Wellness and Sauna

Finnish sauna

Finland and Finnish Traditional Sauna

Sauna is a Finnish invention and one that all Finns proudly talk off. These days saunas (which are small rooms with hot steam pumping into them) are common …

Japan and Japenese Onsen and Wellness Culture

Onsen in Japan are natural hot springs and they are often usually in the Japenese countryside or in the mountains, offering you relaxation and great views at …

Estonia and Tallinn Saunas and Wellness

With its location so close to Finland, separated only by the sea, Estonia and its capital Tallinn are popular sauna spots. Traditional Finnish sauna is common …

Temazcal and Steam Baths in Mexico

What is Temaxcal? Temazcal is an ancient healing ritual, which dates back to the Aztecs and the first Spanish conquistadores documented this practice. Temazcal …

German Saunas and Thermen

Sauna is a strong part of German culture and most cities and towns across Germany, have an excellent choice of saunas and spa facilities. German saunas are …

Korean Sauna and Jjimjilbang

In South Korea sauna and relaxation comes in the form of jjimjilbang. Jjimjilbang are places which can be found all over South Korea including the capital …

China and Chinese Bath Houses and Sauna

In the China, wellness is important for many people but rather than the Western style focus on sauna, in line with many other Asian countries, the concept of …

Russian Sauna or Banya

Russian sauna, called banya, is a very old tradition in Russia. Already centuries ago, as witnessed by the Greek historian Herodotus, Slavic people living in …

Budapest & Hungary Baths, Thermal Spas & Saunas

A visit to Budapest, Hungary would not be the same without trying the bathhouse and baths in Budapest. Sauna, bath houses, spa and other forms of relaxation …

Turkish Baths and Saunas – Wellness in Turkey

The Middle Eastern equivalent of a sauna, the Turkish bath or Hamam as it is also known, combines ancient Greek and Roman bathing practices to create a method …