|Gay Friendly Travel Guide to Cologne
One of Germany's oldest cities, Cologne, has a 2000-year history dating back to the Romans.
The city is dominated by one of the most famous landmarks in Germany, an awe-inspiring gothic cathedral.
Cologne's administration places considerable importance on its large Gay and Lesbian community.
It has even created a special department, the Gay City Management, to look after the needs of gay locals
Gay men and lesbians are treated with equality and respect here, and homophobia is seriously
90 Gay & and Lesbian bars and saunas offer a pretty amazing choice for a city of this size.
Most of the gay activity centres around the areas of Rudolfplatz and The Old Town.
Cologne also hosts several incredibly well-attended gay festivals throughout the year.
Best Gay Clubs in Cologne
Blue Lounge - Popular, mixed lesbian-gay dance club and cocktail bar.
Celebrate! - Gay men, lesbians & friends all mix in one of the most stylish clubs in Cologne.
Boners - Longest running fetish and cruising bar in Cologne.
Deck 5 - Small cruise bar with cheap beer and a darkroom.
Midnight Sun - Cruise bar with theme parties. Young crowd.
Station 2b - Bar and dance-floor on the ground floor, play area with cabins in the basement. (Big labyrinth).