Topics :: Tel Aviv

Israeli Gay Party Promoter in Hot Water Over ISIS Ad Campaign

By EDGE | Monday Sep 22, 2014
An Israeli gay event promoter is in hot water over the use of sexualized imagery inspired by the radical Islamic terror group ISIS's executions featured in advertising materials used to promote a gay Friday night party.

Tel Aviv: Beaches, Boys and Beyond

By Gregory Kiep | Monday Jul 21, 2014
Whether you're looking for sexy beaches, posh accommodations or historical tours, Tel Aviv has established itself as one of the hottest LGBT destinations in the world.

World’s Largest Rainbow Flag Illuminates Tel Aviv Pride Week

By EDGE | Saturday Jun 14, 2014
A massive, illuminated Gay Pride flag is currently adorning the Tel Aviv Municipality Building in Rabin Square in celebration of the city’s 21st annual Pride Week taking place this week.

Israeli Trans Singer in Controversial Video

Thursday Jun 12, 2014
A video promoting Tel Aviv’s Gay Pride Parade has been taken offline after the family of a youngster claimed they did not provide consent to participate.

Eilat and Tel Aviv Pride Celebrations Anticipate 100,000+ Worldwide Travelers

By EDGE | Friday May 2, 2014
Thousands of travelers from around the world are expected to arrive in Israel for the annual Pride Festivals taking place in Eilat (May 15-17) and Tel Aviv (June 8-14).

Tel Aviv: Israel’s Party-Loving Beachfront Metropolis

By Brett Taylor | Tuesday Mar 6, 2012
With a gay scene that compares favorably to gay capitals around the globe, an amazing beach, warm weather, great food and hot men, it’s no surprise that the IGLTA rated Tel Aviv the best gay destination in the world.

Roberto Cavalli Showcases Spring/Summer 2012 Collection at Tel Aviv Fashion Week

Wednesday Nov 23, 2011
Tel Aviv, already renowned for its beaches and nightlife, is quickly gaining a reputation as the fashion capital of the Middle East

Drag Queen Abducted, Beaten by Family

By Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 6, 2010
A man who worked as a drag performer in Tel Aviv was kidnapped and assaulted by members of his own family, according to news accounts.

Tel Aviv Commemorates Gay Youth Center Shooting Anniversary

By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Aug 3, 2010
Marchers in Tel Aviv marked the first anniversary of a gay youth center shooting rampage that left two dead and injured thirteen.

Live For Tel Aviv

By Matthew Tharrett | Wednesday Apr 7, 2010
Summertime is right around the corner, and we’ve all got Pride on the mind. As gay men, it’s our duty to unearth the short-shorts on the first warm day of the season and let Manhattan know we’re serious about the next four months. Years ago, the changing weather was our cue to transform the city into a gay playground-but several decades of sticky subway rides have become a sweaty reminder to book a flight and vote ourselves off the island.