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Taiwan Road Trip Part 2 – Taitung County

Taitung (台東) is the third-largest county in Taiwan by land area. The East Rift Valley runs through the northern half of Taitung County. But as you pass the Coastal Mountain Range, the ocean comes into view. Because of the area’s… Continue Reading…


Taiwan Road Trip Part 1 – East Rift Valley

It can’t be said enough how lucky I am to be in Taiwan. The obvious reason is how the country has dealt with the coronavirus pandemic. But there are so many other reasons that may surprise you. The healthcare here… Continue Reading…


What to eat in Taiwan – Noodles

Noodles are a staple in many Asian countries. In Taiwan, you’ll find locals eating noodles at all times of the day from breakfast to late-night drunk food. Everyone has their favorite and the varieties are endless. Taiwan has taken influence… Continue Reading…


SMANGUS – Aboriginal Communal Village in the Mountains of Taiwan

If the name itself doesn’t entice you to visit, then you’re following the wrong blog. Smangus (司馬庫斯 – sīmǎkùsī) is the most remote aboriginal tribal village in Taiwan. With a population of just over 200, it sits at an altitude… Continue Reading…


What to eat in Taiwan – Dumplings

Taiwan is well known for their cuisine. It’s not only delicious but special and unique. Over the past few years, I’ve been constantly in search of the tastiest meals, snacks, and bites that this country is known for. Here is… Continue Reading…