I went to Korea a few years ago and had the authentic Korean sauna experience at Itaewon Land and have always been wanting to visit the one in Toronto. I was never able to rope anyone to go with me normally since it IS a bit pricey for what it is – sitting around in a hot room for $25.
And finally now years after, I had my chance. Or rather, I created that chance by making it part of my birthday celebration activities 😛 Thanks everyone for being a good sport to try it out!!
And also playing along by making the hair bun hat. And the Korean finger heart ❤
Seoul Jimjilbang was a close replica of the Korean sauna I went to in Korea – except I guess it doesn’t provide “special” massages here, I’d hope.
Excuse my witchy hand looking feet..
Inside one of the mineral rooms
There’s a bit of a general procedure to these saunas so let me run you through it if you are unfamiliar: Continue reading