Stephen Charles Bond
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Jon replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"*shvitz"
Jan 21, 2016
Jon replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I was just in Los Angeles  for a 3-day solo vacation over MLK weekend.  One thing I wanted to do was make it a bit of a spa sampler as it's winter and good men's spas don't really exist in the Midwest.  I went…"
Jan 21, 2016
Stephen Larsen replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"Yeah, I had the idea when I read the comics because a lot of real world locations were used in the books. Because of that, my interest was piqued in Toronto's coolness... and then there's also Nirvana the Band the Show."
Sep 15, 2014
Drew replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"A Scott Pilgrim tour might be one of the coolest ideas I've ever heard. If you seriously do this and want some company, or someone to go halves hotel/rental car. you let me know. I've never actually tried a banya/jimmijab, but i'd be…"
Sep 15, 2014
Stephen Larsen replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I'd so be down with this.  This place sounds great.  Staying there would be cheaper than a hotel.  Plus, I've been wanting to visit Toronto to do a Scott Pilgrim tour for some time now.  :)"
Jul 7, 2014
Ricky replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I'm going to be in Kansas City Mo for vacation with my husband.  We live about 100 miles from there.  Does anyone know of a Spa there that they could recommend.  I want a place I can get a scrub -has many pools to soak in - steam…"
Mar 24, 2014
Andrew replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"That sounds like me!  Relaxing isn't something that comes naturally to me."
Feb 3, 2014
Drew replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"Thanks for the info guys, I'd hate to be that one guy who gets stressed out over trying to relax."
Feb 3, 2014
Stephen Larsen replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"Just don't be like one of those guys that makes things worse for himself by wearing swim trunks in the spa. Seriously. We're all guys here. No need to be embarrassed or ashamed of how you look. You'd miss out on a fully relaxing and…"
Jan 26, 2014
Brian replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"Drew, there's really no rule book out there. The first time I went to a banya, I was a bit hesitant myself. Sweatlodge is a great place to try it out. Everyone was really helpful. I think the regulars knew it was my first time, and gave me…"
Jan 26, 2014
Drew replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I live in Chicago, and this sounds like a great way to escape the cold. I've never been to a banya. any advice or particular etiquette I should know?"
Jan 25, 2014
Vanquish Guy replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I have been to a place called Red Square in Chicago (formerly called Division St. baths), which, from what I have heard, is very similar to the Sweatlodge, except Red Square has a separate woman's facility as well. Mostly Russian was spoken…"
Dec 25, 2013
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Dec 23, 2013
Andrew replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"That sounds like a nice place to go. I've only been to indoor spas."
Dec 13, 2013
Terry replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"You can find "Onsen" everywhere in Japan.  When I was growing up there as a kid, we took a trip to Hakodate and enjoyed bathing and relaxing there.  Although in reality, its hard to go wrong with a bath house in Japan. …"
Dec 13, 2013
Brian replied to Stephen Charles Bond's discussion Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.? in the group Banya Men!
"I will have to second Everything that Stephen has said about the Chicago Sweatlodge. I frequent this place at least once a month, and I went for the first time about a year ago. It is a rare to find a place where it is perfectly normal to be barely…"
Oct 8, 2013

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At 10:06pm on January 24, 2010, Brett McKay said…
Happy Birthday, Stephen!
At 10:15am on January 24, 2010, thehuhman said…
Hope you have an awesome birthday, today, Stephen!
At 12:20am on January 24, 2010, Michael J. Austin said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!!
At 7:52am on July 28, 2009, Sir said…
Welcome aboard!
At 8:21am on July 27, 2009, thehuhman said…
Welcome to the AoM Community!
 
 
 

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