Elysia wrestles with her stretchmarks, Darrell addresses his new body shape after a sporting injury, and Kaye learns to accept that she's not the only person in the world with a wobbly tummy. Jolie faces up to her vitiligo, David deals with his shape, and Danielle embraces her curves. Helen learns to let go of what others think of her body, Steven realises confidence is a state of mind, and Mike embraces his body after years of hating himself. Alayah gets a whole new perspective on her body. Courtney learns that you don't need to go to the gym to feel good.
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Walk along the coastline of Waiheke Island and you may stumble upon a nude beach. But who decides if a beach is nude or not, and why do people like getting naked in winter? Glenn McConnell reports. They pop up out of the woods without warning. Even in the middle of winter, when the clothed beaches remain almost empty and people steer clear of the Hauraki waters, you will still find a few bare bottoms on Waiheke's Little Palm Beach. For instance, the Auckland Outdoor Naturist Club is getting ready to celebrate its 70th anniversary in a few weeks. The club, which owns its own retreat in the forests of Ranui out in West Auckland, includes more than paid members who enjoy being free of clothing.
The bohemian escapade happened by accident, when, after a stroll down Big Beach and nary a shell for my mother to collect, she asked which beach I liked best. I decided to be honest. Quaint and clothing optional. At the time, my sexual orientation was subject to a similar self-imposed policy within my family. Even the two mentors lost to AIDS, a painful awakening to the fragility of life, omitted. Not the response I expected. Body exploration was private; porn, proscribed; sex, kept secret.
If there's one problem with nude beaches, it's that you can't control who actually takes off their clothes. Also, sand gets everywhere. As we've already shared our favorite nude beaches in the US and then, again, in the Bay Area and outlined the rules of nudist resorts , here's our list of the 15 most sizzling seaside spots around the globe to soak up the sun, au naturel. Corniglia, Italy This small shoreline's a far cry from the Riviera's tourist-packed beaches, but well worth the short trek through a pitch-black tunnel don't forget a flashlight in the mountainous Cinque Terre region.