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By Alexia Brue

Humans trip to Greece for the ruins, Turkey for the Hagia Sophia, and Russia for St. Peter's, yet Alexia Brue travels with a special itinerary: to go to the baths. What starts as an blameless holiday fast turns into an obsession, because the writer ventures to Turkey, Greece, Russia, Finland, and Japan to pattern the diversity of bathing traditions the area has to supply. stuck up within the tide of shuttle and exploration and crossing paths with fellow visitors alongside the way in which, Alexia drifts more and more clear of the existence she left at the back of in manhattan urban. Hoping to discover a thriving neighborhood tub scene, she dips into hamams, banyas, saunas, and onsen, discovering either unhappiness and bliss. instantaneously deeply own and hugely informative, choked with intimacies, discoveries, and unforeseen twists, "Cathedrals of the Flesh" is the candid and playful account of 1 woman's decision to stick with her ardour, eventually inspiring readers to do a similar.

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