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Tel Aviv has become one of the hottest LGBT destinations in the Middle East, boasting a huge Pride celebration that draws hundreds of thousands of participants.
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The island nation of Cyprus is a beautiful Mediterranean destination with LGBT protections and a socially progressive attitude for the Middle East.
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Istanbul legalized homosexuality in 1858, and their Pride celebration is one of the largest in the world.
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Amman may not be the most socially progressive in the Middle East, but homosexuality is legal. The city offers an underground LGBT scene that's worth the search.
An LGBT uprising in Lebanon has recently caused a judge to reconsider a new anti-LGBT policy.