Tel Aviv Pride Week: More Than the Sum of Its Parties

An estimated 30,000 tourists are in 'the world’s best gay city' for Pride Week.

On Tel Aviv’s trendy Nahalat Binyamin Street, a long line of men gather outside the entrance to the Lima Lima dance club. Inside, the club is bursting with men in tank tops and flip flops. Sombreros, plastic toucans and imitation palm trees combine to present a discombobulated tropical theme – but on this particular Monday night, nobody seems to notice the decorations. As...