赤身裸体在中国！Rebel China Nudists Defy Communist Party Ban on NakednessPosted: August 13, 2014
“Many female tourists felt too awkward to approach the beach.”
Just months after a police crackdown on China’s top nudist destination, naturists ‘flout’ government rules which outlaw skinny dipping and naked sunbathing
Dozens of naked bathers bared all on Dadonghai beach, a 1.4-mile stretch of sand known as China’s premier nudist destination, over the recent holiday weekend.
“The illicit display of buttocks brought a swift government response.”
“Photographs published on Chinese websites showed large groups of naked men smoking cigarettes and reclining on towels on the beach.”
Men “in various states of undress” had been spotted on the seafront, according to a report in the Shanghai Daily newspaper – “some naked, some with their underpants half stripped down”.
“Normal people wouldn’t do such things.”
— Luo Baoming, Sanya’s Communist Party chief
Police banned nudists from Dadonghai beach in Sanya in February following complaints from residents of Hainan, an island in the South China Sea that tourist chiefs promote as “China’s Hawaii”.
“Normal people wouldn’t do such things,” he added, according to state media.
However, nudists “flouted” that order on Saturday, appearing on the palm-lined Dadonghai beach sans swimming trunks.
Photographs published on Chinese websites showed large groups of naked men smoking cigarettes and reclining on towels on the beach…(read more)
- Sanya government opts for hands-off approach to nudist beach (wantchinatimes.com)
- Sinosphere Blog: Nude Sunbathers Ordered to Cover Up (sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com)
- Sanya orders ban on naked beachgoers China (idavidmcallen.wordpress.com)
- Crack down: Sanya tells nude sunbathers to cover up (wantchinatimes.com)
- Up to 10-day dentention for stripping of in Sanya (wantchinatimes.com)
- China closes its only nudist beach after complaints about all the naked men (though nobody complained about the women…) (dailymail.co.uk)
- Chinese nude beach source of debate (homeclothesfree.com)