night at the club and spend your days luxuriating on the beach or taking in an ancient site. Pro Tip: You must taste a local delicacy known as sabich—think eggplants, eggs, potatoes, veggies, hummus and all varieties of secret sauces in pita bliss.