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Luodong Forestry Culture Park

Day 7: Explored Luodong Forestry Culture Park, Luodong Morning Market and Taipei in one day

So, we still have one more day left of our Taiwan Eastern Travelogue. Let’s do a quick switch and go back to the last day in Taiwan when I explored Luodong and Taipei. We’ll visit Luodong Forestry Culture Park, Luodong Morning Market and shop for souvenirs at Taipei before wrapping up this trip with a street food session at Ningxia Night Market.   Alone but not lonely: Buffet Breakfast at Sun Sweet Hotel  (7.30am) What happens when your …

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Taiwan 8 Days Itinerary

Taiwan 8 Days Itinerary as a Solo Female Traveller

How easy is it to travel to Taiwan as a solo female traveler? In this post, I’ll share with you my Taiwan 8 Days Itinerary and how I did it on free and easy. No group tours. No taxis. No engaged drivers. Just public buses, trains and my reliable pair of legs. I think that’s the best way to get to learn about a country and their way of life. You can do it too because Taiwan …

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Taipei to Hualien

Eastern Taiwan 8-Day Tour: How to get from Taipei to Hualien! (Day 1 – pt 1)

Hello, everyone. This is the beginning of a new travelogue. I’ll be covering my 8 days trip to Eastern Taiwan and featuring attractions in Hualien, Luodong, Yilan, Shifen and more. As usual, my writing style is to share in-depth information, tips and logistics details to help those who intend to travel to Taiwan on free and easy. Ok, before I get distracted, let’s get this rolling, shall we?   Typhoon Messed up Our Travelling Plans BIG BIG …

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Taiwan 8 Day Solo Trip

Easiest Way to get from Taipei Main Station to Taoyuan Airport (Taiwan Tour – Day 8)

How to travel from Taipei Main Station to Taoyuan Airport? Where to store your luggage? What’s the best route to get yourself to Bus Terminal and avoid steep staircases while lugging along heavy luggage? This final day of my Taipei’s 8 Days Tour will provide tips on how to get yourself to airport in the most effortless way. Check it out.   Gulping Myself Silly on Final Day in Taipei What do you do on the last day of your trip? Other than …

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Raohe Night Market

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

Things to buy in Taiwan? And What to Avoid?

  You guys know I am documenting my day-by-day account of my first solo travelling experience, 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.  Things to Buy in Taiwan?  1. Sheet Masks Sheet Mask is definitely a …

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Xiangshan

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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Raohe Quail Egg Prawn Ball

Shop first, Eat Later at Wufenpu and Raohe Night Market (Taiwan Day 5)

After staying near Taipei Main Station at Neosoho for the past few days, it’s time to move to somewhere less central, but closer to destinations that I would cover the next few days, such as Wufenpu (五分埔), Raohe Night Market (饒河夜市) and Xiangshan (象山). Changing Accommodation in Taipei  The first half of the day was spent checking out Neosoho and checking into a private apartment in Houshanpi that I’d booked through Airbnb. Mini Review of Neosoho To be honest …

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