A day trip in Taitung where I cycled around Chishang and stumbled upon a famous tree, random ostriches and some tasty, tasty railway bentos.
Take a day trip from Taipei to Sandiaoling on the Pingxi Line and hike to 3 waterfalls away from the crowds headed to Shifen.
Too warm for hot springs? The Su Ao Cold Springs are a refreshing stop in your exploration around Yilan.
See some of the best nature that Taiwan has to offer on Green Island aka Lyudao, a tiny island off the east coast and one of my all time favourite places to visit in the world.
Everything you need to know about how to escape crowded Taipei for the quiet island life of Lanyu aka Orchid Island off the east coast of Taiwan
Go off the beaten path by heading to Taitung for a truly authentic local Taiwanese experience.
Recap: previous Unholies Taiwan journals… Day 10! It’s our last day in Lyudao and it’s just P, C and me left now that J and K have headed back first. Our ferry is due in the afternoon, so we spend the morning wandering around nearby. It’s a hot, hot day! We walk into Nan Liao village for some breakfast. There’s a little abandoned looking road which we consider hiking up, but give up in about 5 minutes because we have no idea where it heads to and its an uphill climb! We head back up to the Guesthouse and past …
Day 9 of the epic Taiwan Grad Trip – we endured a bumpy ride to Lyudao, and then spent a day driving around the little island. This day would see a super early 3am start as we dragged ourselves out of bed to head to the famous Zhaori Hot Springs for sunrise. Sunrise at Zhaori Hot Springs At 3am+ before the sun was out, the road was absolutely pitch dark and there are no street lights whatsoever, just the light of our car’s headlamps. There are barely any road barriers as well so one wrong turn would mean plunging into …
Have just one weekend to spend in Taipei? Here’s how to spend 48 hours in Taipei for first time travellers to Taiwan.
That time my travel journal with accounts of my grad trip hijinks was a part of a travelling exhibition
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