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One day 湯治 (TOUJI) experience in HAKONE

天山湯治郷 (TENZAN TOUJI KYO) is located in the mountains of 箱根 (HAKONE). If you visit here from Tokyo, the best way is to take 小田急ロマンスカー…

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Posted in ONSEN SENTO SIGHTSEEING

God, rice, land, and ONSEN – KADA NO YU at IINAN Town

An opaque ONSEN located 1 hour drive away from 出雲大社 (IZUMO TAISHA Grand Shrine)   Driving south for 1 hour from 出雲大社 (IZUMO TAISHA Grand…

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Posted in KOMINKA ONSEN SENTO TOJI

Old but new. Tradition meets modern – 山代温泉 (YAMASHIRO ONSEN)

加賀 (KAGA) region in ISHIKAWA Prefecture is well known as a historical place where 前田利家 (TOSHIIE MAEDA), a famous SAMURAI governed. Even at the present…

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Posted in LOCAL FOOD ONSEN SENTO SIGHTSEEING TOJI

Encounter with warmth of people at this cold snowy place – 遠刈田温泉 (TOGATTA ONSEN)

Before going to 峩々温泉 (GAGA ONSEN)   7th day of my TOUJI trip in northeast Japan. I was at 遠刈田温泉 (TOGATTA ONSEN) waiting for the…

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Posted in SENTO

A SENTO WITH MODERN EXTERIOR AND STRONG CONCEPT – TATSUMI YU, TOKYO

TATSUMI YU – the SENTO which is the closest from KIYOSUMI TEIEN.   KIYOSUMI TEIEN (KIYOSUMI Garden) is a famous Japanese traditional garden which KOTO…

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A SENTO WITH LOCAL AUNTIES COMMUNITY

Japanese local aunties are so kind and friendly.   Do you want to communicate with Japanese local aunties? Mostly they are so kind and friendly….

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Posted in ONSEN SENTO

A SENTO WITH TWO NATURAL ONSEN – SHIMIZU YU, TOKYO

Two rare natural ONSEN you can enjoy at the same time here.   The natural ONSEN springing out in Tokyo is called KURO YU and…

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WALKING AROUND ASAKUSA AND ENJOY LOCAL SENTO – JAKOTSU YU, TOKYO

Take a walk around ASAKUSA and KAPPA BASHI DOGU GAI.   ASAKUSA is a well known town in Tokyo and a lot of people from…

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A SENTO where has the blackest ONSEN in Tokyo – KAISEIYU, Tokyo

Tokyo is famous for KUROYU (black ONSEN).   Many of ONSEN springing out in Tokyo is KUROYU which is ONSEN colored black, and here KAISEIYU…

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