Sao tome and principe is a tiny two island african nation, near the equator, off the coast of equatorial guinea. Luis has lived and worked there for several years and finds that the live and let live attitude of the country means that while there are no facilities for gay people, there is little to bother them either. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (lgbt) persons in so tomé and prncipe face legal challenges not experienced by non-lgbt residents. Both male and female same-sex sexual activity is legal in so tomé and prncipe, however lgbt persons face stigmatization among the broader population. Global gay guide networks directory for africa sao tome and principe. Welcome to the exotic and beautiful islands of so tomé and principe. Like no other islands in the atlantic ocean, sao tome seems to embody a kind of lush tropical paradise usually associated with the south pacific. The atmosphere here is palpably luxury and it is an intoxicating blend of sunlight, sea, air and fantastically abundant vegetation. There is one short story, posted below, about a gay man in 2003 whose experience and attitude were expressed thus several people here know im gay, and it has. The peopling of sao tome (gulf of guinea) origins of slave settlers and admixture with the portuguese. Lgbt rights in sao tome and principe homosexuality, gay marriage, gay adoption, serving in the military, sexual orientation discrimination protection, changing legal gender, donating blood, age of consent, and more. saiba os famosos que sao assumidamente lgbtq gays gays! Atores que so homossexuais e você nem noticias de agora. 22 famosos que so gays e você no sabia - parte 2 - duration 1305. floating in the gulf of guinea, this two-island nation, africas second-smallest, blends natural wonders with a gripping history. So tomé & prncipe (stp) is amazingly safe and welcoming to visitors, particularly ecotourists, for whom the advancing jungle is a delight. geographical and historical treatment of sao tome and principe, including maps and statistics and a survey of its people, economy, and government.