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Licensed Images

Some of the pictures used on this site are licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons License (commercial use).

We have edited some images.

Copyright © – Some rights reserved by the licensor.  Use of the image does not imply any endorsement by the licensor of The Gay Beach Guide.



Bali beach with surfer – Donald Man
Double Six Beach – Christian Ditaputratama



Pictures licensed from Chris Geary.



Brighton Pride 2013 – Scott1723
Brighton Pier – mac_ivan
Brighton beach and marina – osde9info
Brighton beach front –  eGuide Travel

Cape Town

Sandy Bay – Gary Bembridge 
Sandy Bar – Gary Benbridge
Clifton Beach – Kapstadt Entdecken
Clifton Beach – Caz & Craig Makepeace Y Travel Blog
Cape Town from the sea – Ryan Kilpatrick
Camps Bay – Derek Keats
Clifton Beach from the air – Warrenski


Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale beach – Sunny.org
Fort Lauderdale beach – Epitomized
Runner on the beach – Osseous
By the pool – Edandeddie
In the water – Edandeddie


Gran Canaria

Sand Dunes – Boozo2M
Maspalomas Sand Dunes – El coleccionista de instantes
Maspalomas Sand Dunes – El coleccionista de instantes
Men on the beach – Risager
Dunes – Bortescristian

Hong Kong

Cheung Sha Beach – Christopher Dewolf
Hong Kong Island – sanfamedia.com



Playa Es Cavvallet – GanMed64

Key West

Island House – Edandeddie
Rainbow Flag in Key West – Caveman
Key West sunset – Wikipedia


Koh Samed

Koh Samed – Christophe Brisbois
Ao Tubtim – ed.h



Costa da Caparica – Manuel Campagnoli
“Beach 19” – Marta Vieira Pereira


Los Angeles

Venice Beach – world-wide-gifts.com  &  world-wide-gifts.com
Santa Monica – Elfidomx
Venice Graffiti – Volpista
Muscle Beach – Ellenm1
Santa Monica Muscle Beach – Fiona Hodge
Venice Beach – Jim McIntosh



Men dancing – Elvert Barnes
Men in the pool – Elvert Barnes
Miami Beach – Daniel Chodusov
South Beach – Jere Keys



Mykonos, Elia Beach  – Nervous Energ
Elia Beach – Photgrapherglen 


New York

New York City – mrzeon
Times Square – Nubulux
New York skyline – Andrix
Gay Pride – Kargaltsev
Fire Island – Wikimedia


Palm Springs

LGBT Pool Party, White Party  and sunset photos courtesy of Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism



Patong Beach – jbremer57 



Provincetown at sunset – C Juneau
Men in the water – hotlantavoyeur
Bear on the gay beach – Ekigyuu
Men at Sunset – Provincetown Tourism Authority


Rio de Janeiro

Arpoador, Ipanema,  Copacabana  with special thanks to John Malathronas.
Various other images – Chris Geary
Ipanema by night  – RyanMBevan
Copa by night – RyanMBevan



Sentosa Island – williamcho
Tanjong Beach – Ian Low



Lady Jane Beach (Lady Bay Beach) – portengaround
Manly Beach – Geoff Stearns
Obelisk Beach – Ernest McGray, Jr.


Tel Aviv

Pride Flags – US Embassy Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv Cityscape – Nesher Guy


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