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Retro Japan in Photos: The stylish Takegawara Onsen bathhouse in steamy Beppu

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The entrance to the Takegawara Onsen hot spring spa, adorned with a "karahafu" curved gable, is seen in Beppu, Oita Prefecture, on April 7, 2021. The structure, built in 1938, was registered as a national tangible cultural property in 2004. (Mainichi/Minoru Kanazawa)

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