Whatever name you give it, there is one common message: not wearing clothes is good for the body and mind. From biblical characters, to ancient civilisations, to paintings by the Renaissance masters, the naked figure has been celebrated since time began. It is not known when humans began to wear clothes. What probably started as practical coverings for protection from cold, heat and rain, have evolved over millennia to represent culture, status and fashion.
Baring it all
Barcelona nudist beach - (mahseerconference.com)
Nudism is a practice that involves living in harmony with nature, considers clothing as something foreign to the essence of mankind, and views nudity as an inherently normal part of being a human being. In the case of nudist beaches , there are areas along the coast where nudity is allowed. On the coast of Barcelona, there are many areas for nudity where people who choose to share their way of life can enjoy baring it all without complications. Related article: The marine caves of the Costa Brava.
Barcelona bares all
I know it is quite common for women to be topless thoughout Europe at the beach. Are women of all ages topless at the beaches in Spain? I am a 53 year old woman, am in decent shape for someone my age, am not uncomfortable nudity, but I don't want to be the only one on the beach with a bathing suit.
Being in Barcelona, you are encompassed by the gorgeous Mediterranean beaches. During the hot summer months, these beaches are a main tourist attraction, it is important to know what you may be getting yourself into… nude beaches. All Barcelona beaches share a special atmosphere that you will never experience elsewhere. With that being said there are two nudist beaches in Barcelona!