09 Sep. 2021

Okamotoya Onsen: Healing For Your Soul And Skin

Onsen are known to have many healing properties, and is just one of many reasons they are so popular. Sulfur hot springs in particular are well […]
24 Aug. 2021

Hidden Pearl In The Mountain Side: Mugen No Sato Onsen

The stress of everyday life can really take a toll on our mind and body. What better than to take a bath while enjoying picturesque scenery […]
10 Aug. 2021

~A Romantic Getaway ~ Visit With Your Partner.

Now that summer is around the corner, it’s finally time to relax and spend some well deserved time with your loved ones. And what’s better than […]
15 Jan. 2021

Kappa No Yu Onsen: Locals’ Chosen Spa

Kappa No Yu: Enjoy four seasons in one! A surreal experience in Beppu! Experiencing four seasons in one onsen visit sounds like an impossible undertaking, but […]
10 Jan. 2021

Any Weather Is Perfect for Onsen!

I am Estefanía, a Mexican college student living here in Beppu for a couple of months now and I can say for sure I am in […]
29 Dec. 2020

Hyotan Onsen: An Onsen For All

Last time, we introduced the generous owner of Hyotan Onsen, Jin Tanaka. In this article, we will take a look at how he created one of […]
23 Dec. 2020

How Hyotan Onsen Became One Of the Best Hot Springs In Town

Hyotan Onsen is known as one of Beppu’s top hot spring establishments. Indeed, this hot spring possesses a peaceful atmosphere surrounded by nature, while offering one […]
30 Nov. 2020

Onsen In The Forest: Yuyama No Sato

There are many onsen where you can enjoy thermal spring waters with modern luxuries: shower stalls, vending machines, massage chairs, etc. There are fewer places, however, […]
21 Nov. 2020

Onsen Across From Beppu Station: Hotel Sea Wave

If you are looking for onsen near Beppu Station, look no further! Sea Wave is just a walk across the street! How to get to Beppu […]
31 Oct. 2020

You Can Drink Hot Spring Water? Japanese “Insen”

Onsen waters come from deep inside the Earth’s crust where they are imbued with minerals from volcanic gases. From the onsen experts, Toji Joshi, we learned […]
24 Oct. 2020

What You Should Bring To Onsen: The Basics

You decided to take the plunge. You did your research and have finally found the perfect onsen. But you are unsure of what to take! For […]
17 Oct. 2020

Onsen vs Hot Spring: Beppu Onsen And Blue Lagoon

Onsen vs Hot Spring: What’s The Difference? If you love hot springs as we do, you too are waiting til the day we will all be […]