Taiwan July 2016 [Day 6 – Hualien, Taipei]

This is post 6 of 7 in the series “Taiwan Summer 2016: North, East Coast” ​Taiwan Day 6 – Hualien, Taipei Puyuma train to Taipei, Maokong Gondola, sunset at Elephant Mountain Hiking Trail, Tonghua and Linjiang Night Markets This is a relatively short and easy day because we were exhausted from all the walking from…

Taiwan July 2016 [Day 4 – Taitung, Hualien]

This is post 4 of 7 in the series “Taiwan Summer 2016: North, East Coast” Taiwan Day 4 – Taitung, Hualien Breakfast at 早安美芝城-台東活力正氣店, Liji Badlands, Beinan Site, Peinan Cultural Park, TRA train to Hualien, Pine Garden, tea break at insanely cheap 公正包子, sunset chilling at Qixingtan, dinner at ultra huge 花蓮東大門夜市 Dongdamen Night Market…

Taiwan July 2016 [Day 2 – Jiaoxi, Taitung]

This is post 2 of 7 in the series “Taiwan Summer 2016: North, East Coast” Taiwan Day 2 – Jiaoxi, Taitung:  Breakfast at Hu Xü bun shop 鬍鬚包子, TRA train to Taitung plus lunch, dessert at Minoice 美濃冰品, Xin Yuan Chang tea shop and museum 新元昌製茶廠,Luye hot air balloon, Taitung Night Market, Carrefour and dinner…

Taiwan Trip Jan 2016 [Day 6 – Kaohsiung]

This is post 6 of 7 in the series “Taiwan Winter 2016: North, West, South Coast” Taiwan Day 6 – Kaohsiung (Pau Breakfast, Qiaotou/Ciaotou Sugar Refinery Museum, Ten Drum, Taroko Batting Cage, Carrefour, Costco, Shinkuchan Night Market, Kaisyuan Night Market) After a good rest, we woke up to have an early breakfast at 兴隆居, which…