Tag: onsen

We have dipped our toes into the overwhelming amount of great onsen in Aso before and now we are back for more. 4 more recommended onsen that anyone with a passion for hot springs shouldn’t miss! And if you missed the previous post of recommended onsen, check it out right here! With that said, let’s […]

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North of the volcano, the Oguni area! At long last, in this series where we ask locals to introduce their recommended spots, we have finally reached my hometown! And of course, I will happily step forward and share a few of my favorite places that I’ve found since moving here. And who am I? My […]

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Japan is known worldwide for “onsen” which means hot spring. And it wouldn’t be an overstatement to say that onsen is one of Aso’s most distinctive features! Kumamoto places itself as number five in the rankings of the prefectures which has the most natural hot springs, and half of them, around 600(!) can be found […]

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Welcome to Aso! Aso is located right in the middle of Kyushu, the southwesternmost of Japan’s main islands. Famous for its world-scale caldera and ever fuming volcano, two prominent landmarks that symbolize the awesome and flourishing nature of the Aso area. More specifically, Aso consists of 1 city, 3 towns, and 3 villages where each […]

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