Five Activities To Do in Taichung

It is so early. I remember opening the sliding window slowly to get a feel of the weather outside. The air is freezing and the surrounding is rather quiet. No people walking going somewhere, no chattering that fills the air with warmth. It’s definitely not a busy day in Taipei. I look at the clock,…

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Eternal Summer at Houli Flower Farm

I know the sun is so high up, far from our reach, but its presence is beneath my skin, almost buried into it. The weather here in Central Taiwan is immensely different from the ones up north. Summer is eternal here. Thin clouds of fragile whites, sea of blue skies devouring the heavenly territories. Taichung’s…

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Six Temples You Must Visit in Taipei

Taipei, aside from its vivacious night scene, is also known for having beautiful temples. Scattered all over the big metropolis, a traveller can spend the whole day “temple running”. So, if you are leaning towards this type of touristic path, here are a few of the sacred places you can go to: Songshan Ciyou Temple…

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A Trip to Tamsui, The Heart of Taipei

Last year, I was in this exact country, trying to figure out why it took this long for people to actually appreciate its charm. Now, armed with a few knowledge on how their subway system works and which places to eat at, will it be easier for me this time? At the airport My first…

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