So as best I can tell, dw.com is an on-line magazine dedicated to helping ex-pats, especially Brits, understand life and culture in Germany. In this installment, they take on the cultural norms surrounding social nudity in Deutschland, along with a brief history thereof. An embedded slideshow walks you through the last one-hundred years of naked […]Read More Why Germany’s nudist culture remains refreshing
To find out what young people get out of being naked. I’m a little reluctant to post this article from VICE (an online magazine) as the author points out one of the awkward truths about naturism – that’s attendees at such events are frequently predominantly male. As one of the objectives of this blog is […]Read More I Went to a Nudist Festival for Millennials
From travel blogger MOSTLY AMELIE, comes a comprehensive review of one of new spas in Berlin, a city somewhat famous for self-indulgent opportunities and social nudity. A friend just visited the sister spa in Düsseldorf returning with glowing reports, and we plan to spend a day at thos location in Berlin later this spring. The […]Read More Getting Naked in Germany at Vabali Spa Berlin
I’m in France right now, as is my 20-something daughter, but she is not traveling with us at the moment. In fact, she took a beach trip today with several friends and acquaintances – all of whom I know – to just an ordinary beach on the Cote d’Azur. Not long into their stay, off […] […]Read More My Parents Took Me to a Naked Place — The Meandering Naturist
A brief article that makes all the points familiar to most people who have already come to grips with embracing their own nudity, but well stated in a concise and compelling way. A good mid-week read. View original post: 505 more words FOR MORE RATIONAL THOUGHTS ABOUT SOCIAL NUDITY, VISIT MY OTHER BLOG: THE MEANDERING NATURISTRead More All The Ways Being Naked Can Make You A Healthier, More Confident Person
So I think this post is going to set the foundation for another blog post on my other site, The Meandering Naturist, as my personal opinion is that it’s only telling one side of the story. But coming from The Economist, I think this is a real important document that is likely to influence a […]Read More Naked Europe covers up
Despite the author’s use of clichés about social nudity, especially the term “nudist colony,” the strength of this piece is found the links throughout that click through to several documents that actually add substance to the argument. Several excellent points, and several excellent sources. Worth the read. View original post: 865 more words For MORE rational […]Read More The Scientific Reasons Why You Should Just Always Be Naked
I have a friend who has recently gotten into naturism who stated bluntly, “You know, somebody should write a naturism for beginner’s page so you don’t feel like an idiot the first time out!” Actually, I think that’s been done quite a lot, but I think this article does it particularly well, thoughtfully omitting most […]Read More How to travel: what to pack for a naturist resort break
An interesting read from the female perspective, when a 50-something woman conquers her inhibitions – not only about nudity, but about her body in general. Not sure how this would play in the US, but it seems our British counterparts might be a bit more progressive in this arena. View original post: 1984 more words […]Read More Would you let your friends see you naked?
A brief article from Psychology Today that makes a compelling case for the perspective, “What’s all the fuss about?” Be sure to click the comment bar at the end of the article, as the responses are as insightful as the actual piece. Really. What is all the fuss about? View original post: 255 more wordsRead More Fear and Loathing of Nakedness: Are kids traumatized by public nakedness?