Category Archives: The Opium Lounge

THE DREAM: EMERALD FOREST

(Borås, 2018) The Dream was the first boudoir in western Sweden to open up its doors in 1899 and the chandeliers in the built-in spa Emerald Forest are still original efter more than hundred years.

THE HERBAL BATH

(Borås, 2018) The Herbal Bath was closed after the big fire in 1982, but downstairs from the night club Velodrome the remains of the legendary spa has been turned into a museum.

STARS UNDER MANHATTAN

(Gothenburg, 2018) Stars under Manhattan was the name of a popular show set up by The Moonlit Michaelz in 1922 and the red lamps used are now on display in R.G. Farmer’s Museum of 20th Century Art in Borås.