The popular destination has panoramic views of rocky cliffs, cool turquoise waters, and soft, sandy beaches. The nude bathers tend to stick to the eastern edge of the beach. Plakias Beach also offers excellent scuba diving and windsurfing in the relatively shallow, calm sea.
This is a list of places where social nudity is practised in North America for recreation. As a philosophy, this practice is commonly referred to as naturism ; the International Naturist Federation has affiliates in over 30 countries. This listing includes free beaches clothing-optional beaches or nude beaches and some private resorts.
Compared to other western cultures, America is known to be more conservative, especially when publically displaying nudity. However, times are changing and liberal bodies are consciously deciding to flaunt their stuff along unclothed shorelines. The beach is located approximately a half-mile from the Golden Gate Bridge.
Best Beaches. Facebook Twitter Email. CNN — Although still taboo in many places, casting aside your clothes at the shore has become a customary practice around the world in recent times.
Europeans might have a reputation as liberal-minded when it comes to shedding clothes on the beaches, but North America is coming on strong. Its nude beaches dot coasts east and west, north and south and now that summer's creeping closer, perhaps it's time to give it a try. Like bathing suits, one nude beach does not fit all.
Trying to work on your tan? Or maybe you just want to experience the world in a very natural way. These destinations are each unique and a great way to enjoy what the beach has to offer without having to worry about bringing along a bathing suit.
For Nick and Lins, the couple behind the hugely popular blog Naked Wanderingstheir nude beach of choice is a remote offering within Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona in Colombia. We spent two days at this nude beach and noticed that for curious Colombians, as well as many independent travellers and backpackers, it was their first nude beach experience. It's secluded location is found at the base of a steep trail that descends from the campus of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.
If we did this list for Europe it would almost be redundant, after all, most beaches in Europe are at least a little nude friendly. A few miles north of the main strip and Beach Access 6, this beach, called UFO by locals because of its eccentric buoy, is the best place on the island to really work on your tan. This visitor is a bit overdressed… — Photo by Lauren A.
It seems fitting that the Sunshine State would be a magnet for sun worshipers from around the world. Florida is much more than just a place for naturists to gather, says Ramon Maury, naturist industry representative and voice in Tallahassee. But Pasco is hardly alone in offering a range of naturist-friendly attractions and activities.