The night is still long for those who want to mingle or jive to Rihanna. Upstairs, people are chatting away face Qruiser dating site face or via their smartphones, while downstairs the party is on like there is no tomorrow. The last songs are almost around the corner, but an hour and a half is Qruiser dating site time to make new friends and memories. Besides bars, clubs and parties, LGBT people have begun to look for partners online.
Qruiser is the biggest online dating service for sexual and gender minorities in the Nordic countries. It is a traditional dating site with profiles and pictures and overusers. Mobile apps add to the variety.
Grindr is a social networking app for gay men. The users rather unambiguously look for potential dates based on distance and pictures.
Unlike in traditional dating services, genitals and bare skins are not uncommon in the Qruiser and Grindr user pictures. Tinder is also a useful channel in the search for a partner. Regardless, meeting face to face is as popular as Qruiser dating site, evident in the success of Leimarit and singles nights.
Nina Rosendahl is feeling the Saturday night fever. The night is still young, as the party crowds flock to the club in the small hours.
The year-old moved to Tampere three years ago, and he frequents Mixei at least once a week.
He thinks the bar helps create a more gay-friendly image of the city. In straight bars, I feel out of place because people drink a lot. Mixei has a different vibe to it. In his opinion, Qruiser dating site is a club, community and safe haven where he has met plenty of new people, including his boyfriend of six months.