[Tagging] Hot springs

Richard Z. ricoz.osm at gmail.com
Mon Mar 10 08:23:36 UTC 2014

On Mon, Mar 10, 2014 at 01:44:30PM +0900, Satoshi IIDA wrote:
> > John
> > some onsen are not associated with hot springs, but have hot sand instead.
> Yes, but they are rare case.
> Most of onsen are hot water bath.
> So might be represented by adding following sub_tags.
> bath:sand_bath=[yes|no]  ; if the bathing amenity is sand bath (Suna_yu) or
> not.

that reminds me we also have hay_bath in the Alps, so that would also 
fit into it and may be helpful for other cases too.

> bath:sauna=[yes|no]      ; if the bathing amenity has sauna facility. (Use
> it when the main function of the amenity is public_bath. consider using
> "amenity=sauna" when the main purpose of the amenity is sauna)

not sure but usually the sauna in public baths is somewhat separated so
we might as well tag part of the object as sauna.


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