The Japanese tradition, a hot-spring cure is not outdated.
Toyotomi Onsen, near the northernmost point of Japan has remarkable government activities including the tax exemption for the use of hot springs, and the assistance for school attendance during a hot-spring cure.
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The mineral water with strong smell of oil and sulfur is said to be the secret of the world’s oldest living man, Masazo Nonaka, who was the manager of a hot spring inn.
On the other hand, the same water caused some accidental poisonings
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Why does time seem to speed up with age?
At a rustic spa facility out of step of times, feel the time passing.
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Sycamore Mineral Springs is one of the most popular hot springs among Japanese living in the United States.
The hotel is fascinating enough for them to dream of hot springs in Japan.
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Do you know the relationship between hot springs and winter sports?
Skiing and snowboarding in winter mountains and hot springs that heat up cold body seem to be made for each other.
It is true in California.
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Pagosa Hot Springs seems to be superior to most of great hot springs in Colorado.
The powerful nature of the water may be the benefit from the largest known volcanic eruption in Earth’s history.
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What do you think the biggest enchantment of Mexico?
In my opinion, it may be a kind of roughness both in a positive and negative way.
Especially in terms of hot springs, the roughness often realizes wild free-flowing use of the spring.
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Not only individual tastes but also cultures define the comfort temperature.
There are many hot springs in the USA, but most of them are not so hot.
Indeed, it may be reasonable considering its lower physical burden.
However, sometimes you may want to renew myself in body and spirit, by soaking in extremely hot water.
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