Iozan 硫黄山, literally sulphur mountain, gave the Kawayu area its ubiquitous bad-egg smell and the wonderful skin softening hot spring, one of the best, if not the best in terms of therapeutic quality among all the ones they have soaked in.
Lake Mashu Soft Ice 摩周湖のあいす - handmade soft ice-cream using the locally produced milk. Perhaps the most creamy ice-cream they had in a region famous for their dairy products. If you ever go to Lake Mashu, you should definitely give it a try.
|Self-portrait wooden sculpture|
|Beautiful shop - felt like continental Europe|
|Foxy band - 狐バンド|
|Made famous by the movie 非誠勿擾 (If You Are The One)|
|Lake Akan - view from the ferry|