Get Rejuvenated At The Best Hot Springs To Visit In Asia | Clozette


There’s nothing more relaxing than taking a good, warm soak after a long day. So you can just imagine how rejuvenating the experience of bathing in a hot spring is. Because of the various minerals these natural baths contain, they’re known for having restorative effects. Dipping in a hot spring will soothe fatigued muscles and even cure a few illnesses. If you’ve been wanting to de-stress on your next getaway, then you might want to check out these hot springs in Asia.

 

Kurokawa Onsen, Kyushu, Japan



Kurokawa is one of Japan’s most popular hot spring towns. Located in a lush forest valley, the town is small and easily explored by foot. Along Kurokawa’s streets are numerous Ryokans or Japanese-style inns, where you can stay and take a quick soak in one of their hot spring baths. If you want to experience hot springs and get a glimpse of traditional Japanese culture, then this is the place to go.


Onyang Hot Springs, Asan, South Korea


Indoor hot springs

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Sometimes called the “hot spring city”, Onyang is a famous wellness retreat close to Seoul. People flock to Onyang, not just to relax in their hot springs, but also because of the 1,300-year-old history of the place. The city has been operating as a hot spring destination for hundreds of years, that even kings from the Joseon era came here to rest and treat their illnesses.

 

Beitou Hot Springs, Taipei Taiwan



Though you’re still within the capital, entering Beitou will make you feel like you've been instantly transported to the countryside. The district sitting at the foot of Yangming Mountain is famous for its hot springs. Aside from actually soaking in the rejuvenating benefits of their baths, take a relaxing walk around Beitou. You must see the mesmerising steam of the Thermal Valley. There's also a ton of historical landmarks to enjoy if you're interested.



Puning Hot Springs, Pampanga, Philippines



Spend a day on an off-road escapade on these hot springs in Porac, Pampanga. Located on the other side of Mt. Pinatubo, Puning now operates as a recreational site in the area once ravaged by the active volcano. Aside from relaxing in their pools with volcano-heated water, take this chance to experience the one-of-a-kind volcanic sand spa to relieve your aching muscles.

 

The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat, Ipoh, Malaysia



Lastly, travelling to Banjaran Hot Springs will give you that luxe retreat you’re seeking. Aside from the geothermal hot spring pools they have, you can also enjoy a wide array of wellness treats in the resort. Once you’re done detoxifying all your stresses away, head on and take one of the meditation classes and yoga sessions they offer. This trip to Ipoh will surely give your mind, body, and soul the peace they deserve.


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May’s already coming to an end and summer’s certainly going with it. With the weather becoming more and more unpredictable as days go by, it’s important that we’re ready for it. If you’re looking for an ensemble that’s comfortable whatever the weather, then layered outfits are your best bet. Stay chic and elegant by wearing a thin blouse underneath a cami dress — this way you wouldn’t feel too hot or too cold if it rains or shines. Check out how ladies from the Clozette Community style this classic look.

 


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These awesome headlines will be the cherry on top of your fantastic week. From a collaboration between a popular clothing chain and a luxury brand to the debut of an exciting makeover show in the region, here are the latest updates that will kickstart your weekend on a good note.


H&M x Giambattista Valli



Here's something that will perk up your ears: Giambattista Valli and H&M are doing a collection together and it's called Project Love. If you've always wanted a piece of haute couture, this collaboration may just make your fashion dreams come true. Some of the coveted pieces have already been debuted at the Cannes Festival. Muses Kendall Jenner, Chris Lee and Chiara Ferragni are just some of the famous style personalities to strut down the red carpet decked in designs from the anticipated collection. Basing on what we've seen so far, it looks like the Italian designer is bringing drama and flair to a new level. 

Style Me Now to air on E!


Zalora Style Me Now Nicole Andersson


ZALORA, in partnership with NBCUniversal, will soon air their makeover-themed show on E! channel this coming 26 May at 9 PM. The makeover show will not just focus on the typical fashion and beauty revamp but some lifestyle aspects will also be explored. Elias Pour, ZALORA Group’s Chief Marketing Officer said, "The show offers strong and relatable content and the added voice from our influencers gives it a flavour that everyone would be able to genuinely enjoy and connect with." You can also catch reruns at Diva channel every Wednesdays at 12 AM and Saturdays at 5 PM.


Huxley releases its latest cushion foundation


Huxley Cushion Foundation


Korean beauty brand Huxley just released their latest cushion foundation formula called Cover Cushion; Own Attitude. It claims to provide long-lasting high coverage for a flawless look that lasts from morning to evening. Compared to its predecessor, the Moist Cushion, which is great for people with dry-sensitive skin, this variant works best for oily-combination skin with its mattifying finish. Will you grab one?


PUMA announces a new collection with Selena Gomez


PUMA Selena Gomez


You would think that after partnering with Pantone and Buffalo London, PUMA will take a break from collaborations but it looks like the brand is not slowing down anytime soon. Their latest endeavour? A collection with Selena Gomez that's inspired by the actress's journey from her hometown in Grand Prairie, Texas to her fast-paced life today in Los Angeles. The Spring/Summer 2019 collaboration features two brand-new shoe styles, laid-back apparel and travel-ready accessories. "I wanted to create something that could just be mixed and matched, but that would also go perfectly with any other piece you have in your closet," Selena said. The Selena Gomez (SG) X PUMA SS19 collection is available in stores now. 



Bally's First Eyewear Collection


Bally First Eyewear Collection


Bally unveils its Spring 2019 eyewear collection, the first of its partnership with the renowned luxury eyewear specialist Marcolin Group. It will include both sunglasses and optical offerings for men and women. The theme of the collection pays homage to the warm glow of a California sunset and the eyewear pieces reflect the 'Wanderlust' mood and palette of Bally's Spring/Summer 2019 collection. From retro luxe design to geometric take on classic pilot style frames, you'll surely find one that suits your style.


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