Taiwan

Heading to Taiwan soon? I’ve traveled to Taiwan a couple of times, once as a solo female traveler and other times as an adventurer. Over here, you can find useful Taiwan travel tips covering places all over Taiwan:

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What to Buy in Taiwan? And Which Food to try in Taipei, Hualien, Yilan & Luodong?

  Are you heading to Taiwan soon? Great if you are as I’ll be sharing with you what you can buy from Taiwan, specifically from Taipei and Eastern Taiwan. This Part 2 of my Taiwan Must-buy series is a collection of the things I’ve bought during my third visit to Taiwan where I explored Taipei and Eastern Taiwan such as …

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Taroko Gorge

Visiting Taroko Gorge on a Typhoon-induced Rainy Day (Day 2 – Part 1)

What happens when you visit Taroko Gorge during typhoon months? We were there at the tail-end of typhoon season in late October, and thought we had escaped all typhoons that struck Taiwan that year. However, we weren’t prepared to be greatly inconvenienced by a typhoon that hit another country – Philippines. The rippling effect gave us a hard time when …

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Cingjing Taiwan

Things to do in Taichung for 9 Days (2019) – A Day-by-Day Guide

Hey guys, have you been waiting for Part 2 of our Central Taiwan travelogue? Today, you’ll read about the things we did in Taichung region from Day 5 to Day 9. We hiked up a mountain in Hehuanshan, fed some touristy sheep in Cingjing and spent a few days deeply exploring Taichung City. The final day was dedicated to Taoyuan …

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9 Days Taiwan Itinerary Around Taichung

9 Days Taiwan Itinerary Around Taichung (by rental car)

Hey guys, guess you all know by now how much I love Taiwan. It’s been a while since I returned from my fourth trip to Taiwan earlier this year and I’m ready to share with you my 9 Days Taiwan Itinerary around Taichung.  This trip was made possible, all thanks to my personal chauffeur (hee hee!), an affordable rental car …

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Fushin Hotel Taichung

Fushin Hotel Taichung is the first hotel that made me say “I miss you!”

  I hardly ever say this to a hotel and I’m going to say it to Fushin Hotel in Taichung.  “I miss you!” In fact, I said that out loud just a few hours after checking out of the 4-star hotel. What made me fall in love with this supposedly old and dated hotel in Taichung, Taiwan? Well, plenty of …

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Taiwan Car Rental

Rent a Car in Taiwan: My Cheap & Fuss-free Taiwan Car Rental Experience

  “Are you sure you want to rent a car through this website? Not many reviews yet, you know?” I’d asked my partner. I was referring to a Taiwan Car Rental listing on Klook.com. I’ve no qualms about being a guinea pig when it comes to testing hotels and Airbnbs. But testing a car is a serious matter. If a …

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Hehuanshan East Peak

This Taiwan 4G Pocket WiFi completely swept me off my feet

  Hi all, travelling to Taiwan soon and need WiFi connectivity? I’ve just returned from Taiwan and highly-recommend this Taiwan 4G WiFi (TW Airport Pick Up). I am so impressed with this 4G WiFi device that I’d depended on for 9 days, traveling from Taoyuan to Taichung and even some mountainous regions. I’ve also tested this at the summit of Hehuanshan East …

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A Rude Shock: Book Hotels Early if Traveling to Major Taiwan Cities over the New Year (Plus AsterSpring-Dermalogica Workshop)

I totally switched off from social media and blogging over the weekends because I’d received a rude shock – Taipei and Taichung hotels are up to five times more expensive during New Year’s Eve and New Year 2019. At time of writing (a full seven weeks prior to New Year 2019), many good accommodations are already fully booked. Even Airbnb units …

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Taiwan Itinerary for Solo Traveler Coupon (40off)

Next Trip Booked – TAIWAN, here I come again. Woohoo! (Plus First Airbnb Stay in Singapore)

Hey there, How’s your weekend been? I just came back from a Staycation in Singapore and sadly, it was one horrible experience. That Airbnb stay affected my mood so much I actually couldn’t sleep at all on their comfy and luxurious mattress. And I couldn’t write for a few days even though my intention was to do full-scale writing at …

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