Taiwan: Capital ‘T’

I'd heard so many good things about Taiwan's capital, Taipei, that it seemed only right to go and see what all the fuss is about. Unfortunately, travelling during Chinese New Year presents its own problems as all the trains from Hualien to Taipei were fully booked and there are no direct buses between the two … Continue reading Taiwan: Capital ‘T’

Taiwan: Gorge-ous

It felt like a long time coming as I touched down at Hualien airport, Taiwan, during the Chinese New Year holiday. Given its close proximity to Hong Kong, it seemed there wasn't a single person I knew who hadn't yet sampled the friendliness, beauty and exquisite food of the small Asian island. Now it was my … Continue reading Taiwan: Gorge-ous