What do you imagine the future?
Science and technology has been developed greatly, but still the frontier seems to exist around the space exploration.
The world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport is located near the spa town, Truth or Consequences.
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Where do you think is the most popular hot spring in the Big Island?
Ahalanui Park is introduced through a variety of media.
The place is suitable for all ages due to the safety and cleanliness.
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Are you an expert or eccentric?
If you stick to what you believe, you will become an expert, while you may look eccentric from amateurs.
The boundary between the expert and eccentric is sometimes ambiguous.
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Are human beings only the creatures that soak in hot springs?
It is not true.
In Japan, wild monkeys enjoy the hot water, whose sight is very popular among tourists.
In Hawaii, on the other hand, you can soak in springs with tropical fish and even with marine turtles (with any luck).
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What is so dangerous?
Every year the trail to the hot spring is closed from May 15 through October 1.
The penalty up to $5,000 and 6 months in jail will be imposed on violators.
Nevertheless, you have to be grateful to be alive.
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Do you know the word, acculturation?
Acculturation is the process of social, psychological, and cultural change that stems from blending between cultures.
A spa city near Los Angeles, Lake Elsinore has several hot spring facilities mainly maintained by Korean community.
I believe this place has a major role in acculturation among American people.
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Do you know hot springs in wilderness?
These are hot springs with free-flowing water and at the same time, there are no commercial facilities.
Accordingly, almost all hot springs in wilderness are open-air baths, and the difference is that no one maintains the places.
Normally such places are in a secluded area, but there is an exception.
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Do you know a hot spring cure?
A hot spring cure is to stay at a hot spring inn at least for a week and to have disease treatment through the soak.
For the purpose, different from hotels for holidaymaking or recovery from exhaustion, such inn should be cheaper and with the most basic amenity.
The hot spring inn in the United States was full of primary colors.
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Do you like a private bath?
When you want to be alone, or to stay with your family, a private bath would be the best choice.
However, most private baths lack a sense of openness in a closed space surrounded by walls.
I had thought that way since I knew an alternative option of “partially” private baths in the desert.
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Do you know what an ultra-Plinian eruption is?
Volcanic activities sometimes have destructive influence on human society.
Out of them, an ultra-Plinian eruption brings on a particularly large explosion that causes global change in environment and mass extinction.
Around such supervolcano, hot springs have been gushing over one million years after the eruption.
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