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Jioufen and Tamsui

Taiwan part 2.

In Taiwan, the two top sightseeing spots for tourists is Jioufen and Tamsui. I never knew any of these places till Ayako mentioned it but I know why now Jioufen is famous, but not Tamsui. 1,186 more words


Wanderlust Taiwan- Fragrant Stinky Tofu, 臭豆腐, Makes My Life Complete. I Believe in Fate.

Stinky tofu is fermented tofu.  For those of us who love it, stinky tofu smells fragrant and delicious.  For those of us who don’t have the nose for it, stinky tofu smells like sewage. 190 more words


Shi Ling, Night Market

OC Night Market ain’t got nothing on this! If in the Taipei area, an absolutely must go to is the Shi Ling Night Market. You can go around 5pm but the real night life begins after dinnertime and when it gets dark. 701 more words


Taipei, Taiwan

While planning our RTW 3.0, I was really excited about visiting Taiwan, and Taipei in particular.  Described as a great street food destination with beautiful temples, a hopping nightlife, and great daytrips to national parks and hiking spots, it sounded like a city that was right up our alley. 2,924 more words


Taiwan Trip Day 4: June 2, 2015

Shifen Waterfall & Shenkeng Old Street

I’d say that day four of this trip was probably the most relaxing day so far. We only had one destination–Shifen Waterfall; we left at around 1 PM to drive there. 483 more words


Rushing and Struggling in Hectic Phoenix Ancient Town

The six-hour-journey (including toilet breaks) from Changsha, the capital of Hunan province in China and the birthplace of the late president Mao, to Phoenix (or Fenghuang) Ancient Town was not in vain. 1,143 more words