Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan

Shizuoka is the prefecture neighboring Yamanashi to the South. Because Shizuoka is only a few hours away by train or car, it is a popular trip for visits to the ocean and for fresh sushi and sashimi.


One of five private onsen at the Sanbare Hotel in the town of Izu. The hotel opened in July, 2001. All 5 private natural hot spring rooms all slightly different in design. If available, you enter, lock the door, and the onsen is your's until you decide to leave.


Footology explanation (I don't know the correct term.) The photo above and below are from a small park near the Hotel Sanbare.


You walk the course and discover your body's healthy and unhealthy areas. In addition you can improve those areas by targeting certain areas of the feet by focusing on certain parts of the course.