Who wrote all this info? Took these photos? Who can I thank?!

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Gay Mexico Map is a community based effort which has come together through the efforts of many people who gave generously of their time and creativity and knowledge to create the most comprehensive information source for the LGBT community in Mexico. So thank them for us hey?

Doug Dosdall

Doug is the primary creator of the Gay Mexico Map website and enjoys traveling in Mexico and meeting friendly Mexicanos!


Flickr User alejandr0.amad0 contributed photographs of Morelia.


Flickr user Alvee contributed photos

Borrowed Flesh

Borrowed Flesh is a writer who wrote a very entertaining blog entry about a gay weekend in Tijuana at borrowedflesh.blogspot.ca from which we garnered some tips and some photos.

Butt Magazine

BUTT is a pocket-size magazine and website by, for and about homosexuals and a place where gays can speak candidly about their ideas, work and sex lives. Their Mexico City Fag Map is an entertaining and useful info source for the city.

Ciudad de Mexico Secretería de Turismo

The Mexico City Tourism Board is very supportive of LGBT travel and produced a very helpful gay guide to Mexico which you can download here.

Durango Diversidad Magazine

Durango Diversidad Magazine is an online resource for the state of Durango Mexico. More info at DurangoDiversidadMagazine facebook

Edu Reyes

A resident of Cuernavaca and one of the organizers of the city's annual pride march.

El Mañana

El Mañana is a newspaper in Tamaulipas state who contributed photos of the Reynosa LGBT Pride March. You can see the full set of their photos at elmanana.com.

El Pipila

El Pipila covers the news for Guanajuato state at www.elpipila.mx

Francisco Martin Cardenas Medina

Activist in Colima who works at Comisión de Derechos Humanos del Estado de Colima


The two gay gringos who are frequent visitors to Merida and built the site www.GayMerida.com were very helpful in updating and adding info for our Merida listings.


Flickr user Hidrocálido took some great photos of the gay pride festivities in Aguascalientes. You can see them all here.

Karina Alvarez

Wrote about and photographed the 2016 gay pride in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas.


Flickr user larryn2009 contributed photos

Marcha del Orgullo GDL

Organization for a pride parade in Guadalajara, Jalisco. More at their facebook page.

Nicola Ókin Frioli

Nicola "Ókin" Frioli is a freelance photographer who has worked for several years in the areas of reportage photography, editorial, photojournalism and portraits. Over the last 14 years he has traveled through Northern Mexico, India, Pakistan, Kashmir and Sardinia. Ókin is now based in Mexico City. See more at www.okinreport.net

Notimex y Cuartoscuro

Took some great photos of the 2014 gay pride parade. You can see them here.

Richard Austin Obenchain

Flickr user obenchainr contributed photos

SDP Noticias

News website which offers extensive coverage of issues important to the LGBT communities. More at sdpnoticias.com.


Panoramio user Slavva

Sonia Carolina

Flickr user Sonia Carolina who contributed photos

Soy Homosensual

#SoyHomosensual is an online gay space created for the purpose of entertaining and informing the Spanish-speaking LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community... and obviously #HeteroFriendly.

That Gay Backpacker

An entertaining travel blog with lots of Mexico content. Find it at www.thatgaybackpacker.com.


Thelmadatter posted photos on Wikimedia

Time Out Mexico

Time Out Mexico is a weekly magazine listing events and happenings in Mexico City and regularly covers the gay community as well. You can find them at timeoutmexico.mx

Tony Lea

Flickr user Tony Lea contributed photos

Trako Antonio

Flickr User Trako Antonio contributed photographs of Querétaro.

Did we forget anyone?

There are many more people who have contributed to the site by adding listings, answering questions in the comments, pointing out things we've missed and much more.

We regret that some of those names are lost to memory! But if you know of a photo or text which should be credited on the site and isn't please contact us and let us know.