Hedonism 101

What is Hedonism?

Hedonism is a term we often hear a lot about. It is also a term that is incorrectly defined, creating a lot of misinformation and misconceptions about what it entails. A way or life that is often compared to the swingers lifestyle, hedonism is a school of thought that makes the case for pleasure being the most important desire and focus. In a simple sense, hedonist’s main priority is to achieve maximum pleasure in life.

Ancient philosopher Democritus is regarded as the earliest philosopher on record to embrace hedonism. He believed the main goal in life to be contentment or cheerfulness. While many have misconstrued this to take on a sexual overtone, claiming that the focal point of hedonist to be sex only. However, while sex obviously pays a role, it is only one component in people’s goal of achieving maximum please in life.

The term hedonism comes from the Greek word “delight” and “pleasure”. While many assume it is a modern concept, it actually has roots in society dating back thousands of years. It has roots in ancient Egypt, Sumerian civilization, and there are also many contemporary philosophers that carry on the belief system today.

There are actually many different types of hedonism. The most common forms include:

Each one of these approaches takes on its own interpretation of hedonism and how it should be applied to how people life their lives. The key for people interested in hedonism, is to take on their own view of the concept, define what pleasure is, and how they want to experience pleasure in their lives.

Modern Hedonism

Modern hedonism is often associated with the swinger’s lifestyle as both scare similar principles of being free and exploring desires as they see fit. By definition, someone who is involved in the hedonistic lifestyle is a person whose life is devoted to the pursuit of pleasure and self-gratification.

What most people interested in a hedo lifestyle is that they can experience hedonism right in their own backyard here in Ontario, at Sandy Bottoms couples resort.

What You Need to About Hedonism Resorts

Hedonism resorts are like no other resort you have experienced. They are couples only, and private resorts that allow you to truly let loose, relax and have the experience of a lifetime.

The important thing to remember about these resorts is that you can do as little or as much as you want. This is the beauty of these resorts. Sandy Bottoms is a pressure free zone, allowing you to get involved when you want and how you want.

Tips for Booking at a Hedonism Resort

Like any other place that you are considering for the first time, it’s important that you do you research to understand what you will experience. When you go to hedonism resorts, it’s important that you and your partner are on the same page. Adult’s only resorts in Ontario, like Sandy Bottoms, is an opportunity for couples to let loose and explore in a private setting. Everything you do is completely discreet, allowing you to take a relaxed approach to your vacation.

If you are new to the lifestyle, perhaps trying things out for a night or two is your best option. Committing to an entire week, not knowing what to expect, might not be the best for newbies.

Another great tip is to take a look at the event calendar of the hedonism resort and book your stay accordingly. Sandy Bottoms is a couple’s only resort that will province you with an experience like no other – and our theme weeks throughout the year allow you to experience something new each and every time you visit.

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