Naturism is more than just a lack of wearing clothing it is also a practise, a lifestyle, a political movement, a belief and even culture of society. Naturism maybe referred as any of the following terms. Naturism, naturist, nudism, nudist, skinny dipper, public nudist, social nudist, sunner and clothes free. There are many other names are used to describe naturism. Apart from being naked naturism is a lifestyle which combines nudity with vegetarian diet and natural cooking methods, healthy exercise, natural earthy environments, respect for animals and humanity, natural crafts and exercise. There is anonmity in numbers and although nude the attention is not of focus on genitals Naturism is that freedom.
Types of naturism
There are many types of people that practice naturism. Naturism lovers see themselves as many different categories as many of these are influenced by their origin. Individual naturism would be the most common practised type with many living their life practising naturism indoors and around their home and garden. Social naturism is very common and shouldn't be confused at times with the swinging lifestyle. Many nudists maybe swingers it doesn't make them a naturist as naturism lovers are not swingers they love the earth . Naturism groups or are looking for friends to share their lifestyles with whilst swingers are looking for sex. Social naturism is visiting events or facilities that embrace the nudist lifestyle. Many naturism resorts will have a clothing optional rule.Beaches are the most common destination for naturism lovers.
There are naturism clubs that cater for casual visitors but many require more of a permanent commitment. Naturism groups often have shared investment plans as part of both investment and lifestyle commitment. Naturism clubs may also require labor as part of the plan as many develop farms and try to be energy friendly and self sustainable with vegan being a popular lifestyle with these plans. Many which practise social naturism will visit naturism camps and naturism clubs often private homes. Naturism clubs must filter out whom they deem unfit not weight but personality checks as identification is required by all naturism clubs. Naturism clubs need to protect all their members. Naturism clubs members vote to make decisions about the management of the naturism club.
Naturism resort vacations are run as strictly business as members have no say over anything although created to entertain the naturism lover they are more catered towards the nudist. A nudist collony is in question to the pure naturism lover as some form of commercialism that shouldn't effect the decision not to wear clothing. Mainly nudists will attend holiday clubs but are still expected to be a member of a registered nudist or naturist group. Naturism lovers want more reserved areas to practise their naturism where they can be free of clothing, It is in everyones interest to preserve these free areas as profit really has no real place in the naturism culture when it is just a decision to not wear anything.
Naturism beaches attract naturists as clothing is optional at these beaches. There are official naturism beaches all around the world and many unofficial naturism beaches. The official naturism beaches have stood the test of time and many have been naturism beaches for generations. Many naturism lovers have stood against governments using public support. The main attraction to naturism is the naturism beaches and so the anonmity of not having to join a club or make a booking to experience naturism. Europe would be the naturist capital as Denmark has every beach in the country being clothing optional and Germany has naturism areas in public parks and many naturism beaches. In America Miami has one of the most popular naturism beaches.
World Day Of Naturism: First Sunday of June.
World Naked Gardening: Day: May 3 and May 14 2013
World Naked Bike Hike: June 8 and 27 July 2013
Nude Years Eve: 31st December
Naked Pumpkin Run. 31st October
The Largest Natursm Clubs
The Free Beach movement
AANR American Asscciation of Nude Recreation.
The Naturist Society.