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This article is part of an installment of essays and examples illuminating the essence of good architecture, which comprises of empathy, experience and beauty. The exploration of Peter Zumthor’s thermal baths in Vals, Switzerland, represents architecture as an extraordinary sensory experience.

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Known as Spa City since 1934, Budapest has an abundance of riches when it comes to its countless fountains of thermal waters. An impressive 18.5 million gallons [70 million liters] of 70ºF to 82ºF [21ºC to 28ºC] thermal waters issue daily from the city’s 118 naturally occurring springs.

Oskar Sadowski