Onsen Soaker

Categories: Arts & Culture Sightseeing
Blogger: Onsen Soaker
Description: Thanks for stopping by. I'll be glad if you get interest in ONSEN (hot springs in Japan) through this blog. Writing in English isn't easy for me, but trying to add new posts several times a month. Pls note all info in this blog is confirmed at my visit and subject to change.

Latest Posts

May 17th
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June 3rd
Southern side of the Yubatake. Onsen is gushing from the bottom. Wooden devices of upper pond is to cool down the hot springs and to collect sulfur powder.   Ever heard of the Kusatsu Onsen in Gunma Pref, Kanto Region? Well, Kusatsu has been ch… Continue Reading
April 2nd
The Hoheikyo Onsen in Sapporo City, Hokkaido (photo: Sep 2012) was chosen the most popular day-visit onsen in the recent servey by Tripadvisor Japan. Top 20 onsens are following. Linked site in bold letters are English pages, others in Japanese only. Hoh… Continue Reading
October 6th
open-air bath for men turns bath for ladies for two hours from 6:00 AM to 8:00 AM. Update: Itou Onsen was acquired by KANAYA and scheduled to resume business in autumn 2014. Itou Onsen (いとう温泉) is a ryokan or … Continue Reading
May 25th
Snow Monkeys in Jigokudani / spDuchamp The Jigokudani Yaen Koen, famous snow monkey park is chosen for one of the top 20 popular sightseeing spots in Japan. No other onsen sites ranked in.  The survey was recently conducted by TripAdvisor Japan … Continue Reading