while some caribbean island privately welcome gay travelers, curacao has been the most public in its embrace with exceptional gay friendly hotels and attractions, curacao encourages gay and lesbian travelers to visit the island and experience its live and let live atmosphere for themselves, says the curacao tourist board, which has a marketing campaign aimed at gays and lesbians and. As you might hope from a municipality of liberal holland, the caribbean netherlands are among the best gay friendly caribbean islands. Gay marriage has been legal since 2012 and the province bans all anti-gay discrimination. Lesbian women who have identified themselves as political lesbians include ti-grace atkinson, julie bindel, charlotte bunch, yvonne rainer, and sheila jeffreys. On december 15, 1973, the american psychiatric association voted almost unanimously to remove homosexuality from the list of psychiatric disorders that is included in the groups diagnostic and statistical manual of mental. t heres no denying that some caribbean islands are not known for being especially welcoming to lgbtq travelers (although the same could be said of many parts of the world). Still, its important to keep in mind that the caribbean is a diverse region that includes 13 independent nations, as well as territories of france, the netherlands, the united kingdom, and the united states. This page is linked to my group page which is caribbean lesbian love life just hit invite in the group page and become a member and.