Foreigners to get info on 'sento' etiquette

Oct 4, 2013

Foreigners to get info on 'sento' etiquette

by Masaaki Kameda

Tokyo’s “sento” public bathhouses are making an effort to become foreigner-friendly by printing multilingual brochures and posters to explain Japan’s communal bathing etiquette ahead of the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. “We know some foreign travelers have shown interest in the bathhouses as a unique ...