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A Night in Outer Space, or My First Onsen Experience

I had no plans last Saturday night and eagerly said yes when my roommate asked if I’d like to join her at the onsen. Having heard her mention it before, I knew that the onsen was a sort of sauna/spa and I knew that we’d be naked. 1,108 more words


My SoJo Spa Club Experience

Today was a spa day! Sojo Spa Club is a hidden gen in Edgewater, New Jersey. The panoramic views of New York City from the Washington Bridge to Battery Park are simply breathtaking. 238 more words

The Bathhouse (Kaʻaʻawa)

“The Bathhouse (Kaʻaʻawa)” oil on canvas by Rebekah Luke. Private collection.

This photo arrived in the email today. What a surprise and a thrill! “How much is this painting? 343 more words

About Me

Quapaw Bathhouse Visit

Note: The different colors are for different people- blue for Phil and red for Rachel

We went to the Quapaw Bathhouse in Hot Springs, Arkansas at about 9:30 as I recall. 1,161 more words

Bath Time

I submerge
in the heated pool
at the center of the room,

my skin
tingles at the intense heat
as I slip in up to my face, 34 more words

Gokurakuyu ー極楽湯 (Mishima, Shizuoka)

Gokurakuyu is what you would call a spa I guess? It is a really popular place to go relax your tired muscles after working out or having a tough day. 371 more words