Asia, Food, International Travels, Taiwan, Travels

The US$300 Taiwan Challenge: 5D4N Transportation and Food Expenses for A Couple

This trip has largely been unplanned. By that I mean, we only had a month or so to book and prepare for this, and after a month or so (February), we will head to Bangkok for a few days. So the budget wasn't as big as when we went to Japan. Add to that the… Continue reading The US$300 Taiwan Challenge: 5D4N Transportation and Food Expenses for A Couple

Asia, International Travels, Taiwan, Travels

Taiwan With The One: Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Elephant Mountain, Yehliu Geopark, Taipei Zoo, and Maokong Gondola

Aside from the obvious Japanese influence in Taiwan, a lot of the must-see places in Taiwan are still mainly Chinese. And even though the Republic of China is not recognized by UN as a country, it recognizes itself as its own sovereign land. I've even read somewhere that Taiwan is like China, but friendlier. So… Continue reading Taiwan With The One: Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Elephant Mountain, Yehliu Geopark, Taipei Zoo, and Maokong Gondola