Despite its very wide coast, Brazil has few beaches destined to the practice of naturism. Topless girls are welcome in some places, but that is not universally practiced, accepted or allowed. Technically, it is still illegal to be naked in public in Brazil, but there is a bill waiting for approval in the Senate that might change that. So, if you like to sunbathe in your birthday suit, you might have to look for the few isolated spots that offer privacy and total freedom for the practice of naturism. Most of them are regulated by local legislation. With white sands and natural pools, it hosted, in , the International Naturist Conference. I have been there some 20 years ago, way before it became a naturist resort in case you are wondering.
1. The tan line is fine
Nude beaches in Brazil are not numerous, but they're certainly beautiful. Nudism is practiced unofficially in several Brazilian beaches, but on many of them, there are breaches of the naturist's code of ethics and nudists may face the risk of harassment or worse. Also remember that according to Brazilian laws, nudism outside designated areas is considered a misdemeanor. The best resource for information about official nude beaches, clubs, and communities in Brazil is the Brazilian Federation of Naturism FBrN. During most of the year, naturists can expect balmy breezes, gently swishing coconut groves, a sweet-salty smell and water so ideally warm, you feel like you're one with the ocean. The main city near Barra Seca is Linhares, about 38 miles away on a dirt road. The Naturist Association of Minas Gerais www. Naturists in Brazil, like all beachgoers, must be aware of preventive measures against dengue fever year long, particularly during the rainy season, which is the summer December-February in Rio de Janeiro. A steep trail leads to Olho de Boi, where one of the best spots is a cliff which forms a waterfall as it's hit by crashing waves.
Because life is better without clothes
I've gone to Tambaba Beach for several years. I know many other naturist beaches, but surely this is the best in Brazil and is one of the best in the world. Only couples can enter, so there is no embarrassment. It is impossible to be seen by curious, because the beach is completely inaccessible. There is only one entry and constant vigilance. Only one comes to undressing. The restaurant in the beach is good and there is still an inn, although fairly simple, to some one who wish to spend the night on the beach.
First nudist beach legalised in Rio de Janeiro, residents' reaction. Story No. Close of Ribeiro's clothing on the sand along with other belongings. It is protection from the authorities, the authorities have to care about the beach, and to put signs around the beach informing people this is a naturist nudist beach. The law supports all the infrastructure that has to be provided for the beach and that's very important for us. Various of Erika Menesses and her husband working at a food stall at the beach. Boulders on the beach that separate the nudist beach from the other beach. It is showing that Brazilians are moving to a less preconceived notion way of thinking.