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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Where do you think is the most popular hot springs in the United States among the Japanese, who are known as hot springs lovers?
Sycamore Mineral Springs should be put at the top of the list.
This hot springs hotel seems to have almost all things that the Japanese dream of about hot springs.
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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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Do you know a famous Chinese proverb, things present are judged by the things past?
Visiting the oldest hot spring in the United States, I realized the hidden meaning.
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Whose is the phrase, enduring the unendurable?
Indeed this is from broadcast of the voice of Japan’s Emperor Hirohito, at the end of World War II.
However, it is not well known fact that a Zen Buddhist, Gempo Yamamoto suggested to use this phrase, and the emperor as a symbol of unity of the people.
His life started from this hot spring inn.
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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 San Miguel de Allende?
Many American people lives in the city after retirement, and that is probably why there has sophisticated air that is different from any other cities in Mexico.
On the contrary, there you can find the very Mexican way in some aspects at the hot spring.
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