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Day Thirty-Three

Three Things I Learned:

1. Although everyone says that the Japanese are becoming more understanding and lenient about tattoos, onsens are still very strict about it. 174 more words


Hot Springs, Arkansas

September 2014

Bathhouse Row – Hot Springs, Arkansas

Most of the bathhouses in Hot Springs were built around the turn of the last century at the height of spa popularity.  342 more words

Club de Tobi, a beautiful sauna in Medellin, Colombia

Club de Tobi is Medellin’s most well known and maybe least “active” of the city’s many bathhouses.  Tobi flaunts  an expansive, well maintained and clean space with its share of cute guys.   373 more words

Gay Travel

Billingsgate Roman House and Bathhouse, London

Thanks to the London Open House event, this weekend offered a rare opportunity to visit one of London’s hidden Roman gems, Billingsgate Roman House and Bathhouse. 367 more words


The worst of times, the best of times

It’s kind of funny how regardless of externalities and uncontrollable conditions, some experiences will still be impressive and worthwhile. It’s safe to say that my body rebelled against me almost the entire time I was abroad. 700 more words

A guide to public bathhouses, the newest hot spot for tourists in Tokyo

When coming to Japan, there’s a wealth of things to do and see–even just staying within the Tokyo city limits, you’d be hard pressed to enjoy  437 more words


Spirited Away: I'm Just Like Chihiro

Spirited Away is Japanese movie release in 2001 and one of my very favorite. I chose this scene particularly, Chihiro on her way to Kamaji. She has to pass this scary stairs down to the Bathhouse’s boiler man to ask for a help. 143 more words