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Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 4

For the last couple of days in Taiwan we visited a bunch of must-do tourist activities in Taipei. These are the places we went to. National Palace Museum The National Palace Museum is located further away from the city. We luckily had some friends with a car who kindly drove us there. The museum had… Continue reading Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 4

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Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 3

Taiwan is a big foodie country. Basically everything we had was tasty and cheap. The food in Taiwan seemed different to Chinese food. I felt the food was less oily. We enjoyed the food in most restuarnts we walked into and here’s a few I’d like to share. Black and Pearl Teas We throughly enjoyed the cold teas in… Continue reading Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 3

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Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 2

Day 2 of our Taiwan trip we visited Jiefun. Jiefun is about 40 minutes drive from Taipei city. I knew of this little mountainous town from watching “Spirited Away”. It is said that Miyazaki Hayao was inspired by the town when making Spirited Away. Some of the scenes from the movie resembles parts of Jiefun especially the… Continue reading Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 2

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Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 1

This year we decided to go to Taipei Taiwan for our summer vacation. Taiwan is a popular holiday destination for Japanese people since it is only 3 hours away by plane. We flew with Eva Airways from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Taipei Songsang Airport. The flight was only 3 hours long and one hour time difference with Japan.… Continue reading Taiwan Summer Vacation – Part 1