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Backpacking in Taiwan: Top 5 Sights in Anping

Backpacking in Taiwan: Top 5 Sights in Anping

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It’s been such a long and crazy journey since my time backpacking in Taiwan, yet week after week I remind myself and pinch myself that I was really there. I think visiting Taiwan was the turning point in my travels. …

Friday’s Featured Food: Taiwanese Hotpot at Hanlin Tea Rooms in Tainan, Taiwan

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When I woke up this morning I had no idea what I would write about on Friday’s Featured Food as I have a long list of 200+ dishes/food types still to write up, so the only way to decide was …

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Backpacking in Taiwan: 17 Things to see and do in Xinying (or Shinying!)

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Today is a long awaited overdue post. You will hear me mention the barely known city of Xinying (Shinying) in Taiwan a lot on here. Xinying? It’s easily in my top 10 cities from my travels, and I reckon it …

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10 Places I LOVE Which Aren’t Even In The Lonely Planet!

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I use the Lonely Planet Guide Booksquite a lot when I travel and I like them. Usually they are correct, mostly they are useful but sometimes they are horrendously wrong and ill-informed. As soon as they go to press they …

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Top 5 Things to do in Chiayi, Taiwan

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OK, you might not have heard of Chiayi City in Taiwan. But that’s partly the reason for this post. I love going slightly off the beaten track and letting fellow travellers know of places that most travellers don’t go to. …

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Thirsty Thursdays: Tapioca Tea in Shinying, Taiwan

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First up readers, bloggers and internet users, I owe an apology but it ain’t my fault thankfully! Being a travel blogger is glammed up as being an awesome job and I do my best to make it sound double cool, …

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Friday’s Featured Food: Taiwan Style Pork Sandwich

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Today’s Friday’s Featured Food comes with a hint of sadness. It’s also another example  of life going full circle on me, again. Today was the last day I will have lunch in my favourite local sandwich shop in Tsuen Wan …

Top 5 Scenic Bus Journeys

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As a traveller, long distance buses become a way of life and part of the travel routine. I personally love them – a great way to sit back, relax and let someone else drive you to your destination. Almost every …

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