It’s a wonderful time of the year – Christmas! – and who better to spend it with the ones you love.
Whoever they are; a lover, friend, a member of your urban or chosen family, a parent, a sibling. Or even the introduction of a new baby to make your family complete.
Whether you enjoy Christmas or not, we scoured Instagram to find photos of people enjoying one another’s company and sharing love.
It’s been a tough year, and we’ve faced hardships like no other time in history, but it’s important to remember – we’re together.
From Estonia to Texas, here are some photos of gay couples, friends and chosen families celebrating the festive period around the world: