Download this stock image: At the nudist beach, Leipzig, GDR, East Germany, historical photo, about - BE4X7C from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors. German-style public nudity, known as Freikörperkultur (or “free body culture,” and usually shortened to FKK), dates back to the 19th century; it's not just an activity, While neighboring Poles and Czechs frequently travelled to Eastern Bloc beach destinations such as Yugoslavia and Bulgaria, East Germans'.
Naked proletariat. Germany's largest Baltic island, Ruegen has five dedicated nudist beaches. Tourism Rügen. Nudism was particularly popular in East Germany, or German Democratic Republic as it was known. It was secretly considered a form of escape from the uniforms, marches and conformity of the. The first nude beach in Germany was established in on the island of Sylt. In after the Nazi Party came to power, nudist organizations were banned or integrated into Nazi organizations. The first dissertation about the FKK movement was written in the s. The first naturist Olympic Games took place in Thielle in History · Switzerland.