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Naked US tourist tasered three times after stopping traffic

Naked US tourist tasered three times after stopping traffic

Florida tourist gets nude attitude…

While most travellers visiting the sunny US state of Florida enjoy sunbathing by Miami's sexy South Beach or having a family day out at Walt Disney World, it's obviously not enough for one tourist who created a spectacle of his own.

Richard Gervasi (not to be confused with real comedian Ricky Gervais), a 43-year-old man from Pennsylvania, was tasered three times by police in the Florida Keys after allegedly running naked into traffic screaming "I'm the king of the world." It was a Titanic mistake…

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Gervasi had reportedly been drinking and taking the hallucinatory drug LSD, according to Florida's Keysnet. He was arrested in a restaurant parking lot early in the morning after attacking one of his two (clothed) holiday pals, which led to the police repeatedly using a Taser gun to subdue him. He was arrested and taken to hospital before going to jail. Nice way to end a holiday!

But, there are some parts of the world where it's A-OK to get your kit off and have a bit of au natural enjoyment. For some inspiration, see our gallery below for the world's best nudist spots below:

What's the weirdest thing you've seen or done on holiday? Share your stories below.

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