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It's not just about ping-pong you know! Things you only know if you're a female naturist...

Everyone's got a naturist cliché in their head. Remember that holiday when you accidentally ended up on the wrong beach? Or inadvertently strolled in to a nudist yoga class? Where do you look? How bad is it to stare? Did you find the whole thing hilarious or crushingly embarrassing?<p>Unlike in …

Somebody call Mary Berry - there are soggy bottoms everywhere! Hundreds of people bare all and plunge into the chilly North Sea for a charity skinny dip

Hundreds of people bared all and plunged into the chilly waters of the North Sea for a mass skinny dip.<p>Almost 500 stripped down to their birthday …

Mary Berry

What I Learned About Body Positivity By Running Naked At A Nudist Ranch

Eventually, I stopped seeing naked people and just saw people.<p>If you think that you look unflattering in your race photos, try doing it naked. Not only will you look unflattering, but you will feel physically unflattering. You’ll smell unflattering, and you will sound unflattering.<p><i>Or at least that</i> …

Love Myself

Getting The Skinny On The Riviera's (And The World's) Largest Nudist Colony, Provencal themes and traditions, by Provence Beyond

It didn't take me much time at the world's largest nudist colony to master doing most things, from standing in line at the post office to dancing at …

France

20 Inspirational Quotes From Famous Scientists

The great science minds of history have provided inspirational quotes on their findings, philosophy, and understanding of the world around us. These quotes have inspired generations of young explorers, eager to learn more about the world and motivated toward betterment.<p>When you need a bit more …

Who Told You...? - Fig Leaf Forum: Resources for Christian nudism

"Who told you that you were naked?" That's what God asked Adam in Genesis 3.11. If you're a Bible-believing Christian who cares about the source of …

The Naked Truth: Tips & Tricks For Shooting Nude Photography

Nude photography can be quite a beautiful art form. For centuries, the nude human form has been a subject for many artists in different genres. If …

Nude photography tips for better photos in the buff

<b>Warning: The video above contains nudity.</b><p>The human body is a beautiful thing.<p>Nude photography looks fun, but it's not as simple as oiling up and …

8 Anonymous Confessions From Nudists

"People at work think I'm boring...none of them know I'm a nudist."

West Penn Naturist of Pittsburgh

<b>West Penn Naturist of Pittsburgh’s active seasons run throughout the autumn, winter, and spring months of each calendar year (late September to late</b> …

Would you Adam and Eve it?

Cap d'Agde, midway between the Pyrenees and the Camargue, is the place to go for nude bathing. Just say the name slowly and you can practically smell the suncream. Mildenhall, on the other hand, has different associations. Midway between Thetford and Newmarket, and a good 90 minutes from the …

The end of naturism?

Paul MacInnes attends what could be the last open day at the naturist beach in Corton, Suffolk, as Waveney District Council have decided to de-designate the beach from November 2009

Letters: Antisocial behaviour bill's threat to naturists

Naturism,UK criminal justice,Crime,UK news,Asbos,Communities,Law,Society,Police,House of Commons,Politics,Life and style<p>The antisocial behaviour, crime and policing bill is currently working its way through the House of Commons and receives its second reading on 10 June. It is our contention that …

Naturist hotel wins right to serve alcohol despite residents' concerns

Clover Spa Hotel in Birmingham granted licence after council rejects claims that it might lead to nudity in public<p>A naturist hotel and spa is to be allowed to serve its guests alcohol despite worries from some local residents and politicians that such a move would lead to inappropriate behaviour …

Rio de Janeiro to get its first naturist beach

After a topless protest and a campaign by activists, Rio de Janeiro has gotten its first naturist beach. Abrico beach is an hour drive from the city centre and will serve as a haven for those who prefer to sunbathe without clothes. Although Brazil is known for its skimpy bikinis and carnival …

France: Catch the summer sun at a naturist resort

Those looking to vacation <i>au naturel</i> will have an opportunity to do just that this summer in France. The Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park outside Toronto has joined with a travel agency to offer a group trip to Centre Helio Marin Montalivet on France's Atlantic coast near Bordeaux.<p>CHM Montalivet is …

Nudity can be erotic and naturists should not have to deny it

Patrick Barkham seemed unaware that the main reason younger people are not becoming naturists is the inability of modern naturism to engage with the issue of sexuality ( A Stitch in Time, May 31). While it is true that "naturism became popular in Germany...as a healthy outdoor lifestyle", this …

International Naturist Congress being held in Ireland

<b>Pat Gallagher is preparing to welcome visitors to Ireland, but he has no plans to dress up for the occasion.</b><p>That's because Pat is the president of the Irish Naturist Association.<p>The association is set to host the biggest event in the history of Irish naturism.<p>The 34th International Naturist …

The 'Naked City' Of Cap D'Agde, France's Naturist Resort Heaven

The beautiful French Mediterranean resort town of Cap d'Agde isn't just any other Med resort. Au contraire. Oui, you can frolic in the sea, eat fresh food and enjoy a bumpin' nightlife. <i>Or</i>, you can head on over the nudist area of the town and strip on down with your fellow naturists and enjoy a life …