As we head into Autumn ‘proper’ in the UK, the temperatures start to drop, making some of us feel the need to get away to somewhere a little warmer. Spring is just arriving in Australasia, whilst much of Asia is experiencing rainy season . So where is a good destination for travel in October?
Prior to my trip to Taiwan I researched extensively for some local or unique experiences. No different to planning any other trip really. However this time, I also unearthed a bit of info, that for me personally was really quite exciting….. stamping in Taiwan is a ‘thing’. Let me put this into perspective, particularly if […]
From simple wan ton soup to an extensive array of snacks on sticks, Taipei offers foods from all around the country. So, you don’t even need to venture out of the capital to enjoy most of Taiwan’s specialities. However, most visitors only stay in Taipei when they visit Taiwan. Despite this, I recommend planning a […]
I remember when it seemed like everything was made in Taiwan. Plastic items, dolls, computer parts; all with the same little ‘Made in Taiwan’ label. Back then it didn’t really dawn on me that Taiwan was much more than a gigantic factory, or that its status as a country was so ambiguous. These days everything […]