Found this little gem on YouTube and thought we’d share it. Whilst it shouldn’t be taken too literally (try walking the length of London’s Oxford Street naked and see where it gets you!) it’s a bit of fun and is at least partly factual. With apologies for the irritating fig-leaves, please enjoy.
Since the 1960s, naturists have gathered on a section of Broome’s famous Cable Beach known as “north of the rocks”, to sunbake, fish and swim in the nude.
But veterans of the scene say about a decade ago, things began to change. The local tourism industry boomed, and suddenly, the nudists were coming under close scrutiny.
Read this great article on the decline of nudism in the area. And if you can, get along there, strip off, and give the local nudists some support!
Let’s Go Naked.
This was theTV programme that started us on our naturist adventures. First shown on BBC TV in 1979, it was responsible for a major surge in interest in UK naturism. Courtesy of YouTube. Apologies for the quality.
Fun-loving over-50 Brits are casting aside their inhibitions on holiday as they embrace the opportunity to behave badly, according to a new survey by travel insurance company Staysure, with six percent admitting to using a nudist beach whilst away.
The survey discovered that mature Brits aren’t nearly as reserved as the rest of the world believes, with body image, shyness and money woes all forgotton as liberated middle-aged Brits cut loose on holiday and get up to all sorts of misdemeanours that they’d never dream of doing at home.
Full story here.
News.com has come up with a short but diverting guide to what it believes are the best places in Australia for nudists and for those who just don’t feel like covering themselves up.
The recommendations include Naked bushwalking in the Blue Mountains, NSW, a nude retreat in the Whitsundays, QLD, skinny dipping for the Winter solstice in River Derwent, Hobart TAS, baring it all at Twisting Peacock Yoga, Perth WA, and even competing for the best bum at the Pilwarren Maslin Beach Nude Games!
Read the full report here