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It didn’t occur to me that my husband and I would be able to travel outside the country for free But it did! Thanks to my husband’s company for giving their tenured employees of five years and more a free trip outside the country including their fami [...]
Where the Gods live The Longshan Temple is located in Wanhua, the oldest settlement in Taipei In its 280-year history it was heavily destroyed by catastrophes such as a massive earthquake, typhoons or the bombardment in the Second World War and [...]
Yangming Spring Restaurant We planned a hike of several hours in the Yangmingshan National Park, which is located in the mountains north of Taipei We were told about green mountain slopes, picturesque lakes, charming waterfalls, but also about vo [...]
Maokong Gondola as mentioned on the previous blog can only be accessed through the Maokong Cable Car from the Taipei Zoo station It took us perhaps 20-30 minutes from the main station to the top, it was quite a ride and with the glass floor was also [...]
Tradition meets modern Like a gigantic bamboo, the 508-meter-high tower rises out of the concrete skyline in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan Built in 2004, the Taipei Financial Center was the tallest skyscraper in the world until it was replaced in e [...]
Its' not often I go to Taipei, the last time was a year ago The other month I was in Taipei again, I had a spare afternoon and was looking for somewhere to kill time I decided on the National Taiwan M [...]
Food that is Taiwanese and sold on the street!
Oh! I have just written post about this temple called 'Dadaocheng Cicheng' yesterday A small but Chinesely beautiful I also have mentioned that, no, we didn't go there for the temple, we went there fot i [...]
Ximen's Walking District stays true to its name thus when coming over to Taipei, specifically in Ximen, tourists, and travelers must wear the right footwear to make sure one won't get tired easily Below feet were of some random bypassers while my hus [...]
In this Taipei's weather, or the whole Taiwan actually It's like 40c all the time, really! Some sweet would be just so refreshing and good That's why they have so much dessert places in the city Have I told you that a block a cross the [...]