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In a region fiercely dedicated to the glories of soaking in sulfur-rich thermal waters, Tsurunoyu Onsen in Akita may be the most remarkable of all hot springs. Established in 1638, these baths were once frequented by daimyo lords and samurai to heal their battle-worn bodies. The ancient warriors have been replaced by a less formidable crowd these days, but the waters are as hot and relaxing as ever. Check out the full #TreasuresofTohoku video series. Link in bio. #VisitJapan

 

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