Why are nudists such friendly people?

Do you remember your first impression of nudists? Chances are that it was something like “a bunch of naked people hiding behind a huge fence doing stuff the rest of the world shouldn’t see”. But what about your first impression of them at the moment that You became a nudist yourself? The word “relaxed” may come to mind or “polite” or “connected”. And probably also “friendly”. We’ve never met anyone coming back from their first … Read more

6 Things the nudist should always carry along

Nudism is all about freedom and relaxation. You don’t have to care about what to wear, no spare clothes to carry, no cell phones, nothing. Not a single worry in your mind. But before you step naked into your car there are a couple of things you better consider taking to your favourite nudist place.   Bring sunscreen to your nude spot Every naturist will tell you that there’s only one reason to wear clothes: … Read more

What’s with the whole nudism and sex thing?

It’s one of the most common misconceptions about naturism… We’re all perverts, loving to expose our “oh so holy” body parts to one another, having sex with everyone around, male, female it all doesn’t matter for us, threesomes, foursomes, fivesomes, huge orgies.   And the response of the naturist community is strict: “Nudity and sex are two totally different things!”   Of course we support the naturist community, but somehow we get the feeling that … Read more

The nudist dress code

Sounds strange doesn’t it? Now that you’ve been feeling free as a bird on the nudie beach, Nick and Lins suddenly start talking about dress codes… What’s that all about?   Nick hates dress codes, whenever we’re invited to a party or event that requires a dress code he’ll try to avoid going. There’s only one exception: the birthday suit. Did you notice the word “suit”? Well, many first time nudists have a lot of … Read more

How to tell your significant other?

We can consider ourselves lucky about this as we’ve discovered nudism together and we both enjoyed it equally. (if you want to know how, see here and here) But what if you’re already a nudist and your significant other isn’t? Or you’ve been wanting to give it a shot but you don’t know how to tell him/her?   The key to failure You know the saying “Throwing a kid into the water is the best way … Read more

Something about cultural differences

For this post we would really appreciate your input because we only have experience with naturist sites in Western Europe and Brazil. We’ve been doing some research on the internet but except for some formal websites it’s difficult to determine how people at the other end of the world look at naturism.   So from wherever you are, please let us know how/if naturism is appreciated in your environment. Is it legal? Is it something … Read more

7 Reasons why you want to be a nudie

“Why the hell do you want to spend your free time being naked in front of others?” It’s a question we get rather often. What drives us to be nude in public? What do we love so much about nudist resorts, nude beaches, naturist campings and all those other places where we spend time in the nude? What’s so fun about swimming naked? And why does it have to be social? Do we enjoy seeing … Read more

Awkward situations at the nudist resort

Yes, sometimes nudism can be a little awkward

We sometimes receive the question if we never find it awkward, the whole nudism thing. Because hey, you’re naked, the other people are naked, that must make for some embarrassing moments. We understand the way of thinking because it comes from a person who has never been socially nude before. For them every nude moment outside of the bedroom or bathroom which includes other persons must be something unexpected. Something embarrassing. And our answer to … Read more

How to handle the taboo around naturism?

I’m sorry but we couldn’t find a conclusive answer to this question. Maybe you do? Anyway, what we can give you is a kind of an analysis of the situation and we’ll see where we get from there…   As a human, we don’t like to be judged. And why do you get judged? Because you’re doing something that’s not mainstream. And people love to judge… So if you’re doing something uncommon, you don’t talk … Read more

The Misconceptions of Naturism

In our previous post So what about nudism, we have given you an introduction about naturism and its variations. By looking at the history of nudism we hope that we’ve been able to show you how it grew from a need to connect with nature and as a reaction to conformism.   Even though naturism as we know it exists for more than a century and is, especially in Europe, widely accepted, there are still some … Read more