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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 attitudeā€¦

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 mistakeā€¦

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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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