A charming city in the island of Kyushu, Beppu is lined with many traditional Japanese inns (ryokan) and hotels, as well as elegant boutiques, restaurants, shops and cafés along the main street of Yufui. It is one of Japan's most famous hot spring resorts with more than one hundred hot springs. Take a dip and travel back in time in the oldest onsen in Beppu, the Takegawara Onsen. This beautiful building was built more than a century ago in the Meiji era when Japan was at its social political change. If relaxing in hot spring is not enough for you, delve amidst the beauty of Beppu Park. The city's symbol is decorated with majestic trees and flowers that change every season.