"Has anyone been to a baths in Budapest, I'm heading there in the middle of next month and am keen to try out some of the famous baths. i gather you can't be nude in any of them but in one they give you a little pinny to wear which is…"
"That place sounds awesome!I've only ever been to the american Jjimjilbangs here in the US. My favorite that I've been to is King Spa in Dallas. I got a scrub there and it was awesome. I don't know if I can go to a…"
"That sounds really great! I will have to check it out the next time I am in the area.
My only experience has been with the Chinese bath house last March. I hope to return to China (a different Chi than Chi-town) in July. It is a…"
Since this forum is about discussing the benefits, history, and culture of hot air bathing, wouldn't it be apropos to tell the other members of the group about any outstanding (and preferably manly) places we have been to go with one's buddies to do so? It would seem so; and I would like to start off with a place I've been raving about to my (male, of course) friends, co-workers, acquaintances, and even strangers:Chicago Sweatlodge - Old World Sauna3500 North Cicero Avenue, Chicago IL …See More
"So, a Korean bathhouse has several pools of water at various temperatures as well as rooms of various temperatures/humidity. It seems like it's a "bather's buffet", to put it simply. Thanks for the carification. I'll have to…"
"I think it has a lot to do with a buddy's experience with group male nudity, to put it bluntly. If he's a workout partner or otherwise had experience with "gang showers" (e.g., military), ask if he would like to go to a place to…"
"What is the difference between Korean Spas and the others? I know that there's a difference between a Finnish sauna (low humdity, 5-10%; high temperature, 190-200 F); a Turkish steam bath (high humidity, 100+%; lower…"
"Hello, gentlemen; KC9SYZ checking in. My interest in the hobby was rekindled two years ago at a Field Day set up by a local radio club. Studied hard, and passed the Tech and General licenses in one sitting; less than six months later, sat and passed…"
"Hey bros.I discovered online a Russian/Turkish bathhouse in Chicago called "Chicago Sweatlodge"; and will be going there the weekend after next with a dear buddy of mine. Has anyone been there? If so, can you give me a…"
Though they aren't common in the United States, Jjimjilbangs, Banyas, Onsens, and Hamams are a great places to hang out. This is a group for men comfortable in their own skin and appreciate the eastern ideas of public bath houses.See More
"Cognitive dissonance is easy to avoid if you just automatically dismiss anything that might challenge what you think you know as "words that don't count in life."
Does make life comfortable, I suppose.
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More