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Key Vocabulary

Hot springs
Aguas termales
Minerals
Minerales
To bathe
Bañar
Naked
Desnudo
Purification
Purificación

Onsen Culture: A Guide to Japanese Hot Springs

Learn more about one of the most deeply rooted traditions in Japan: bathing in hot springs or onsen.

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Onsen Culture: A Guide to Japanese Hot Springs

Learn more about one of the most deeply rooted traditions in Japan: bathing in hot springs or onsen.

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Japanese culture is famous for having a very close connection to nature. One of the most deeply rooted traditions in Japan is bathing in hot springs, called onsen.
However, Japanese hot springs culture involves much more than just bathing. This short guide will take you through everything you need to know about onsen culture.

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