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The Ultimate 48 Hour Taipei Itinerary

When I taught in Taiwan, I was lucky to live 30 minutes away from Taipei by high speed rail. I spent many weekends exploring the unique neighborhoods, going to cultural events, hiking, and of course, eating and drinking it up. 36 more words


Fried ice cream

Day 40 of The Big Adventure, according to Sarah (let’s just assume it’s Sarah from now on, unless specified otherwise).

The next 6 hours seemed to pass pretty quickly (I must have fallen asleep at some point) because the next thing I knew the bus was coming to a stop and there seemed to be some sort of commotion. 778 more words

The land of smiles: a week in Chiang Mai

We started this crazy month of traveling in the northern city of Chiang Mai, Thailand. We had heard so many wonderful stories that Cassie and I wanted to start our adventure in this beautiful city. 1,964 more words


Day 207: Hualien, Taiwan

Continued north along Taiwan’s east coast to Hualien.

And of course, it wouldn’t be Taiwan without an awesome night market (with a giant inflatable whale).


{travel} wombmates in taiwan: ningxia night market and tonghua night market

Since our trip was almost coming to an end, Steph and I were being more alert on what to buy to bring back to the states. 685 more words


Taipei: Night Markets and A Case of Food Poisoning

All visits to Taipei will at some point include a visit to one of its many night markets. Night markets are great places to go to experience the energy of the local life, grab some cheap clothes or accessories and of course sample all the delicious snacks. 192 more words


Exploring the Sunday Night Market in Chiang Mai, Thailand with Alex Sam and Friends

This is not my typical post, but then, Alex Sam and his friends are not very typical either.

I came to know Alex a year ago while interviewing him for World Without Orphans. 167 more words