One of Asia’s most progressive countries for LGBT rights, Taiwan hosts the largest LGBT event in Asia. A country in rapid transition, what you see today will be vastly different in another ten years. Or as the motto has it: "The time for Taiwan is now."
With lush-green mountains towering over 13,000 feet and a sub-tropical climate, Taiwan offers a variety of incredible natural resources and was recently named by Lonely Planet as one of the "Top 10 Best Countries to Visit in 2012."
More than 60,000 people crowded Commercial Street on a hot, sunny Thursday for this year's Carnival parade. The theme was 'Candyland' and those who participated outdid themselves with original, fun costumes. Check some of them out.
The Key West Business Guild sponsors numerous events throughout the year to promote LGBT tourism in Key West. Tropical Heat is fast becoming a hot summer event and the Island House and Alexander's Guest House were the places to be.