Japan, Nature, Onsen, Travelling Japan

Zao – Skiing, Onsen & Snow Monsters

 Zao Onsen Ski Resort is about a 3 hour drive north of Nasu in Yamagata Prefecture actually on the Yamagata-Miyagi prefecture border, centered on the Zao Mountain range of the same name.   The area is well known for its huge crater lake and amazing hiking trails and mountain plants, as well as stunning views of the region.  There are different attractions…

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