By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com June 23 2014 5:23 PM ET
Celebrants kiss on Istiklal Street, the main shopping corridor in Istanbul, Sunday during the Trans Pride Parade. The parade is part of Trans Pride Week, which is organized by Istanbul's Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transvestites, and Transsexuals solidarity organization.
People carry a giant transgender flag during the Trans Pride Parade as part of the Trans Pride Week in Istanbul.
Istanbul rocks at Transgender Pride Week.
Istiklal Street, the main shopping corridor in Istanbul during the Trans Pride Parade Sunday.
Thousands of people parade in the streets of Thessaloniki, Greece, as they take part in the city's third Gay Pride march Saturday.
A couple pose in a cart with a placard reading "Just Married" as they take part in the third Gay Pride march in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece.
A woman holds a rainbow flag during the Gay Pride Parade Saturday in Lisbon.
A woman with the word "adoption" drawn on as a mustache poses during the Gay Pride Parade in Lisbon.
The Gay Pride Parade in Lisbon.
The gay contingent dances in front of the Raidd gay bar Saturday in Paris durinh the annual music event La Fete de la Musique. The event takes place across the streets of France, with thousands of musicians performing in one of the nation's most popular festivals.
Raidd gay bar dancers participate in the annual music event La Fete de la Musique.