Image Credit: David Goehring. Though the ideal Indian traveller has had to shy away from this dream for long due to lack of availability of information, of course , allow me to unveil these hidden treasure coins that might have missed your eye. Do I sense a rise in temperature already? Let your fantasies run wild and read on! Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons. The dreamlike sunsets on this beach provide for some unreal views! Image Credit: Shutterstock. With some of the most popular beaches in India, Goa is also home to this hidden treasure chest no pun intended Ozran Beach. Usually flooded with foreigners and hippies, this secluded beach remains relatively clean and would require you to trek through the forests before you could reach it. Image Credit: i.
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The popular destination has panoramic views of rocky cliffs, cool turquoise waters, and soft, sandy beaches. The nude bathers tend to stick to the eastern edge of the beach. Plakias Beach also offers excellent scuba diving and windsurfing in the relatively shallow, calm sea. The beach is two miles 3. The three miles 4.
Photo by: Thinkstock. Photo by: Mr Boz, flickr. Photo by: Raguy, Wikimedia Creative Commons. Photo by: MsNina, flickr. Photo by: Tomash Devenishek, flickr. The French Mediterranean resort of Cap d'Agde is more than just a nude beach, it is a nude city. From March to mid-October, visitors must fill out paperwork and pay a fee to enter the guarded village, where clothing is not an option. Photo by: Photo by geogeek through Flickr Creative Commons. Photo by geogeek through Flickr Creative Commons. On the south coast of Crete , between mountains and the Libyan Sea, lies Plakias, a tiny fishing village whose population swells during the summer months.
Best Beaches. Facebook Twitter Email. CNN — Although still taboo in many places, casting aside your clothes at the shore has become a customary practice around the world in recent times. From rocky coastlines to talcum powder fine sands, and big city bays to secluded shores, there are now hundreds of beaches where it's perfectly legal or at least de facto legal to sunbathe, swim and otherwise frolic beside the sea in nothing more than your birthday suit. While clothing-optional beach destinations may seem like a modern invention, it's actually quite an old idea, a product of the otherwise prudish Victorian era. During the s, American poet Walt Whitman extolled the virtues of the "Adamic air bath" -- his nude walkabouts and swims along Timber Creek in New Jersey, writing of "The free exhilarating ecstasy of nakedness in Nature. Channeling that same vibe, the naturist movement took off in Europe and North America during the first half of the 20th century, with city parks, camp grounds and eventually beaches established for those who wanted to experience nature nude in their most natural state. One of the spin-offs of the socially and sexually liberal s was a "free beach" movement that saw a proliferation of nude beaches around the world. And their popularity continues today, with more and more popping up each year. Here are 15 of the best nude beaches around the world:.