Amsterdam gay nightlife
Gay nightlife in Amsterdam
Amsterdam has a relative large gay scene, including many bars, cruise bars, fetish club and gay sauna. Large gay dance and circuit parties about once or twice a month.
Amsterdam is a very international city, with nationalities from almost every country in the world living here. There are many expats and lots of tourists all year round. So English has become the unofficial second language. It shouldn't be too difficult to make contact with the locals.
Reguliersdwarsstraat, Amstel & Kerkstraat The gay scene is concentrated in the city centre of Amsterdam. The most well known gay street is Reguliersdwarsstraat. Here you find the main stream gay bars like Soho and Taboo and bar Blend.
Nearby is the Amstel area and Halvemaansteeg, with the more party bars. In the Kerkstraat you find popular the popular gay club Church, with their popular weekly underwear and other fetish theme nights.
On the Warmoesstraat you find the leather scene and gay bars for 'real men'. Connected to it is the Zeedijk, with another gay bar, Cafe the Queen's Head. Both areas are at walking distance of each other.