Madrid and Barcelona are the major centers of gay life in Spain. The most popular resorts for gay travelers are Sitges (south of Barcelona), Torremolinos, and Ibiza.

The International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) is the trade association for the gay and lesbian travel industry, and offers an online directory of gay- and lesbian-friendly travel businesses and tour operators.

Many agencies have tours and travel itineraries specifically for gay and lesbian travelers. San Francisco-based Now, Voyager offers worldwide trips and cruises; Olivia specializes in lesbian cruises and resort vacations.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.