Category Archives: Taiwan

Time to go home

I cannot believe I am writing our final blog post already! The last 8 months have flown by, I can still picture what the countryside looked like in the UK, all dry from the August sunshine as we were leaving … Continue reading

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The most frequent problem we have encountered in China and Taiwan is deciding what to eat. This sounds relatively simple but when faced with a menu in an entirely unfamiliar language it can be daunting. We have overcome this problem … Continue reading

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I ❤️ Taipei

We spent our last week in Taiwan hanging out in Taipei with our friend Shirley who lives there and her boyfriend Stephane. This city is fantastic, it is so clean and modern, you can get the metro to anywhere you need … Continue reading

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How not to visit Taroko Gorge

After we had finished our cycle up the east coast to Hualien we pushed on further north with the bikes to Xincheng reasoning that it would be easier to access the Gorge from the village. The cycle along the coast … Continue reading

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Cycling the East Coast of Taiwan

We have just spent a few days cycling along the east coast of Taiwan. Taiwan’s east coastal road, Highway 11, is a scenic road running from Taitung to Hualien. For the whole way it has lovely ocean views to the … Continue reading

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