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What Are the Most Welcoming and Gay-Friendly Caribbean Islands?
Worrying about an atmosphere of anti-gay attitudes can cast a shadow over a getaway when all you want is some fun under the sun. For example, the islands of Martinique, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Gorda to pick three all differ when it comes to their languages, legal systems, and cultural influences—as well as their attitudes toward homosexuality. Ed Salvato, the editor-in-chief of the gay travel magazine Man About World , has never been deterred from visiting the region.
With its fun-in-the-sun destinations, carefree attitude, and myriad couples-oriented resorts, the Caribbean seems an ideal vacation spot for gay and lesbian couples. But not all Caribbean islands are created equal: some notably the French, Dutch, and U. With the help of the travel experts at LGBT News , here are our picks for the top Caribbean destinations for gay travelers:. The tiny island of Saba is known mostly for its diving, hiking, and other outdoor activities, but is quickly gaining a reputation as a bastion of tolerance in the Caribbean, too.