Definitely head for Sohoanywhere in walking distance of Old Compton Street. Date ideas. Gay village. The Stonewall Inn in the gay village of Greenwich VillageManhattanthe cradle of the modern gay rights movement   . Home to a sizeable London lesbian community, with social life focused on the nearby parks and the iconic Blush bar on Cazenove Road. Lesbiangaybisexualand transgender LGBT topics. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers.
Find our more. United States. In some cities, such as StockholmHelsinkiTel AvivAustinand Copenhagenthere are no established gay villages, partly due to the differing social dynamics of these cities less social segregation within the citybut also due to earlier and greater social acceptance of the gay community within mainstream society. National Park Service, U.