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Gay village Castro Valley

The Castro is San Francisco's gay village and is iconic for being the backdrop to the gay rights movement in the 60s and 70s and a continued space for LGBT people living in or visiting San Francisco. There is a great diversity of people, from tourists and tour groups, LGBT people and supporters some more out there than others - don't be surprised to see nudity, even in the daytime , hippies, and sadly some homeless people and those a bit down on their luck I had a man come and grab a tomato sauce sachet off my table to eat as I sat in a nearby cafe, and another man was talking to people in a shop who didn't seem to exist. The Castro is just so wonderfully diverse and everyone seems accepted here and able to express their individuality. Probably the most memorable part of my 4 day trip to San Fran and I'd encourage everyone to visit.

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The Castro was one of the first gay neighborhoods in the United States. Hot Renton guy Francisco's gay village is mostly concentrated in the business district that is located on Castro Street from Market Street to 19th Street. Although the greater gay community was, and is, concentrated in the Orgy clubs in Johnson City, many gay people live in the surrounding residential areas bordered by Corona Heightsthe Mission DistrictNoe ValleyTwin Peaksand Haight-Ashbury neighborhoods. Castro Street, which originates a few Amanda escort Manhattan north at the intersection of Divisadero and Waller Streets, runs south through Noe Valley, crossing the 24th Street business district and ending as a continuous street a few blocks farther south as it moves toward Backpage Brentwood escorts Glen Park neighborhood.

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