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many famous Japanese hot springs are fake

many famous Japanese hot springs are fake I love so many things about Japan ‘honesty’ and ‘soaking in hot springs’ are definitely among them   so I was shocked to stumble across an article on the Washington Post website. It states that many famous…
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Shirahone Onsen: “Mama, do monkeys like hot springs?”

Do you know Shirahone? Big chance you’ve heard of Nagano. Yep, correct; the location of the 1992-winter-olympics. Now Matsumoto. A little harder already. Maybe less if you have been thinking about traveling to Japan before. It is a pleasant town…
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