Take a trip to the Tohoku region, down a road less traveled, where the most beautiful mixed baths wait to be discovered.
By Natsuko Mazany on July 11, 2018
Hokkaido is an island blessed with an abundance of natural goodies like seafood, snow sports — and skinny dipping with friends!
By Natsuko Mazany on June 6, 2018
Learn the art of and where to find one of Japan’s oldest traditions that’s quickly fading away.
By Natsuko Mazany on May 1, 2018
While Kyushu is famous for some unique cuisine and craftsmanship, it’s also known for its abundance of ancient “au naturel” soaking in spots!
By Natsuko Mazany on April 5, 2018
Complete your Kansai trip with a traditional touch: bathing in a mixed gender onsen!
By Natsuko Mazany on December 26, 2017
It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of a visit to Japan and forget about gifts for home until it’s too late. Here’s a handy guide to some instant gratification, snack-type souvenirs to help you out.
By Natsuko Mazany on November 10, 2017
No towel, no problem. Catch this traditional Japanese experience of a mixed-gender host spring bath before it slips away…