Kusatsu Onsen #japan #gunma In Japan you wash & rinse outside the tub. Everyone uses the same tub water for soaking only. Onsens are places to enjoy hot springs at inns, hotels & ryokans (Japanese traditional inns). Rotenburo are outside hot springs where nature can be enjoyed. Sentos are public bath houses found in residential neighboods. Ofuro is the bath in the home.
Japan - Arashiyama, Kyoto. Facts about Japan: Area: 377,801 sq km. A 3,000 km arc of four large islands (Honshu, Hokkaido, Shikoku, Kyushu) and 3,000 small islands in NW Pacific. Mountainous; only 13% can be cultivated. Population: 126,995,411. Capital: Tokyo. Official language: Japanese. Languages: 16.