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You can be certain that the majority of your community goes to church regularly or is at least a Christian, so when you go to the pharmacy or buy condoms at the grocery store you will feel a little shady.I found it difficult to find sexually transmitted infection and HIV/AIDS statistics (probably because they are lumped in with all of France), but the risk of contracting HIV is higher than in mainland France: in 2010 there were 160 cases of AIDS per million inhabitants and 268 cases of HIV.I don’t always know what the intention is behind these searches (and I’m not sure I want to…) but people are clearly curious.

If you’ve read my Martinique posts, you’ll know that part of my 23rd birthday I went to a swingers club in Le Marin called Fruit de la Passion.The laws governing the rights of LGBTQ community come from mainland France, which means that couples are eligible for marriage and PACS (civil union).While anti-gay discrimination is illegal there is a general disapproval of the queer community and many LGBTQ Martinicans hide the truth or move abroad.Our group got a little tour of the place (by a man wearing nothing but a towel) and we all stood around trying to look comfortable but actually afraid to sit on or touch anything.But it is there and appeared to be frequented by locals!

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