Onsen for Horses

Tucked away in the mountains, by the coast, or overlooking stunning lakes, there are over 130 hot spring establishments in Fukushima Prefecture for onsen lovers to choose from. Regardless of whether you want to visit a hot spring for its health benefits, or just to relax, and whether you want to chat with the locals,Continue reading Onsen for Horses

Meeting a Shinto priest

I recently visited Iwaki Yumoto Onsen Town and was lucky enough to be given a tour of the town by Mr Koito, who is the owner of a hotel called Koito Ryokan. Iwaki Yumoto Onsen has been famous for its onsen (natural thermal baths) for 1200 years and is also well-known as being the area whereContinue reading Meeting a Shinto priest