If you want to call them "bi", fine. But they are not "closeted gays". There is a certain type of American gay man who seems to think that sex was invented in the US. I've got news for you: They think that their "gay culture" is the only one that exists.
As I opened my eyes and waited for my unfamiliar environment to fall into place and adjust around me, I noticed my heartbeat changing from humming bird beats to a slow thumping. I rolled out of bed and showered, careful not to get in the way of my roommates. They were from Japan and spoke some English, but not a lot. I accepted that most likely I would be navigating the city alone and I was just happy to get out of my dark and basic hostel room with the silver metal bunk beds and bland white hospital walls. I had an
Italy Part III: Twice As Beautiful as Rihanna and the Curious Case of Tinder
This guide will cover everything from the culture of hooking up while traveling to the fine art of hostel sex. However, there is one problem about hostel sex… lack of privacy. Get Your Own Room Get a private room and then go crazy.
Years later, I was back in the Eternal City to see if a dating app could bring it alive for me again. The Spanish Steps of Rome at dusk Credit: AP There is also the option to register as a guide to show solo travellers around your city. Creating a profile is easy and, after adding a few upcoming trips and registering as a guide in London and Rome, I settled down to survey the offerings. Some 35 per cent of users were female meaning the majority were male, so the odds were in my favour.