Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2012’

Steam like a Russian: A beginners guide

Steam like a Russian: A beginners guide

   For us Russians, the Banya is a deeply rooted part of our culture, so we tend to forget that many don't know the basic whys and hows of steaming. Often first timers are at a loss of what to do in our bathhouse. They come in, steam once, change, rehydrate, eat, and leave. They really miss out on the overall experience and don't take advantage of the mental and physical benefits steaming has to offer. Our mission is for ALL our visitors to experience steaming the way it's meant to be experienced, so read on, ask questions and leave shyness at home! This is a straightforward guide for steaming noobs! Over time your routine will become individualized to your habits […]

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