A massive fire in Not a sauna anymore, more a cruising location with condoms for free. Gay culture has spread its wings throughout New York and the well-known gay areas such as Chelsea and The Village are no longer your only option. The headlines coming out of the gay bathhouse scene read like episodes of Law and Order. October was a rough month for gay bathhouses. For almost 20 years, the bathhouse served as the ultimate attraction for men who loved sex and brotherhood, and wanted to enjoy both under the same roof.
All of us in the community know that sex happens in bathhouses.
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Too bad it's only Sundays. All of us in the community know that sex happens in bathhouses. Of course, this demonstrated a misunderstanding of how AIDS was spread and of what bathhouses represented to our community. On one hand, that would be a sign of progress. Their fears are valid given the rash of untimely deaths tied to these spaces. The Loft w 38 st between 8th and 9th avenue, 5th floor ,buzzer
Seven days a week you can find what, and also possibly who, you're after - no matter which part of the city you may be staying in. The negative news and subsequent closures are reminiscent of what happened in the 80s at the height of the AIDS crisis. Their fears are valid given the rash of untimely deaths tied to these spaces. The staff is nice and crowd was great atittude free. Men's area includes steam room and sauna, hot tub and cold pool. Sunday is mostly gay, mix all ages and colors.