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Gay Guide to Sitges

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Gay Guide to Sitges – Here you can find information about Sitges Gay Bars, Sitges Gay Beaches, Sitges Gay Saunas and Gyms, events and more.

The city of Stiges is located in Catalonia, Spain, approximately 21mi/35km. southwest of Barcelona. Sitges is a famous vacation destination; world renowned for its beaches, nightspots and historical sites. Additionally, it boasts a wide range of cultural events such as its international Film Festival and Carnival. In the 19th century the famous Catalan painter Santiago Rusiñol began frequenting Sitges every summer adding to its artistic appeal. By the 1960s, Sitges became known as the center for Spanish counterculture and nowadays it is known as one of the most gay-friendly places on Earth. Sitges has gay bars, beaches, restaurants and much more within a short distance, making it one of the most popular destinations for gay and lesbian travelers.

The information provided in this gay guide to Sitges is for general guidance only and is subject to change. Confirm all information before making plans.

Gay Bars & Clubs

Stiges has a wide range of gay and lesbian bars where you can sip on cocktails, beer or sangria and take a nice break from sunbathing. Find your favorite bar and stay in it or go on the bar crawling on the bar circuit. Most bars start to get busy around 12 pm an onwards, starting with smaller bars first. These are some of the options:

Once you have finished your lap around the gay bar circuit, head out to one of the after hours clubs. Make sure to wait until three am or so, or you will find yourself alone.

Gay Restaurants

Sitges offers a wide range of dining options to cater to its highly diverse and international crowd. Most of the restaurants offer an excellent value on three course meals including wine. There are also many snack bars and friendly cafes if you are looking for a quicker bite to eat. The following options are good value for your money gay friendly or gay owned establishments:

Gay Accommodation

Sitges offers a diverse selection of gay accommodation ranging from cheap two star hotels to five star resorts. The following is a selection of gay friendly and/or gay run and operated hotels:

Gay Beaches

Gay Guide to Sitges

Sitges is home to nine of some of the most beautiful beaches you will find in Spain. Dotted along Sitges' coastline are 3 predominately gay beaches:

Gay Guide to Sitges

Gay Events

Sitges is a town that knows how to throw spectacular parties and the event calendar is one of the busiest in all of Spain. Christmas, Three Kings, Carnival, Fiesta Mayor, Santa Tecla, Corpus Cristi, San Joan and the international film festival represent just some of the festivities. A true gay destination, Sitges also has its own fair share of gay and lesbian activities including:

Gay Shopping, Saunas and Gyms

No gay trip is complete without some retail therapy, relax time and hitting up the gym. Again, Sitges will not disappoint because it is a great place to in browse through designer clothes shops like G-Star, Puma, Bickembergs, Calvin Klein, Dolce and Gabanna and Versace. After shopping you may feel inspired to work out in a gym. Sitges has several gay friendly gyms including GSS Gym, Vital Fitness, Gimnasio Vilata and Smash! Pilates Sitges. No vacation is complete without some good relax time. Indulge in a relaxing massage at one of Sitges gay saunas: Casa Relajse, Parrots Sauna, or Sauna Sitges.

This Sitges guide to a fabulous gay-friendly holiday is just a small example as to why Sitges is one of the top gay and lesbian vacation destinations in the world.