According to some surveys, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan is Hokkaido among Asian countries and regions.
Especially Noboribetsu Onsen and Toyako Onsen enjoy popularity due to the accessible location from New Chitose Airport.
Kojohama Onsen is nearer than these hot springs, but remains tranquility.
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Portland, in the State of Oregon is ranked high in several surveys about the best places to live in the U.S.
It is only one and a half hour’s drive from the city full of the Modern Hippies to a bathhouse in deep in the mountains.
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Soakers in the Eastern United States may recall a famous spa city near New York, when hearing the name of a place, Saratoga.
Another Saratoga hot spring is located 1,800 miles in the west, in the State of Wyoming.
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A spa city in the United States has eight bathhouses.
In fact, only two are in business.
Take a trip to Hot Springs, where symbolizes the flourishing culture of bathing and its decadence.
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It must be far more difficult than expected to maintain a hot spring inn in the harsh climate of Hokkaido.
As a guest, you will root for the owner and employees.
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Are mineral springs in the United States doomed to extinction?
There are few places providing mineral springs water in the Southern United States.
However, when looking at the history, you will notice some places fell into a decline due to advance in medical technology and diversified leisures.
Visit the last hot spring in the state of Tennessee.
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What is happiness for you?
You will feel a sense of well-being when dipping in a hot spring.
Think of meanings of happiness, viewing the wilderness.
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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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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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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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