The Theme: Bare Necessities theme cruises
The Dates: Various dates in 2015 and 2016
Details: Bare Necessities has a number of cruises catering to clothing-optional lifestyles, scheduled throughout 2015 and 2016. Among them are "Big Nude Boat" cruises, such as le Carnaval de Caribe (February 6 - 16, 2016) -- onboard Celebrity Constellation. The itinerary begins and ends in Fort Lauderdale, with stops in Guadeloupe, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Turks and Caicos and CocoCay. Fares start at $1,199 for an inside cabin based on double occupancy.
For more of an enriching experience, Bare Necessities offers The Grand Tour (June 13 - 27, 2015) and back-to-back The Grand Tour II (June 27 - July 11) -- both exploring the history and culture of Italy, Greece, Albania, Montenegro, Croatia and Slovenia aboard Star Clippers' Royal Clipper. Both fares start at $3,590 for an inside cabin. A similar experience, two back-to-back Golden Horn journeys on Royal Clipper also are available the following year. Both itineraries (May 14 - 28 and May 28 - June 11, 2016) are from Athens roundtrip and include calls throughout Turkey and Greece, as well as to Romania, Bulgaria, the Dardanelles Strait and the Bosporus Strait. Both fares start at $3,950 for an inside cabin.