It was also one of the first countries to decriminalise homosexuality in Stockholm Gay Pride draws many visitors to Scandinavia each summer. Japan got rid of its anti-gay laws in and interestingly has one of the lowest ages of consent in the world — 13 which is the same for everyone, straight or gay.
Equal rights laws banning discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation were introduced as early asand in addition, the country has very lenient adoption and transgender laws. It should we totally agree! Find out more about Nomadic Boys. Check out our 10 favourite gay friendly countries in Asia.
The age of consent has always been equal at 13, and the right to It is by far the most gay- friendly country in legal gender was introduced in From as far back asthey began passing super progressive anti-discrimination laws, such as removing the LGBTQ ban on the military, introducing the right to change legal gender, and introducing same-sex marriage.
Find out more about gay life in India in our interview with Raj from Delhi. One person may face social harassment in a country with no anti-gay laws on the books, while another person may face unexpected welcome in a country whose customs are traditionally anti-gay but rarely or never enforced.
The majority of the gay scene of Thailand is in the capital, Bangkok, particularly around Silom Soi 4 and 6. Hi Suubi, how awful! India has the potential to become a big gay mecca in Asia. Even foreigners can get married in Argentina.