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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Hot water can be a welcome gift in cold weather.
Sometimes hot springs means the difference between life and death, enduring the freezing temperature.
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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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People may think a hippie as the thing of the past, with the negative images like the abuse of drugs or freedom of sex.
It is relatively unknown that Steve Jobs who created iPhone had the thought and creed.
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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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Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs is considered one of the oldest spa facilities in the U.S.
Just as same as the proverb “things present are judged by the things past,” visiting such place may provide telling clues about new ideas.
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Albert Einstein said “Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.”
A public bath house in California reminded me of the word of wisdom.
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Al Capone was one of the most famous gangsters who expanded his crime organization in the prohibition era, mainly through manufacturing bootleg liquor.
At his former hideaway, Fortress West, hot springs have been bubbling.
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Ouray, Colorado’s is said to be the Switzerland of America, where is located in 7,800 feet up in the mountains.
Around the city, the Rocky Mountains that stretch more than 3,000 miles look especially superb.
In the Switzerland of America, hot springs gushes.
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The meaning of “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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