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Touristy Shifen Waterfall and Shifen Old Street (Day 6 pt 2)

Shifen Waterfall

What’s next after our hottest-ever mountain-hiking experience in the morning? In the afternoon of Day 6, we would drive to Shifen and visit Shifen waterfall and Shifen Old Street. Shifen must be one of the most touristy places in Taiwan. People – tourists and locals alike – come here to release sky lanterns, hoping their wishes would come true.     Read on and I’ll also share why Shifen Old Street left me feeling unimpressed. Stay till the end …

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Day 4 – Goodbye, Hualien. Hello, Luodong!

Luodong Night Market

Goodbye, Hualien. Today, on Day 4 of our Eastern Taiwan Tour, we would be making our way to Luodong, a town located further north on the eastern coast of Taiwan. Read on and see why we regretted not taking an express train (it’s not speed issue). I’ll also show you why Luodong Night Market is so worth going to. Scroll down now. :)

Hualien Dongdamen Night Market on a rainy day! (Eastern Taiwan Day 1 – pt 3)

Hualien Dongdamen Night Market

Finally, after a 12-hour journey travelling from Singapore to Hualien and successfully gotten hold of our own private transport (scooter), it was time for our first proper meal in Hualien. There was no question about it – we would visit one of the most popular eating places in Hualien. Yes, that’s right, it’s none other than Hualien Dongdamen Night Market which would offer lots of street food options. Yay!!!?  

Things to buy in Phuket? And what to Avoid?

Things to buy in Phuket

  Hi guys, I’ve just came back from a super relaxing getaway in Phuket and would like to share my hits and misses in Phuket. This post addresses the following questions: ‘What are the things to buy in Phuket?  ‘What NOT to buy in Phuket?’ Hope this list can help you save some money. ;) Now, let’s get started!  

Taiwan Travel (Day 7) – Taipei City Hall Shopping District, Wufen Pu and Raohe Night Market

Raohe Night Market

My Taipei’s 8 Days Tour had finally inched towards the end. Day 7, the eve of my return trip to Singapore was relaxing to the point of being uneventful. Ironically, it was also the day that saw me spending the most – yes, time to load up on souvenirs, gifts and whatnot. Read on to find out “What Not to Eat in Taipei” because there were a lot more misses than hits in today’s meal selection. So sad! …

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Things to buy in Taiwan? And What to Avoid?

Things to Buy in Taiwan

  You guys knew I am documenting my day-by-day solo travelling in Taipei, Taiwan, right? Before I wrap up my 8-day Taipei travelogue, let’s spice up the Taiwan series with this post that answers two simple, yet important questions: “What to buy in Taiwan?” “What NOT to buy in Taiwan?” Read on for tips on how to spend your hard-earned money wisely.   

Taipei City Tour: Songshan Cultural Park, Xiangshan, Tonghua, Raohe Night Market (Day 6)

Day 6 of my Taipei’s 8 Days Tour brought me to Xinyi District, where I would cover Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文創園區), Xiangshan (象山), Tonghua Night Market (通化夜市) and Raohe Night Market (饒河夜市). The good thing about staying in a proper accommodation as compared to a cubicle (Neosoho) was 自然醒 or waking up naturally. For the first time in this trip, I’ve had 8 hours of undisturbed sleep. The bad thing as mentioned earlier, was how late …

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