Japan's onsen culture dictates that bathing doesn't start or stop at the dip. What, then, should one do to fully enjoy the onsen experience? We picked the brains of an expert on the subject and received some surprising answers!
Onsen beauty researcher Hiroko Ishii travels everywhere and often stays in lodges in pursuit the beauty and health benefits of onsen. There's no better onsen and trip specialist we could consult for a deeper look into the Japanese onsen culture.