If you’re in the mood to make some new friends and have a good time, you’re in luck: despite a citywide crackdown on bathhouses in the early 80s, San Francisco still boasts a healthy stable of saunas, theaters, and dungeons.
San Jose’s popular gay and bi men’s bath house includes a waterfall, outdoor heated pool, huge Jacuzzi, video booths, steam room, fireplace, and private rooms available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Rates: $8 one-time. $39 annual membership; Rooms and lockers $16-$38. Nightly specials, themes, DJ music events, and discounts. Check the website. [...]
Let’s say your curiosity for the knot-tying kink gets piqued at Rope, the Friday, May 14 event at Chaps II, hosted by rope studs Jorge and Josh (9pm-12am). But how does one play with ropes without the possibility of becoming a comedic episode of Trauma?
If you’re experienced, you may already be planning to attend fetish [...]
Big sex club, so hot we can’t show you pictures. Dress code encourages sleazy play clothes like leather, rubber, uniforms, jockstraps, spandex, Levis, tank tops, underwear or no wear, buddy. For safety reasons, please, no bare feet or footwear that doesn’t attach at the heel (such as flip-flops or sandals). If you’re gonna wear slacks, [...]
San Francisco’s only adult male burlesque that goes all the way. Upstairs in the lobby is an array of DVDs and sex toys. Off to the side are the amusing shower booths, but the stage is the main event, with young male strippers getting naked.
Downstairs has dozens of video booths with pay-per-view porno, a few [...]
by Mike Sher
You’ve heard of “Bed, Bath and Beyond.” We might, in that spirit, have to change the name of this column to “Bars, Baths and Beyond” in light of our recent visit to Steamworks, 2107 4th Street, Berkeley, around the corner from, of all things, a sake factory.
We met General Manager Mike Nash at [...]
sexuality at Eros sex club
Bay Area Reporter
by Mike Sher
In classic Greek mythology, Eros (known to some as Cupid) was the son of Aphrodite (Venus) and god of love. Mischievous and playful, he gave his name to the term “erotic.”
Across Market Street from the Safeway, we’re sitting in the lounge area of Eros, 2051 [...]