Category archives: From other blogs

This is a syndicated post, which originally appeared at JAPAN Style. View original post. As you may know, Japan has a culture of public bathing. It is sometimes very hard for foreigner to accept this concept, but for Japanese people, it is mostly fun and …

Posted in From other blogs Tagged Art, Bathing, Bathroom, Culture, flickr, hot spring, hot spring water, public bath houses, Source, water

Let me just say that I am MODEST, to say the least!  I never go out of the house thinking that something in my wardrobe is “out of sorts” or missing or showing anything that would scare the public or warrant children screams.  I always hated gym

Posted in From other blogs Tagged Bathing, bit, girls in the locker room, japanese counterparts

With the onset of the colder weather the number of blog posts about onsen visits also rises. This week we have a review of Kinosaki Onsen and Dogo Onsen, a bathing experience in a ryokan, a great tip on how to recreate the goodness of an onsen in the comfort of your own home and a look at some of the best onsen in Tokyo.

Posted in From other blogs Tagged dogo onsen, home, Kinosaki, wooden sandals

Two sento-related posts caught my attention this week.

Posted in From other blogs Tagged architectural museum, bath, Digest, public bath houses

It has been a fairly quiet week on the sento & onsen blogging front, but we managed to find a few interesting articles about public bathing.

Posted in From other blogs Tagged air macau, bath, Bathing, lyle saxon

This is the first edition of the weekly sento digest, an overview of what other blogs have been writing about public baths in Japan.

Posted in From other blogs Tagged JapanVisitor, public baths, Sign, stiff shoulders