Monthly Archives: December 2010

Taroko National Park

Of all places worth seeing in Taiwan I believe is Taroko National Park (太魯閣) on the eastern side of the island.  Unfortunately, it’s not the easiest place to get to due to its narrow, winding road along the eastern coast. … Continue reading

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Taipei 101

After finding out that the 貓空 Gondola was out of service, we headed out to Taipei 101 after breakfast at 永和豆漿大王.  Mom and dad had split to go get their exams at the hospital. The political correctness of the Taiwanese … Continue reading

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Comedy Of Errors

Day 2 will always be remembered as the 鼎泰豐 debacle.  As always, mom was waiting for everyone else to pile into the car so that we could get to the restaurant before 11AM, which per 嬸嬸 was the opening time.  … Continue reading

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Taipei Flower Expo

Mom and dad brought us to their new favorite vegetarian joint.  As a meat eater, I approve.  For those of you visiting in Feb, this will sure be one of the places mom and dad will bring you to. The … Continue reading

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First Night In Taiwan

Thanks to dad disconnecting his internet service, we were disconnected from the rest of the world while we were there in Taipei.  J and A were constantly checking their iphone and itouch for WiFi service while we were out and … Continue reading

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Happy Wedding Anniversary!

J and I get to spend our 7th year anniversary flying over the Pacific, but we’ll make sure the day doesn’t end with a ‘DUD’ by hitting the Shilin night market as soon as we land in the evening.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Four More Days…

And then I get to see J.  Thanks to the stress of being a ‘single mom’, lack of exercise, and improper diet, I’ve come down with a cold this past week.  I’m just hoping that I’ll be all better in … Continue reading

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