Tag Archives: sauna

The Tree Sauna at The Treehotel

A sauna in the woods is both natural and sensible. The ancient Greek philosopher Plato saw the connection between trees and steam baths. It’s the reason he moved his lessons to a garden next to the popular steam bathhouse. Plato knew that trees and steam baths together made the perfect stimulus for philosophical thoughts and […]

A Tiny Scandinavian Outdoor Sauna by AtelierFORTE

From the outside Huginn & Muninn looks like an oddly-shaped treehouse, but upon entering the structure you’ll find that it’s actually an outdoor sauna. Designed by Duilio Forte, Huginn & Muninn is a handmade sauna that can accommodate two people and is powered by a wood burning stove, in keeping with Scandinavian tradition… continues…” – […]

Ben’s Natural Rocket Mass Sauna

Building the Rocket Stove Sauna at Earth Sky Time was a great experience, from start to finish. The welcoming, community atmosphere of the farm really kept me inspired throughout the building process. I hope it will serve to bring people together and bring happiness to their community for many years to come.” – Ben See more […]

Beautiful Finnish Saunas and Sauna Culture

The Finnish sauna (pronounced ‘Sow-na’) is a substantial part of Finnish culture. There are five million inhabitants and over two million saunas in Finland – an average of one per household. For Finnish people the sauna is a place to relax with friends and family, and a place for physical and mental relaxation as well…” […]

Sunday/Dimanche Portable Sauna

Nice size for a micro house, 4×8 and 1000 lbs. “Inspired by Montreal’s vernacular architecture, the sauna exterior resembles the service kiosks used throughout the city for parking lot attendants: a miniature house with curved A-frame roof and red aluminum corrugated siding.” Read more about the Sunday/Dimanche Portable Sauna.