An Indian migrant worker pauses for a refreshing bucket bath on the roadside in Mumbai. Rafiq Maqbool/AP hide caption toggle caption Rafiq Maqbool/AP Goats and Soda In India's Sultry Summer, Bucket Bathing Beats Indoor Showers July 25, 2014 Our writer hated it as a child. Now she loves it: Fill pitcher, pour over head. It's a great way to stay cool in a place where water isn't always running. Maybe you should put it on your bucket list.