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Day 20: Shanghai Swimming

We longed for the water. The heat of Shanghai had affected us deeply; sweat seeping from unexpected places every time we went outside. For Roland, it had been worse; 3 weeks of intense August sun, temperatures nearing 40 degrees. 1,111 more words

Lady Montagu vs. Ingres: Representation of the Turkish Bathhouse

“Le Bain turc”, a visual image painted by French artist Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, is seemingly a romanticized depiction of a common scene found in a Turkish woman’s bathhouse. 412 more words

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Five Reasons To Love a Private Bathhouse Soak

There’s definitely something to be said for the open air soaking under the stars of our public pond. But, because our open air pond is such a beautiful and natural experience, something that often gets overlooked is how amazing it is to soak in our private bathhouses once in while. 460 more words


Comparing the Turkish Bathhouse Scene

On Lady Mary’s book, she explains her experience and point of view of the Turkish bathhouse, and we can see a more concise picture presented by the french painter Ingress that with her painting reflex a different narrative of the Turkish bathhouse. 397 more words

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Panther Creek State Park Review

This year, I have discovered 2 Facebook groups that are SUCH a help to pop up owners, such as myself and Chad.
The first is… 2,066 more words

You Can Get Crunk in the Tub!

Onsen! Sochu! Yukata! Oh my! Oedo Onsen Monogatari is a Japanese bathhouse wonderland located in the Odaiba area of Tokyo. It is also one of my favorite places on Earth. 627 more words

6 Ways to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone in South Korea!

You’ve loved the history and excitement Korea has to offer and wish to return home full of exciting stories. You are determined to get the most out of your trip. 517 more words