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Winter wonderland, summer retreat

Winter wonderland, summer retreat

Nestled in the northeastern corner of Nagano prefecture, Nozawaonsen is a beautiful little onsen village with a long history, dating back to at least the Edo Period (1603-1868), when the first bathhouse was constructed. Today, this picturesque mountain settlement remains an onsen paradise, and has since become one of Japan's top ski destinations, hailed for its high-quality powder snow.

21 Mar 2019 at 04:00

Residence Yasushi


Residence Yasushi


Nestled in the charming hot-spring town and ski resort of Nozawaonsen, this newly opened luxury kakure-yado (hidden inn) meticulously combines traditional Japanese aesthetic design with Western comforts. Located about a 10-minute walk from the bustling village, the hotel offers a beautiful view of the lush natural setting with a tranquil atmosphere. Yasushi offers a private hot-spring onsen where guests can immerse themselves in the milky therapeutic waters.

21 Mar 2019 at 04:00

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