Daily Archives: July 15, 2015

A Dip in the Briny

Bathing in the sea is a popular leisure activity nowadays, so it’s hard to think of it as anything but a light-hearted, fun pastime for warm days and calm seas. It did not start like that. In the eighteenth century, … Continue reading

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