A Different Slant on China: Day 2 Tourism packed day visiting Mengjia Longshan Temple, Bopiliao Historic District, Liberty Square, National Palace Museum, and nightlife at Barcode and Myst! Taiwan: Taipei I started my day around 10 am and headed into the city. My first stop was Hong ShihFu Beef Noodles(洪师父), a delicious and quick Taiwanese … Continue reading Gugong in Taipei is a Museum NOT a Palace!
A Different Slant on China: Day 1 Two and a half days to explore Taipei! First impression of Taiwan, Martyr’s Shrine, Taipei 101, and nightlife at Marquee and Spark. Taiwan: Taipei Arriving around 2 pm I was a bit tired from the flight, but energized to explore this ‘alternate’ China. Walking through Taipei’s Taoyuan Airport … Continue reading Taipei 101 Means Better than Perfect
A Different Slant on China: Planning Tickets booked for this coming weekend, destination Taiwan, and I’m excited! Spending a long weekend to visit Taipei, see some friends, and of course get some photo-ops. One more country (territory?) coming right up, check please! Is Taiwan an actual country? I guess that depends on who you are … Continue reading Destination Taiwan