The world is full of sex related sites such as sex museums, erotic shops, fertility festivals, and love making sculptures.
For those people who are interested and curious about this subjects…here are some of the best sex related sites around the world.
1. Kanamara Matsuri – Kawasaki, Japan
Translated as festival of the steel phallus, it’s just another way for Asian culture to have fun and celebrate fertility and sexuality. The penis, as the central theme of the event, is reflected in sensual illustrations, funny candies, exotic decorations, and a mikoshi parade.
This fertility festival has its origin to a local shrine popular with prostitutes who visited the site to pray to be protected from sexually transmitted diseases. Today, the festival has become something of a tourist attraction and is used to raise money for HIV research.
2. Red Light District – Amsterdam
One of the sex related sites that people visit is the Red Light District. Here you find an information centre that tries to educate people and stresses that prostitution is not dirty or unhealthy, but a choice made by those who sell or buy sex in a legalised context.
3. Loveland – Jeju Island, South Korea
In the South Korean island of Jeju, a popular honeymoon destination for the locals on the mainland is the weird and wonderful Loveland. The park is a favorite sex related site, running sex education films, and featuring 140 sculptures representing humans in various sexual positions.
4. Museum of Sex – New York
Also known as MoSex, comes with a minimum age entry requirement of 18 th, the exhibits here can get pretty explicit, but still, the museum, as its founder Daniel Gluck has said, is dedicated to “the history, evolution and cultural significance of human sexuality”. The collection features permanent as well as changing exhibitions including videos, artifacts, works of art, costumes and technological inventions, which illustrate the history, and development of sex.
5. Penis Park – Haeshindang, South Korea
40 minutes south of Samcheok city is the Haeshindang Park, the Penis Park, where dozens of sculpted phallus stand erect in defiance of an old folk curse. The Phalli collection ranges from hanging arrangements to three meter tall trunks of wood, sculpted by Korean artists to showcase anything from joy, spirituality and sexuality. Legend has it that the park was created in honor of a virgin who drowned in the nearby waters; this provoked the number of fish caught dwindled, next day, a local fisherman relieved himself in the sea, the fish returned and the locals realized that the exposed man must have pleased the restless soul of the dead virgin greatly. For this reason, they created the penis park, filled with, over 50 representations of the penis, so that she would have plenty of phalluses to feast her eyes and keep her happy and the fish coming.
6. Chao Mae Tuptim shrine – Bangkok
The Chao Mae Tuptim Shrine is located on the grounds of the Nai Lert Bangkok Hotel, an it’s dedicated to Chao Mae Tuptim goddess. Traditional offerings always included jasmine flowers, incense sticks and lotus buds. However, over the years less traditional offerings were given, and now the area around the shrine is occupied by numerous small and large phallic symbols.
Devoted people, who believe their offering will help them start a family, so a good measure of respect is needed when visiting, and place these phallic symbols there.
7. China Sex Museum – Tongli, China
Originally located in Shanghai, this sex related site was recently moved to the town of Tongli, on the West of Shanghai. The museum illustrates some 9000 years of Chinese sexual history from cave paintings depicting men with dangling penises to beautiful sculptures and artifacts showing couples in the act of love making, to a green, penis-sprinkled garden.
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