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Iconic moment when gay couple kissed during the creation of castells in Barcelona

Iconic moment when gay couple kissed during the creation of castells in Barcelona

There is a huge tradition in Barcelona to build human towers, and one gay couple decided to make the most of the iconic moment. With one taking place in front of Barcelona’s City Hall, a same-sex couple on top of many people’s shoulders grabbed a kiss in front of the whole city. Snapped by Mireia Comas, the photographer waited until the…
A new study has found Millennials are the ‘gayest’ generation

A new study has found Millennials are the ‘gayest’ generation

Millennials are the “gayest” generation in America and twice as likely to identify as LGBT, a new study has found. The report from the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) found that seven percent of 18 to 35-year-olds identify as LGBT. In contrast, another study found only three and a half percent of American adults over 35 did the same. As…
Portrayal Of LGBT Characters In Hollywood Has Actually Gotten Worse

Portrayal Of LGBT Characters In Hollywood Has Actually Gotten Worse

We all love a good movie, but is Hollywood the best option for us? Following the next article, we can see that the statistics don't lie, LGBT community is still poorly portrayed in Hollywood nowadays. Only 17.5% of 126 major movies released in 2015 contained characters who identified as LGBT, according to GLAAD’s 2016 Studio Responsibility Index. GLAAD created the annual…
A sexy, stylish ‘hetero-friendly’ stopover just minutes from Barcelona’s gay district

A sexy, stylish ‘hetero-friendly’ stopover just minutes from Barcelona’s gay district

REVIEW: TWO Hotel Barcelona by Axel Almost all the hotels in Barcelona will make any LGBTI individual feel welcome. As you quickly notice by walking around the city, there are gay people everywhere. Literally, everywhere. The TWO Hotel by Axel is welcoming to LGBTIs and then some – it’s known for being a ‘hetero-friendly’ stopover where everyone’s welcome, although it…
We already have our latest contest winner: free tickets for The Formation World Tour!

We already have our latest contest winner: free tickets for The Formation World Tour!

We already have the name of the winner of contest we started up two months ago! You have won a “BeyGold Circle Package” which includes: Golden Circle entrance (enclosed area in front of the stage), right to pre-opening of the doors with previous acces at the Gold Circled, exclusive gift of the tour and a commemorative accreditation of the tour. The lucky…
At Axel Hotels we launch the first campaign for the straights rights

At Axel Hotels we launch the first campaign for the straights rights

Every time the world is more gay. With this pharse begin "Be Heterofriendly", the new videoclip we've launched, and which uses humor sense to put an accent on positive discrimination in current society. On the campaign is carried to an extreme the concept open minded of our brand and it's given back to the situation: no matter that straights don't…
Nomadic’s Boys travel guide to gay Berlin

Nomadic’s Boys travel guide to gay Berlin

Berlin is super gay. Gayness is so well accepted in every aspect of society that you’ll find sprinkles of it everywhere. Schöneberg is the heart of the gay community and has been since the 1920s when it became the first ever gay village – in the world. Although it was all heavily repressed during the Nazi era, it was reborn after the Berlin…
Chelsea launch their 1st LGBT fan group

Chelsea launch their 1st LGBT fan group

Chelsea have announced the establishment of their first supporters' club for fans identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). The West London club has stated that it will be helping the group to get off the ground by teaming up with Ed Connell, a season ticket-holder who serves as the chairman of the Gay Football Supporters' Network (GFSN). Chelsea "will assist with the formation…
Sports Equality Foundation launched to help LGBTI athletes come out

Sports Equality Foundation launched to help LGBTI athletes come out

The Sports Equality Foundation was launched Wednesday (20 January) to help LGBTI athletes, coaches and sports leaders come out. The organization grew out of the anti-bullying Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, which was founded five years ago by the English rugby player and gay icon of the same name. ‘We have heard from countless athletes and coaches that there is a…
We already have the winner name of our FALL STAY contest!

We already have the winner name of our FALL STAY contest!

We already have the winner name of our FALL STAY contest! The lucky one who will be able to enjoy a FREE stay for 2 nights with breakfast in a incredible room at Axel Hotel Berlin is: - Wolfgang Schels ¡Congratulations! We wait for you soon in order that you could live the best Axel experience!