roughly grouped by geography as listed below. They have terrible teeth and just don't look as good. New York Times service). In some areas of Berlin and eastern Germany 'gay-bashing' is popular with Neonazis or other gangs, so use common sense and be geared to the behaviour of the locals around you: if they display homosexuality, it is safe. When asked, Andrew said he would rate himself around five out of ten in comparison, and admitted he was often unhappy being alone. It is located in and around the river Wupper valley, and is situated east of the city of Düsseldorf and south of the Ruhr area. As a general rule the northern states tend to be more liberal while in the south (especially Bavaria even negligible amounts are considered illegal.