Gay life in Playa del Inglés
A multi-destination facets! Gran Canaria offers as well holidays idleness and rave-up, with its modern and trendy infrastructures, big sandy beaches at the end and energic nights, as holidays under the sign of the discovery and the adventure for those who wish to discover the natural treasures: mountains, big dunes or impressive greenery.
Close to Morocco, in Atlantic mid-ocean, Gran Canaria is a very appreciated gay destination, which attracts every year not less than 300 000 tourists gays come from all Europe, particularly from United Kingdom or from Germany. Main centers of attention: Maspalomas and Playa Del Ingles, in the South of the island. In the heart of this tourist village, "Yumbo Center" is the epicenter of all the night-gay life, with bars, restaurants, clubs and sex-clubs. More cultural, Las Palmas, in the North of the island, proposes museums, visits, opera, theaters and exhibitions.
Every year in May, the Gay Pride of Maspalomas is head teacher gay event of the island, which gathers during 10 days thousands of visitors.