A view of some loos- Lonely Planet’s Toilets: A Spotter’s Guide

Have you ever been to a different country and found yourself completely baffled by their bathrooms? From toilets in Tokyo with buttons to warm the seat and control water pressure to long-drops in Tanzania, this book covers a lot of loos around the world and even one set for space.

Here are just a few examples from Lonely Planet’s Toilets: A Spotter’s Guide.

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Stanfords Staff Selects -Worlds Elsewhere: Journeys Around Shakespeare’s Globe by Andrew Dickson

Last month there was a lot of talk about Shakespeare with it being the 400th anniversary of his death. We didn’t want to go cold turkey and have the month of May be completely Shakespeare free, so here is a Bard fix in the form of a book review. Read More Stanfords Staff Selects -Worlds Elsewhere: Journeys Around Shakespeare’s Globe by Andrew Dickson