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Save The Sanctuary!

Sean McCormack’s inspirational venture, a shelter for abandoned dogs and other animals on the north coast of Taiwan, is facing closure after the authorities declared their structures on their new location illegal yesterday (November 20th), despite assurances in the past on the contrary. 1,138 more words

New Taipei City

9 hours in Taiwan

On my way to Korea from Paris, I had a 9 hour layover in Taiwan.  Since I didn’t want to sit in the airport, I looked into tours that left from the airport.   65 more words


20141109 New Taipei City Number One Scholar Cup Go Tournament

Last Sunday, we went to New Taipei City for Number One Scholar Cup Go Tournament. Peggy lost her first three games. We treated it as acceptable and reasonable. 324 more words


Thousand Island Lake 千島湖: Tea Time with a View

When you hear the name “Thousand Island Lake” you would probably expect some islands.  Or at least a lake.  Not so here.  Though you won’t find any of the titular sights, you will still experience some amazing views which including endless rows of mountains, terraced tea fields, and cerulean water.  648 more words


Promoting Hiking in New Taipei City

Emma and I visited the New Taipei City Government building to help promote hiking in New Taipei City last month. We can’t wait to join them on another hike! 35 more words


Hiking Sandiaoling Trail (三貂嶺) with 森呼吸

Oct. 26, 2014 – Many thanks to our friend Yo-Yo for inviting us to this hike at Sandiaoling Trail on October 26. It was even mentioned that we were coming in some local news articles. 621 more words