Category Archives: Europe

CORSICA – Algajola Beach

Algajola Beach – about half way between L’lle Rousse and Calvi on the Corsican north west coast is the small coastal town of Algajola. The town is worth a visit in its own right, steeped in History, the town was founded by the Phoenicians, but there is some evidence to suggest that prehistoric man also settled in the… Read More »

CORSICA – Anse de Peraiola – aka Plage de Ogliastro, Plage de l’Ostriconi

CORSICA Anse de Peraiola – aka Plage de Ogliastro, Plage de l’Ostriconi This 500m long beach is nestled on the edge of the Agriates Desert and the Vallée de l’Ostriconi. The beach is best described as a haven of peace, calm, beauty and tranquillity. Ostriconi Beach somehow allows visitors to escape from the tourist traps and immerse themselves… Read More »

Waikiki, Cala Fonda & Playa de Calabeig, la Roca Plana (Waikiki 2) – Tarragona, Spain

These two spectacular beaches are two separate coves a couple of hundred meters apart hidden on a headland in a small stretch of coastal pine forest. (Tamarit-Punta de la Mora)  These beaches are very similar and well-populated during summer, but can be difficult to find if you don’t know the area. Once you find them, you will not… Read More »

Platja de la Mar Bella – Barcelona.

This is a very pleasant city beach and one that you probably should visit if in Barcelona. Its close to a metro railway station it’s very easily accessible, although it’s slightly out of the main part of town, but an easy walk if you wish and have the time. This beach is reflective of Barcelona’s atmosphere, vibrant, accepting… Read More »

Platja de la Savinosa. (TARRAGONA)

The beach is a very pleasant one, not far off the main road out of Tarragona on the Carrier Via Augusta. There are a few houses and small apartment blocks that are on the other side of the main southern rail line (trains roar past regularly including the hi speed trains) and overlook the beach. The beach is… Read More »

Platja dels Balmins – Sitges

[codepeople-post-map] Platja dels Balmins, located in the party town of Sitges, is about 45 minutes by train, south of Barcelona and a lazy 10 or 15 minute walk from the station.  The town itself caters for the tourist with quite a few souvenir shops and eateries; it has a great feel and is well worth a stroll down… Read More »

La Jenny Resort – Part 1

La Jenny is located about 40 minutes to the west of Bordeaux and you really need a car to get there. Make your way to the town of Le Porge and follow the signs and billboards to La Jenny, which is on ‘Route de La Jenny’. Again there is no mistaking that this is a naturist resort from… Read More »

La Jenny Resort – Part 2

The pool complex is located within the commercial area, with 4 pools totaling 1000m2, including 25mtr lap pool and kiddies pools. Nudity is mandatory at all times within the pool area and this seems to be something that everyone respects. Throughout the resorts although most people are nude, there are people in various stages of dressing being a… Read More »

La Jenny Resort – Part 3

The resort hosts activities for the kids and these seem to go from morning to late afternoon. One afternoon there were some kiddies practicing some classical music that created a very nice afternoon ambiance. For the sportier types, there are tennis and pétanque courts, a pony club (that’s not really nude), archery and so on and so on.… Read More »

Montalivet Resort – Part 1

[codepeople-post-map] Montalivet, CHM Montalivet or just CHM Monta, is about 175 hectares in size, open this year from 30 Mar until 28 Sept, and adjoins the beach to the south of Montalivet-Les-Bains. It boasts a mixture of about 1000 privately owned bungalows and caravans, 960 caravan sites and 260 camping sites. There are over 12 km of internal… Read More »