Amanda

By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

38 Rare Historical Photos Of Things Your Grandparents Did At The Beach… #36 Is Weird.

Beach days are the best. You gather all your friends, pack a cooler, and get ready for some serious fun in the sun. As it turns out, beach days throughout history didn't look so different from ours - the bathing suits definitely had a little more coverage, though.

These 38 vintage photographs of people on beaches from all over the world capture the spirit of summer and surf, even though they're in black in white. Check out the photos below - #36 is absolutely hilarious.

#1. Men pose in vintage diver's equipment on the beach in the 1940s.

Men pose in vintage diver's equipment on the beach in the 1940s.

#2. Actor Burr McIntosh as “Father Neptune.” His performance was part of the Neptune Electrical Extravaganza in Long Beach, 1933.

#3. What Coney Island looked like in the 1940s.

What Coney Island looked like in the 1940s.

Pierre Belzeaux

#4. Vacationers wearing stripped one-piece swimsuits on a beach in Belgium.

Vacationers wearing stripped one-piece swimsuits on a beach in Belgium.

STAFF/AFP/Getty Images

#5. Ladies doing a goofy kickline in the 1930s.

Page 1 of 8

Tell us what you think

Like Us On Facebook!Close this