Do you know Peat springs?
This means hot springs containing organic substance derived from plants, but it is not an official term.
However, if you trace the roots, surprisingly, you will reach the Napoleonic Wars.
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When do you think hot springs are forced to close?
It is terribly sorry to see favorite hot springs shut down, but I have experienced such farewells several times.
More and more hot springs are facing difficulties in changing in times.
Read more Kinki Region, Rating [3/5] Peat smell, Sightseeing
Do you think it necessary to go far from town, in order to find good hot springs?
Actually, in Japan, it often happens that high-quality hot springs gush out from urban area.
In my opinion, it is no coincidence that two major cities in Japan, Tokyo and Osaka have great hot springs…
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