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According to the 2021 GayTravel Awards, Barcelona (Spain) is the best city outside the United States of America to travel to for the LGBTQ community. This edition, the best U.S. city is San Francisco.
Barcelona is known as the second most important city of Spain after Madrid. Barcelona is also the capital city of Catalunya, a region in Northern Spain that has its own traditions and language. Barcelona does a great job of incorporating the LGBTQ population with the events, sights, and city life.
Barcelona is quite a visually appealing city. From the magnificent architecture to the museums and galleries, you can visit and see, for example, the greatest works of the well-known architect Antoni Gaudi and many paintings of the world famous painters Picasso and Miró.