Surrounded by the mountains with mild skylines, soaking body in the hot spring spa on the top was so nice and refreshing. To recharge your batteries, please try the hotel but if possible, please keep calm and listen to the song of birds.
Mt. Akan-fuji was hidden by the mist evaporating from the pool. Some buildings around the lake were closed but it seemed that the hot spring area Akan was regaining the prosperity that had enjoyed many years ago.
Popularity of the destination for tourism and curing fluctuates like a pendulum. We may have to contemplate the next step to strike a balance between the tourism and preservation of the great nature where the deities are romping around.