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Things to do in Hakone: Hakone Open-Air Museum:

Hakone Open-Air Museum

The Hakone Open-Air Museum at Hakone in Japan was created in 1969 as an outdoor sculpture museum set within the picturesque surrounds of …

Everything you need to know about the Japanese onsen experience:

The lowdown on onsen etiquette

Onsen are communal baths filled with water from the many hot springs found across the volcanic island of Japan. Experiencing an onsen …

Memorable Moment: Hakone ryokan

  Dateline: 23 June 2015 We had been looking forward to our first stay in a Japanese ryokan (guesthouse/inn) but weren’t really …