Visited the 'Blood Pool' in Beppu,Japan
As the name implies, Blood Pond Hot Spring water has the color red as blood. Located in Beppu City,Oita province, Japan, this natural hot water pools as a tourist destination.
When it comes to a natural hot spring, what's on your mind? Surely a pond located in the mountains,steaming boiling water, half of which to soak. But, think back to it if you visit the Blood Pond Hot Spring inBeppu City, Japan. All visitors must be discouraged when he saw the water soaking pool of blood red.
Quoting the Lonely Planet book: 1000 Ultimate Sights,red color of the pool is derived from the high iron concentrations. When large amounts of iron meet the water, the red color that will come out. Massive amount of iron is also an excuse to avoid activities visitors to soak. Therefore, the Blood Pond Hot Spring is more often for photography travel destinations because of the red color that contrasts with the natural surroundings.
For visited this place, you need to take a train fromTokyo (7 hours drive) or from Fukuoka (2.5 hours drive) to Beppu. The best time to visit is the months ofOctober to May, when the lake is really a blood-red.Interest in trying to soak the feet in the pool?