In recent years there has been a boom in naturism in France. Rather than having sexual overtones, enthusiasts see it as a way to experience freedom and empowerment in their lives. The south of France is an ideal place to practice naturism because it has hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches and of course, a wonderfully sunny climate! Save to Wishlist. The south of France has a longstanding association with nudist beaches, and they are well looked after by the French Federation of Naturism. Save Place.
Nudist resorts: The top 10 places to get naked in France this summer - The Local
Here the sixties have never died. Its name means: island of the rising sun. One is even more special than the others. Living right under the sun, by the sea, naked, was understood as the real medicine to heal body and soul. So they founded the nudist village of Heliopolis on this little island.
American exceptionalism may have gotten us to the moon and back, but when it comes to actually mooning each other you know, on the beach , we're not exactly world-beaters. Europe, by contrast, is in a completely different league when it comes to shoreline skinny-dipping. Maybe it's their permissive attitude toward public nudity.
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