Onsen Japan

Hot onsen and ice monsters

Jamie Lafferty recently explored all 47 prefectures, from untamed Hokkaido in the north to tropical Okinawa in the south. Here are his highlights from 100 days of adventure.

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Cat call ... patrons pay to play with cats at Cat Time cafe in Osaka.

Hello kitty

In a crowded city, Dave Tacon discovers a cafe where people can make some feline friends.

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