For Nick and Lins, the couple behind the hugely popular blog Naked Wanderings , their 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. It is also the oldest legal nude beach in Canada. Jessa, a nudist since and shortly thereafter a writer at the Nude Blogger , raves about Point Addis in Victoria. I've done all sorts of activities there in the buff, from laying down sunbathing to playing frisbee, doing some yoga and swimming.
Or it involves going all-in on a naturalist resort, throwing you into a whole different lifestyle when you just want to go snorkeling without trunks on. But sometimes, a nude beach experience can be a little slice of fully nude paradise. As we've already shared our favorite nude beaches in the US and then, again, in the Bay Area and outlined the rules of nudist resorts , here's our list of the 20 most sizzling seaside spots around the globe to soak up the sun, au nature l. Be sure to be extra thorough with the sunscreen. Corniglia, Italy This small shoreline's a far cry from the Riviera's tourist-packed beaches, but well worth the short trek through a pitch-black tunnel don't forget a flashlight in the mountainous Cinque Terre region. You'll be rewarded with an isolated beach populated by naked Italians. In fact, you'll probably be the only tourist there.
There are areas on the California coast that are void of nude beaches all of Los Angeles County for example , but each region of the state has some. Below is a list of the official and unofficial nude beaches in California sorted from south to north. Note that you should obey all city, county, state, and federal laws whether posted or not.
These hot spots are great if you want a carefree and clothing-optional getaway. But before you hit a nudist beach, know that strict etiquette reigns supreme. In fact, most clothes-free destinations have more rules than a boarding school.