Owakudani (Japan) meaning the Great Boiling Valley, is located in the mountain town of Hakone. One can take an aerial tram up to the hot springs,Once the springs are reached, kuro-tamago, or black eggs, can be purchased five at a time. The eggs are ordinary chicken eggs but the shell turns black due to being boiled in the hot sulfur spring. Local tradition holds that for each black egg eaten, seven years is added to one's life.
Cleverwood presents Genuine Japanese Puzzle Boxes and Kumiki Puzzles made by the master craftsmen of Hakone, Japan~ These high quality puzzle boxes are the real thing - handmade in Japan by the master craftsmen themselves. These fine quality puzzle boxes are rarely sold outside of the mountainous village of Hakone, Japan.
"Hakone Kowakien Yunessun is a hot springs spa resort and water amusement park located in the spectacular scenic surroundings of Hakone, Japan. We have a unique blend of traditional Japanese onsen (hot springs) and water recreation services and activities. Hakone is considered the most popular Onsen (Hot Springs) resort areas in Japan, and Yunessun takes full advantage of the abundance of high quality hot springs in Hakone." (click through for more info)