We all know by now that places like Fire Island and San Fran’s Castro are meccas for gay travelers looking to be met with open arms. And because of that fact, some of these famed locales have become positively packed with other travelers looking for the same experience.
But what about the places that fly a bit off the beaten track? In these charming towns, you’ll find an open and welcoming vibe without battling as many fellow tourists for a spot on the beach or a stool at the bar.
Here we share with you a few of our favorite hidden gems that proudly open their doors to LGBT travelers.