The APNEL association — APNEL stands for
Association for the Promotion of Naturism in Liberty —
is working for clarification of the law on naturism in all countries.
is to stop nudity as such being equated with sexual exhibitionism.
The APNEL association — APNEL stands for
An interesting In-depth article about Stephen Gough, who is once again
in jail for breaching an ASBO preventing him from being naked anywhere
It’s the continent that brought the world Page Three and nudist
beaches, but these images could be on their way to being banned on the
internet, beginning with a resolution at the Eur
Weather has been so bad these days here, so work has got harder too.
I saw Scotland described as puritanical in another blog, so I thought
I'd say something good about being a naturist in Scotland. Living in
the Highlands, I'm surrounded by the most sparsely populated
countryside in the UK. Within a shor
Stephen Gough has been issued with an ASBO today. This has a direct
effect on all outdoor Nudists. I will allow the courts to control us
as a “Public Nuisance”. Once we are issued with an ASBO we can be
threatened with imprisonment. Is it time no
The sun beckoned again in Boston after the big snow a few weeks ago,
so I called up my friend John P and headed over to the Middlesex Fells
reservation for a couple of hours of naked snowshoe hiking. John
knows of a forgotten corner of the park
Love this nude river tour.
Everyone should have access to the “reputation” tool from everyone
else’s profile page. This enables us to vote people UP and DOWN based
on what we think of their posts. The more people use the tool, the
more representative the score will be. You
We welcome photos here of naked people engaged in normal non-sexual
every-day activities, and provide a safe place to post them. However,
when you’ve seen one photo of a naked guy standing in the bathroom,
the next 99 photos of the naked guy stan
There may be many reasons for each individual but, at least for me, I
think the main reason is that being naked feels good. As the lady in
the picture clearly has in mind, if you enjoy the view too, so much
When I am naked I can f
A letter from Stephen Gough in prison, reads:
Letter from Stephen Gough dated 1st March 2013
Hi Mel, how are you? Just arrived at Winchester Prison.Its a pretty
old prison but the cell am in is fairly worm and they made a mistake
of giving me
This is a lovely shot of a young couple enjoying the ski gondola in
As Sieglinde pointed out on FB, they should be sitting on
A nice blog example of this topic in italian here; http://emanuele-cinelli.tumblr.com/post/44933375084/racusophy-nw-nudist-to-be-offended-by-the “To be offended by the visual appearance of another person is prejudice, akin to racism. The right to exist, uncovered, should hold precedence over the right not to view this, for the objection is irrational.” – Terri Webb 1+
According to the Huffington Post:
We are happy to admit that we are obsessed with trends and fashion
here at HuffPost Style. But even the most devoted fashion fans
Good to see that Facebook are getting a little mainstream media grief
over their puritan censorship policies, at least in France:
I have not added anyone as a friend on FB for over 30 days. The ban
was just lifted, yesterday, and I have not added anyone in between
times, (and obviously not for the previous 30 days either), and now
the ban is straight back in place again. An
What do people think the site Profile photo should contain?
There are multiple possibilities, we can make the requirements strict
or relaxed. Something to bear in mind is that we are starting this
Naktiv Social Network in part to provide an alter
It’s early March, and the snow still lies like a thick carpet over the
fields and ditches of lower Bayern. Spring is not far away, as the
farmers begin to spread cow muck atop the white ground below. The sun
is out and the blue skies beck, so I t
This month January has been particularly cold here in Bavaria, with
many days a minus 10 degrees centigrade. It has been so cold, with
early morning mists keeping the suns head down until later in the day
, that any thoughts of outdoor nudism hav
It’s been a short while since Stephen Gough finally made it home,
after struggling with the judicial system in puritanical Scotland for
6(!) years. After some more epics with the English police, (nearly as
stupid as the Scottish police), he gets
I’ve posted a couple of pages which outline the mission statement for
the site, rationale for how the site is arranged, and a rules page of
what can get a member warned and banned. Sigh.
I hope it makes for interesting reading, and I’m sure it w
I’m undecided as to whether forums are useful for this site, or
whether groups would be more useful, or neither.
Groups seem useful for gathering people of like-minds together. Forums
appear useful for nested topics.
Part of the rational for
I posted this poll question, and it clearly requires more answers.
Please post your suggestions here, and I’ll modify the next poll so
it’s more representative of the answers required.
Why are there more male nudists than female?Because males ar
The Spencer Tunick installation for the opening of the Munich Opera season with “The Ring”. Paul, from Geneva, and I drove into Munich or 02:00, although the city was quieter than during the day there was still a surprising amount of traffic about. We parked and headed into the centre of town, past the Munich … Read moreSpencer Tunick in Munich