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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

Arabic baths in Spain

So on our last day in Barcelona, we visited an Arabic bathhouse called Aire de Barcelona. Wow. Just, wow.

The bathhouse was a couple of kms walk from our apartment and the weather in Barcelona was beautifully sunshiny with just a hint of humidity. 757 more words

Culture & Society

Bath Party Gone Wild

If you have ever heard of the bath parties in Budapest, or Sparty as it’s called, then you probably have heard something about its reputation. For me the idea of partying in the water in a gorgeous bathhouse sounded like a bitchin idea. 912 more words


Theatre: Bathhouse the Musical (London, England)

Fair warning: This post contains adult-themed material. But don’t worry, this is aPG13 blog after all, so “adult” advisories can be taken lightly. (Note: the show I am about to discuss IS intended for audiences 18+ years). 1,287 more words