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The VOLCANIC BEACHES of Taiwan’s EAST COAST

I've been traveling around Taiwan on my scooter for three weeks and today I had the joy of traveling from Kenting (Taiwan's...

Exploring Kenting National Park by motorbike

If you're in Taiwan, Kenting should definitely be on your top 5 things-to-do list. Sure it's the opposite end of the country...

First impressions of KENTING in TAIWAN

Today I travelled from Tainan to the southern most town of Taiwan: Kenting. This post is about my first impressions of this...

Yilan to Hualien by SCOOTER on TAIWAN’S east coast

Taiwan's east coast is were you'll find all the scenic parts of the country. The west coast is where the majority of...

How to USE LOCKERS at the Taipei METRO

Whether you're waiting for your flight, or have checked out of you hotel and are waiting to check in to the new...

Ending a TEACHING TOUR of TAIWAN

The tour of duty only consisted of teaching at one school, and the contract length was a year. Sometimes it went stupidly...

The BAD SIDE of ASIAN CULTURE

When you read travel blogs about countries in Asia, phrases like "friendly locals", "amazing food" and "beautiful scenery" pop up all over...

What it FEELS like to be in an EARTHQUAKE

I’m living in Taiwan, and this country regularly experiences earthquakes because it sits along the ‘Ring of Fire’ seismic fault. Thankfully, it rarely experiences...

How much CHINESE can you LEARN after studying for two MONTHS?

Learning a new language is hard, really really hard. The grammar might be utterly different to what you're used to. The way...

Light at the END of the TUNNEL for teaching in TAIWAN

I've been teaching in Taoyuan, Taiwan for eight months today. You can read what I think about teaching, and Taiwan in general,...

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