Feeling the soft white sand between my toes, I start to wade into the water with the sun warming my face as the breeze makes its way in from the ocean. After a couple of hours taking in the beach in the buff, it all starts to feel surprisingly normal. Valentien restaurant overlooking the 18th hole. The hippie spirit remains alive and well in certain sections of the island, including the clothing-optional Gay Head Beach.
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. Technically nudity is prohibited across the entire state and is either a citable or an arrestable offence pursuant to the California Code of Regulations Title section — public nudity. That said, it seems to be the state parks properties where rules are enforced. At other beaches it has been accepted socially.
It seems fitting that the Sunshine State would be a magnet for sun worshipers from around the world. Florida is much more than just a place for naturists to gather, says Ramon Maury, naturist industry representative and voice in Tallahassee. But Pasco is hardly alone in offering a range of naturist-friendly attractions and activities.
These seemingly liberal locales often run a tight ship when it comes to proper etiquette, so before you go balls to the wall, make sure you know all the rules. The Basics While individual resorts lay out their own guidelines, there's fundamental nudist "know-how" you should have down pat. Always keep a towel on hand In a valiant effort to maintain certain sanitation standards, you're required to sit on a towel in any common area. Phrased another way: No bare asses on the bar stools. Got it?