Category Archives: Taipei

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall

Beautiful architecture and the surrounding gardens are stunning: if we had tons of time, I would have loved to have grabbed a cold drink and found some shade to watch the very old and the very young flying kites around

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall

Beautiful architecture and the surrounding gardens are stunning: if we had tons of time, I would have loved to have grabbed a cold drink and found some shade to watch the very old and the very young flying kites around

Longshan Temple

This place is breathtaking and humbling. I apologize that my photography could not do it proper justice. It’s a stone’s throw from Snake Alley and so worth it.

Longshan Temple

This place is breathtaking and humbling. I apologize that my photography could not do it proper justice. It’s a stone’s throw from Snake Alley and so worth it.

Snake Alley in daylight

I can say that I’ve done it; there, that’s it. There is no reason to really check it out during the day. I mean, it’s colourful and life is happening but, to truly enjoy it, go at night.

Snake Alley in daylight

I can say that I’ve done it; there, that’s it. There is no reason to really check it out during the day. I mean, it’s colourful and life is happening but, to truly enjoy it, go at night.

Bubble Tea

A summer must have! I ordered lemon kumquat with coconut jellies and Deborah got a plum tea with pearls. Personally, I love the sour and tart flavours, especially when it’s hot out.

Bubble Tea

A summer must have! I ordered lemon kumquat with coconut jellies and Deborah got a plum tea with pearls. Personally, I love the sour and tart flavours, especially when it’s hot out.

Free Wifi

To be fair, it wasn’t finding where to buy our Easy Cards that got us lost, it was finding where to get our free wifi cards. During the research for our trip we found out that you can sign up

Free Wifi

To be fair, it wasn’t finding where to buy our Easy Cards that got us lost, it was finding where to get our free wifi cards. During the research for our trip we found out that you can sign up

Getting started

Once we made it to Taipei Main Station we had a little setback. Perhaps we were exhausted (we got up at 2am to get to the airport on time), in an unfamiliar place or we were hungry but we got

Getting started

Once we made it to Taipei Main Station we had a little setback. Perhaps we were exhausted (we got up at 2am to get to the airport on time), in an unfamiliar place or we were hungry but we got

We’re here…now what?

In researching where to go and what to do I found that there was a shuttle that regularly runs from the airport to the High Speed Rail (HSR) trains. I would definitely recommend this means of getting into to Taipei

We’re here…now what?

In researching where to go and what to do I found that there was a shuttle that regularly runs from the airport to the High Speed Rail (HSR) trains. I would definitely recommend this means of getting into to Taipei