High up in the mountains of Yamanouchi, Japan, there lives a colony of snow monkeys that have perfected the delicate art of relaxation. Every winter, Japanese macaques go for a dip in the region's natural hot springs in order to warm up and wash away the winter blues. Things get pretty chill...The Asahi Shimbun There's Plenty of Time to Compare Wrinkles . . . The Asahi Shimbun And Settle-in for Some Salon-Style Grooming. . . Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images Maybe Even Splurge on a Full Body Massage . . . Yifan Ding/Getty Images Or a Rock Treatment of Some Sort. . . Barcroft Media/Barcroft Media via Getty Images And if a Little Nap is Needed, so be it . . Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images There's Definitely Time to Soak-Up the Sauna Vibes . . . The Asahi Shimbun And, if the Spirit Moves, to Even Whisper Some Sweet Nothings . . . YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images Before Doing the Viking Thing and Basking in the Snow . . . Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images And, Most Important, There's Time to Step Back From the Grind and Share a Few Precious Moments. Together.
Published March 16, 2018
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