Puerto Vallarta in top LGBT Travel Destinations for 2020

///Puerto Vallarta in top LGBT Travel Destinations for 2020

Puerto Vallarta in top LGBT Travel Destinations for 2020

GayTravel.com lists Puerto Vallarta in top LGBT Travel Destinations for 2020. GayTravel.com, a trusted resource for LGBTQ+ travelers worldwide, revealed its list of recommended destinations that embody the qualities of inclusiveness and diversity that LGBTQ+ travelers appreciate most. Their curated list contains perennial favorites as well as unexpected and off-the-beaten-path destinations. They describe Puerto Vallarta as “Mexico’s number one gay tourist destination, Puerto Vallarta is an idyllic beachside community offering a little something for everyone. From luxury to adventure, have the time of your life in beautiful Puerto Vallarta. In 2017, Puerto Vallarta became our first Gay Travel Approved®  city in Mexico and Zona Romantica was crowned as the 2016 Gay Travel Awards Gayborhood of the Year!”

Puerto Vallarta is very welcoming to gay travelers. It is considered one of the safest, most welcoming cities worldwide! What cities are safe for the LGBT traveler to visit?  Check worldwide resources like Equaldex. Equaldex is a collaborative knowledge base for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) movement. The site aims to crowdsource every law related to LGBT rights to provide a comprehensive and global view of the LGBT rights movement. Puerto Vallarta is located in the state of Jalisco. That link is here

Also, check online gay discussion forums, blogs and the LGBT media for recommendations of gay destinations where others have already been. 

What makes a destination gay friendly?  There are many factors including  local community acceptance and freedom, the overall gay scene itself, and local laws governing LGBT rights such as gay marriage, same-sex adoption, and discrimination in the workplace.  

Puerto Vallarta is located in the state of Jalisco. The Mexican Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in the state in January 2016. Puerto Vallarta also has an annual gay pride celebration. This event began in 2013 and is held the week before US Memorial day in May annually. 

GayTravel connects the LGBTQ+ community with gay-friendly destinations, hotels, cruises, tours, events, entertainment, attractions, clubs, and restaurants throughout the world. Their mission is to provide the community with safe, welcoming, and curated recommendations to ensure that every vacation is both pleasurable and memorable. Wherever the journey ends it begins with GayTravel.com! Discover for yourself just how beyond gay friendly Puerto Vallarta can be. 


By | 2020-01-20T12:43:13-06:00 January 20th, 2020|LGBT Travel|

About the Author:

Timothy Ray Wilson – publisher A native of Seneca, South Carolina, Tim obtained a finance degree from Clemson University before spending 25 years in banking, real estate, finance and marketing. He retired to Puerto Vallarta in 2008 and founded GAYPV magazine two years later. As a former member of the North America Travel Journalists Association, Tim writes for national and international media outlets promoting Puerto Vallarta as Mexico’s premiere LGBT travel destination. Through his involvement as a founding member of Vallarta Gay Pride, Tim served on the organization’s marketing steering committee for the first several years.

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