By Melanie Renzulli. Over the years, nude beaches may have gotten a bad reputation among many travelers who see them as dens of lascivious behavior. But, in reality, nude beaches are rarely the sexually charged places they are reputationally made out to be. Proponents of nude beaches often refer to them as "clothing-optional" beaches to erase the negative image the word "nude" connotes. While nude beaches aren't as common in the United States as they are in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean , they do exist and are popular among beach-goers who want to experience the full freedom of sunbathing and swimming in the buff. The American Association of Nude Recreation link contains nudity lists approximately clothing optional resorts , beaches, and RV campgrounds across North America.
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By Susan Breslow Sardone. Or is naturist vacationing something you've always been interested in? Well, you're not alone—thousands of people do it. If you're nude -curious, consider visiting one of these beaches and resorts, several of which offer day passes. With its temperate climate and gorgeous scenery, Arizona is an ideal state for enjoying the outdoors nude. The Sunshine State has warm temperatures and is outlined with soft, sandy beaches—what better place to go au naturel?
List of social nudity places in North America
AllTheRooms is made up of a range of travelers who have lived, worked, and partied in all areas of the planet. We research the best places and most important tips for all types of globetrotters looking to scratch their wanderlust itch. Last Updated on May 17, The US is home to some of the best nudist destinations in the world! Check out this interactive map of nudist resorts and campgrounds in the US and start planning your vacation.
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. Nude bathing on beaches is illegal in Anguilla.