Any beach in Florida is a good beach, one might argue, but there's one that's especially popular among the LGBT community. Sunset Beach, Florida, has long been dubbed "the gay beach" by locals. And when you visit during the summer, it's easy to see why. In the center of it all, there's St.
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Hillsborough Sheriff Chad Chronister announced the September arrests of 11 men with a series of sound bites delivered via YouTube. It will not be tolerated. They faced low-level misdemeanors on par with trespassing. Each of them, according to arrest reports, had gone to a local park and struck up a conversation with another man on a trail or in a parking lot. Eventually, deputies alleged, both men would agree to have sex. One man turned out to be an undercover deputy. The other went to jail.
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This unassuming city in Florida makes the perfect gay vacation spot. Tampa truly has a fun and exciting vibe thanks to the large population of students in town attending the city's famous University. We loved Tampa.
Florida's fantastic beaches welcome all, but some are friendlier than others to the LGBT community. Pete Beach and Sarasota, here are some of Sunshine State's best gay-friendly beaches. Just look for the rainbow flags flying amid the rental chairs and lifeguard stations. The most popular gay beach in Miami, it's mostly a hangout for men, but you'll also find lesbians and straights soaking up the sun with locals.