Beppu is the second hot spring district in the world after Yellowstone in flowrate. Built among volcanoes, the steam rises up through the air out of almost every building and a recognizable smell of rotten egg lingers. Onsens and rotemburos (or thermal spas) attract visitors whom enjoy their warm and curing waters. Some even use that natural energy to cook.
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