PHOTOS: Pride in Madrid Is the Hottest So Far

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com July 08 2013 12:20 PM ET


A man invites a woman onto a truck during the Madrid Gay Pride Parade 2013 on July 6, 2013 in Madrid, Spain. According to a new Pew Research Center survey about homosexual acceptance around the world, Spain tops gay-friendly countries with an 88 percent acceptance rate.


A woman dances between gay men on the roof of a truck during the Madrid Gay Pride Parade.


Lesbian supporters attend the Madrid Gay Pride Parade.


A woman tries to pass between gay men during the Madrid Gay Pride Parade.


Two women kiss, unmindful of photographers nearby.


A man shows his butterfly tattoos on his chest in the Chueca neighborhood during the Madrid Gay Pride Festival.


Participants take part in the Gay and Lesbian Pride parade in the centre of Madrid.


Two gay men calling for freedom dance during the Madrid Gay Pride Parade.


A group of men walk through the crowd advertising a famous Madrid disco-pub in Chueca neighborhood during the Madrid Gay Pride.


Two gay men are dressed up as a policeman (left) and a sailor in the Chueca neighborhood during the Madrid Gay Pride Festival.


A couple kisses as they walk to Puerta de Alcala during the Madrid Gay Pride Parade


A rainbow flag is waved during the Gay and Lesbian Pride parade in the centre of Madrid .