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Playa de Maspalomas

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 14 Attractions in Maspalomas
Type: Beaches
Traveler Description: Comments about nude holidays. The advantages. You can take far less clothes and baggage. Keep the cost down by taking hand lugage only. Theres no... more »
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Lovely beach but extreamly hot sand... mainly designer shops around the area though! Bewarned for the women with the string bracelets, mainly hanging by the stretch by the dunes! Grab your arm and demand money!

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West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Very clean. Lovely promenade & sea was very clean. Plenty of restaurants along the promenade & couple of very nice designer shop shopping centres

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Lots of shops, plenty of bargains. Market day on Wednesdays, which is definitely worth a visit. Only 4 euros in taxi from hotel to get there.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

The further you go along this beach from the lighthouse end the more nudists you come across. Generally older men with tanned leather skin and a penchant for standing in the sea with their hands on their hips holding a conversation. Other than that it's not a bad beach at all.

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England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

This is a nice area. Walking through the sand dunes is a bit of a lonely experience which is nice away from the hustle and bustle of playa de ingles. Bring water with you as last time there I seemed to get a bit lost but luck enough a parachutist dropped out of the sky and was able to point... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

fantastic like paradise if shy u may want to avoid the nudist beach but there is plenty of space to choose your own peace of paradise

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Glad we went down before the rest of my family, we weren't aware that there was a nudist section of this beach, just for your information there is.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

It's busy but vey long nice beach . Lots of shops near the light house . The view is very good . Cafe , restaurants are near

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Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Never like the artificial beach in Gran Canary. This is a real beach and always clean fresh water! No sunmilk and so on kn the water. And some small waves. i like the beach very well

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Beach lovers cannot go wrong here. Seems to go forever but you need to be a little selective as to where you decide to stop. Gets very busy where the hired-out sunbeds are They work out around 7.50 Euros per day but it is worthwhile buying a couple of beach mats and a sun brolly for around 10 Euros and... More

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