July 15, 2007

How about taking a bath in a ramen noodle bowl?

We are know that there are sort of crazy things in Japan. Your imagination is the your limit in Japan. You can practically find all sort of weird and unbelievable stuff in Japan. The latest craze is the 'Ramen bath'. Recently a "ramen bath" has been opened at Hakone Kowakien Yunessun, a local theme park and hot spa.

The bath, shaped like a ramen noodle bowl, contains pepper-flavored water colored a light, milky brown, to like tonkotsu (pork bone) ramen soup. The special bath was created jointly by the theme park and a famous ramen shop, Nantsuttei in Hadano, Kanagawa Prefecture.

The bath was completed at the unveiling event, with the owner of Nantsuttei adding "noodles" made of bathwater additives into the tub.

The water contains collagen and garlic extracts, and theme park officials claim it can help produce beautiful skin and aid moisture retention.

So you ready to take a bath in a ramen noodle bowl?

via [mdn]

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