sand bath

Beppu: Buried alive in Takegawara Spa

Beppu: Buried alive in Takegawara Spa

Random Observation/Comment #67: Good Idea/Bad Idea.  Good Idea: Professionals preparing you for a sand bath.  Bad Idea: Anyone-else preparing you for a sand bath.  So that’s why you don’t try it at beaches.  Where’s my air hole? Because pictures were forbidden in the spa area, I couldn’t actually snap color photos of how this sand bath deal is setup, but...

Matsuyama Onsen: Bring me back to Spa World

Matsuyama Onsen: Bring me back to Spa World

group photo in yukatas Random Observation/Comment #66: The larger selection and waterfall massages at Spa World clouded the fact that everything was artificial.Can you feel the difference?Nothing matters when I put that cloth over my eyes and breathe the hot steam clearly through my nose.I could feel every section of my lungs filling with the essentials of life.Dai ski dai...