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Lee Hyori bathed naked with people

By Korea Herald

Published : Aug. 27, 2014 - 13:41

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Korea’s pop diva Lee Hyori revealed her experience of mixed bathing on an episode of SBS’ “Magic Eye” that aired on Tuesday. She said it was during her trip to Germany with her husband.

“I once did mixed bathing when I was in Germany. I and my husband wore a swimming suit, but all the people inside were taking a bath naked."

“It was natural to be naked in there. We were the ones who were acting strange. So I took off my (swimming) suit, though my husband kept wearing his until he finished the bath,” she added.

Mixed bathing “refers to swimming or other water-based recreational activities in public or semi-public facilities, such as hotel or holiday resort pool, in a non-sex segregated environment,” according to

By Park Gyu-oh, Intern reporter (

[Photo credit : SBS]