Types of naturists There are many types of people are naturists. Naturist lovers see themselves as many different categories as many of these are influenced by their origin. Individual naturists would be the most common practiced type with many living their life practicing their naturist lifestyles indoors and around their home and garden. Social naturists are very common and shouldn't be confused at all with swingers. Many nudists maybe swingers it doesn't make them a naturist as naturists lovers are not swingers they love the earth . Naturist groups or are looking for friends to share their lifestyles with whilst swingers are looking for sex. Social naturists visit events or facilities that embrace the naturist lifestyle. Many naturist resorts will have a clothing optional rule. Beaches are the most common destination for naturist lovers.