This post was contributed by a community member. The views expressed here are the author's own. What do you do if you're a nudist with extra cash to burn and a desire to be among like-minded people? If you want more than a quick trip to a nudist resort, you purchase a house. In the United States this means you'll probably be looking at a home in Florida.
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Paradise Lakes Resort a Clothing Optional destination | Tampa, FL
Mon 25 Nov Mike Kush punches the gas on a golf cart, the wind tousling his grizzled ponytail. A husky man, Kush takes up most of the seat, leaving only a few hallowed centimeters between me and his naked body. The air is thick with the languid warmth of summer camp. Lake Como is one of 13 nudist resorts and neighborhoods that pepper a mile stretch of US 41 running through the rural heart of Pasco county, just inland of Tampa Bay, Florida.
For single nudists, pool-side meet-up is a chance to connect
But he would like to be, at least in the casual sense. It was only a decade ago that he adopted the nudist lifestyle. A friend took him to a clothing-optional resort, and something clicked. He felt liberated, suddenly less conservative. Now, Purdy, a flight attendant, likes to spend his free time with other nudists.
This full-service resort includes permanent homes, condominiums, hotel rooms, restaurants, boutiques, swimming pools, hot tubs, spa, tennis courts, a nude disco and sports bar. Both adult singles and couples are welcome. According to management, Caliente Tampa Resort is A full service, adults-only clothing optional resort. The resort is lifestyle friendly and articles of clothing are no longer required or restricted anywhere, including pools. Caliente Resort is a private membership club, and all visiting guests must purchase a daily membership to enter.