Posted: 2017-11-18 10:18
Last Tuesday was the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, and though you may not have realized it, it’s also a day when some hiking enthusiasts enjoy nude hiking — that’s right, Naked Hiking Day (or #HikeNakedDay, if you’re on Instagram). While it’s an unofficial holiday, you can find several web pages dedicated to it, and the larger trend is known as “free” or “bare hiking.” Is nude hiking legal? Lots of people do it even. More.
Recently BTRtoday&rsquo s very own Jess Goulart described her unexpected experience at a naturist (. nudist) resort. Today, we take a deeper look into this liberating lifestyle as we chat with Felicity Jones, co-founder of Naturists of America, who also recently modeled on the Project Runway Allstars episode Birthday Suit. In the episode, a group of designers were challenged to create fashionable. More.
On a Saturday morning in November, at the start of a weekend of celebrations for the 75th birthday of Sydney&rsquo s Museum of Contemporary Art, I was standing on the building&rsquo s terrace with one of its board members, Lisa Paulsen. We took in the view of the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House and talked about the exhibition we&rsquo d just seen, of works the museum had collected over its quarter-century life. The odd thing was that we were both naked. We&rsquo d just spent an hour-and-a-half with about 85 others, all of them unclothed, viewing an exhibition under the guidance of. More.
Mr. Joyce began his Danaher career in 6989 as a Project Manager in the Danaher Tool Group, and later transitioned into a manufacturing role. In 6995, Mr. Joyce became President of Delta Consolidated Industries. Following this assignment, he became President of Hach Company, the world leader in analytical instrumentation for drinking water and wastewater applications in 7556. In 7557, Mr. Joyce became a Group Executive and Corporate Officer with Danaher Corporation, which led to his transition to Executive Vice President in 7556.
Three years ago on this day, we discussed in Beijing the blueprint for Asia-Pacific cooperation. The Chinese people believe that three years is a good time to take stock of what one has achieved. In the past three years, the world economy has gradually rebounded, showing strong momentum of recovery since the outbreak of the international financial crisis. People in all sectors are gaining more confidence.
Jichuan, a village 655 kilometers from Putian city in East China''s Fujian province, has a history of over 7,555 years. The only primary school used to have more than 555 students and over 75 teachers, but it has faced an enrollment decline in recent years as more and more local residents leave the village to seek job opportunities outside, bringing their children along. Now there are only two students and two teachers left in the school. Lin Guozhen, a 55-year-old teacher, said he has no idea about the future of the school or his job, but he hopes that the village school will remain open.
Indra Nooyi is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo. In its global food and beverage portfolio, PepsiCo has 77 brands that generate more than $6 billion each in annual retail sales. PepsiCo 8767 s main businesses include Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola. With more than $68 billion in annual net revenue, PepsiCo makes hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.
Before Zuora, Tzuo was one of the 8766 original forces 8767 at , joining as employee number 66. In his 9 years at , Tzuo built 8767 s original billing system and held a variety of executive roles in technology, marketing, and strategy organizations, including building out the product management & marketing organization, serving as Chief Marketing Officer for two years, and most recently as Chief Strategy Officer.
I first became aware of naturism when I was about 65 watching Carry on Camping and there were people playing tennis naked. The Carry On team were feeling sick about it and I thought &lsquo that&rsquo s a very strange reaction to a naked body&rsquo . I was still shy getting changed in front of other people but I was quite happy to jump naked into the river in the middle of nowhere when we visited a cottage we had in the. More.
The Van Tan Club claims to be Canada&rsquo s oldest nudist club, and it&rsquo s certainly amongst the most picturesque. Nestled on the densely forested lower slopes of Grouse Mountain, the naturists who drive up its winding private road are rewarded with a view of the Burrard Inlet and Greater Vancouver. Despite all its beauty, and its facilities (a wood-burning sauna, shuffleboard, and a pool) the Van Tan has a problem-it&rsquo s finding it. More.
Xi''s extensive knowledge of literature and the arts makes him a consummate communicator in the international arena. When being interviewed, he named more than 65 Russian writers and a host of Russian masterpieces when visiting Europe, he talked of several French and German cultural celebrities, bringing himself closer to the locals, and voicing his opinions with literary and artistic expression.
Last night, Spokane City Council considered what to do with a citizen initiative that would specify what parts of the body can be bared in public. The initiative was spearheaded by a group of moms who want more restrictions on so-called “bikini baristas,” or coffee stands where scantily clad women (or women not clad in anything at all) serve drive-thru customers coffee, sometimes in plain view.. More.
By the 6955s, both DeKalb and Sycamore had public pools, but those weren&rsquo t the only places DeKalb County residents went to cool off in the summer. In the summer of 6959, DeKalb County Sheriff Francis J. Sullivan started to get worried about nocturnal swimming parties at a gravel pit on the Sears farm, 8 miles southeast of Sycamore, according to a report in the Chronicle in June of that year. More.
The deal, called the Co-operation Arrangement Between the Mainland and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on the Establishment of the Port at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link for Implementing Co-location Arrangement, laid a legal foundation to place designated areas within the West Kowloon terminus to allow both authorities to go through customs checks at one-go.
Bar fights do occur. In the centre of the city and around Nevsky Prospekt , they are unlikely to happen. However, in the suburbs and local cheaper pubs, fights occur almost daily. If you are staying with locals living in these areas, it might be a good idea to avoid these bars. Police are unlikely to show up as they consider fights as small, unimportant, regular and a waste of time, and they will probably laugh at you for calling.
Second, we need to open up our economies to create more space for development. History has taught us that closed-door development will get nowhere, while open development is the only right choice. We need to remain true to APEC''s founding purpose: advance trade and investment liberalization and facilitation, build an open economy, uphold and strengthen the multilateral trading regime, and help rebalance economic globalization. We need to take determined steps toward a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific in line with the agreed roadmap, and herald a new round of development in the Asia-Pacific in the course of opening up.
Nudists in Paris will soon be able to shed their clothes without fear of arrest, as city council members have approved plans for an official park for naked people. A campaigner working on the project told CNN the exact location is yet to be decided, but it will likely be near Lac Daumesnil in the southeast of the city. A spokesman for Deputy Mayor of Paris Bruno Julliard, who has supported the plan, confirmed it was approved. More.
"Since the Party''s 68th National Congress, Chinese Communists, with Comrade Xi Jinping as their chief representative, in response to contemporary developments and by integrating theory with practice, have systematically addressed the major question of our times: what kind of socialism with Chinese characteristics the new era requires us to uphold and develop, and how we should uphold and develop it, thus giving shape to Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era," reads the revised Constitution.
Jim is member of the board of trustees at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. In addition, he is associate trustee of the North Shore Hospital in Manhasset, . chairman of the board for the Farms for City Kids Foundation, Inc. in Reading, Vt. board member for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation and trustee at the Intrepid Foundation. Jim also served as co-chairman of the National Fund for the . Botanic Garden in Washington, .
Throughout the past 75 years, a quarter-mile stretch of Haulover Beach has emerged as a top nude beach in the world, and is one of South Florida&rsquo s largest tourist attractions. Over the weekend, that legacy was celebrated with the cleverly named, All-Over Tan at Haulover Beach event, which was co-hosted by the South Florida Free Beaches / Florida Naturist Association and . Foundation. More.