Travel Blogs from Taitung, Taiwan

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Coastal walk to Dulan,unexpected concert/Ami tribe, Dulan, Taiwan travel blog

Coastal walk to Dulan,unexpected concert/Ami tribe

A travel blog entry by kurtmult

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... related to Mormons in the States, Neal and Dan have some in depth discussion about the two religions. He recommends two places in Taitung, the 'Gringo' for cheap sleeping and the 'Kasa' Bagel restaurant, coffee shop and bar to eat, drink and ...

Floating around Green Island ( Lyudao ), Lyudao, Taiwan travel blog

Floating around Green Island ( Lyudao )

A travel blog entry by kurtmult

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Route: Lyudao inner trail and coastal road - Nanliao Total Distance: 15 km by walk and bike Altitude up: 150m Altitude down: 150m Finally a cooler day with clouds and bit rain. The island is really made for tourists and at this time of the ...

Soaking in hot spring spa - Jhihben / Puyuma tribe, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Soaking in hot spring spa - Jhihben / Puyuma tribe

A travel blog entry by kurtmult

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... degrees and use the spa facilities to get bubbled by air, sprayed by water and what else. [ Puyuma tribe: The area around Taitung and Jhihben is populated by Indigenous Peoples of the Puyuma tribe ( Tzu ).  They are also known as Beinan tribe. ...

Return to Taiwan from Lanyu by small plane, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Return to Taiwan from Lanyu by small plane

A travel blog entry by kurtmult

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Total distance: 10 km Altitude: 0 - ...

Easy day to Taitung, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Easy day to Taitung

A travel blog entry by kurtmult

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Route: Dulan - Shanyuan Beach - Fugang Harbor - Taitung Total Distance: 24 km Altitude: 0m We wake up at 6:00am - I get the feeling that it's impossible to get long sleep in tents. After packing our stuff we buy breakfast at a traditional breakfast ...

Good Morning Taitung!, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Good Morning Taitung!

A travel blog entry by mhopgood

... it showed their pride in me - and that is sweet. It's just quite jarring to see that when anyone comes to their house in Taitung Taiwan the first thing they will see is me and GW. As usual, lots of drama.... My biological father, who gave me up 30-odd ...

Taitung, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Taitung

A travel blog entry by gogotrek

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Taitung, Chihpen, who? According to the Lonely Planet guide book, many people go to Taitung for the hot springs. Actually, the hot springs are located in Chihpen. You could simply stay in one of the hotels in Chihpen without ever setting foot on ...

Getting Rained On On Green Island, Green Island, Taiwan travel blog

Getting Rained On On Green Island

A travel blog entry by ilombardo

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... ) is a special place. It is a tiny speck of land (16 square kilometers in total area) off the southeast coast of Taiwan. It was formed thousands of years ago by plate tectonics and volcanic activity. The island is covered by lava rocks and surrounded ...

Wow!, Green Island, Taiwan travel blog

Wow!

A travel blog entry by jayandbri

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... forced out of the country...haha. So, as usual, our last minute planning lead us to the train station to buy a ticket to Taitung, then hopefully a plane ticket to Green Island. It went kind of like this: Arrive at the train station at 9:41am, wanted to ...

Xmas, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Xmas

A travel blog entry by morpheous

Jamie and I set out in search of the elusive Who bar and after some searching she decided to head back to our hostel. Unfazed I walked back with her to open the door and then set out on my own to find the Who. I walked for about a half a KM and found the ...

Last few days of the adventure, Taitung/Green Island/Kenting/Kaohsuing, Taiwan travel blog

Last few days of the adventure

A travel blog entry by morpheous

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... Campen, a team mate from SFU wrestling years ago, for some pub style food and beer. It has been a great trip and I would recommend Taiwan as a cheap and exciting place to visit. There is so much we didn't see...maybe next time. Once home I'll throw up ...

Oh Yeah it's Christmas!, Taitung/Green Island, Taiwan travel blog

Oh Yeah it's Christmas!

A travel blog entry by morpheous

... by traversing mountains and hugging the coast line. We arrived in Taitung where we set out to locate our hostel called the Gringo. Taitung is where we will catch the ferry to Green island. We signed up for a tour which will include snorkeling and cruising ...

La côte est de Taïwan, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

La côte est de Taïwan

A travel blog entry by otherguru

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... vert. Un sentier de randonnée très bien aménagé permet d’en faire le tour. Nous arrivons en fin de journée à Taitung. JP a beaucoup aimé l’expérience des sources chaudes à Beitou, alors on remet le couvert. Pour fêter la fin du ...

Day 3: beautiful sunny day of cycling, Chenggong, Taiwan travel blog

Day 3: beautiful sunny day of cycling

A travel blog entry by joyce.kwong

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The 2nd day of cycling was far more enjoyable in clear blue skies!  The countryside scenary was amazing, and the cycling was fun!  We biked around 60km today, across more paddyfields, and mountains.  We also tried some local ...

made in Taiwan part 2, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

made in Taiwan part 2

A travel blog entry by zalazala

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... vasici na caju (tuki je caj BIG - predvsem Oolong tea, ki je poleg laptopov verjetno export nr.1 na Taiwanu ;). Prvi dan; preckat Taiwan od zahoda proti vzhodu cez southern highway... seveda...like I said... WE HAD NO IDEA! ;) "So many high points on ...

Sansiantai, Sansiantai, Taiwan travel blog

Sansiantai

A travel blog entry by mies

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Day 4: final day of our cycling tour to Tai Tung, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Day 4: final day of our cycling tour to Tai Tung

A travel blog entry by joyce.kwong

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... - it felt very similar to the other side of the Pacific ocean, cycling in L.A.!  But the scenery here is more petite, smaller scale, in terms of distances and sizes, I really love this part of Taiwan! ...

Day 8: Finally! A Hot Springs!, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Day 8: Finally! A Hot Springs!

A travel blog entry by lrgraves

... ride to the hotel was relaxing and somewhat of a relief; we were able to sleep.  When we finally got to the hotel in Taitung, it was around 5:00.  I was so excited because we had arrived deep in the mountains.  It might have been my ...

boiled and frozen in one night, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

boiled and frozen in one night

A travel blog entry by tomandcheu

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... a bathing hat - which you have to buy - and they pools are all mixed. So, it was an ok experience, and seeing as there is sod all else to do in Taitung you may as well go and sit in a hot spring for a couple of hours till you can get the next train ...

Day2 池上 [Chihshang Township], Chihshang, Taiwan travel blog

Day2 池上 [Chihshang Township]

A travel blog entry by aknchoi

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四月六號,台東之旅正式開始!!! ...

Ruei Suei to Taitung, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Ruei Suei to Taitung

A travel blog entry by sonja_and_david

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... ouvertes aux campeurs....Que faire? David demande a un des surveillants pourquoi les ecoles de tout Taiwan sont accessibles aux gentils campeurs sauf celles a Taitung....Cette question exprimant son enervement se revele etre efficace. Le gardien le prend ...

Paradise on Earth, Green Island, Taiwan travel blog

Paradise on Earth

A travel blog entry by experience.it

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Despite the crazy adventure Green Island welcomed us with (including flooded roads, land slides and gaps of roads washed away to the ocean), it turned out to be heaven on earth. Without much detail, Carolyn and I made it from the west side ...

88.52 km – Steine, Feldwege und nette Leute, Guanshan, Taiwan travel blog

88.52 km – Steine, Feldwege und nette Leute

A travel blog entry by singapore2012

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... etwas hügeliger, eine größere Erhebung zu überwinden Der Tag begann heute mit einer Umrundung von Taidong (Taitung) auf dem dafür vorgesehenen "Mountain-Ocean Bikeway", die ungefähr 20 km umfassen sollte. Aufgrund streckenweise etwas mangelhafter ...

Taitung, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Taitung

A travel blog entry by ba119766

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... i és que parlem de la fruita fresca. Tornem a trobar la pinya ja tallada en venda al carrer i el batut de mango a l'abast mmmmmm Taitung, ciutat no molt gran i un altre cop que viu d'esquena al mar. No ens hi acostumem i és una constant aquí a Taiwan. ...

Green island is desolate and beautiful, Lyudao Township, Taiwan travel blog

Green island is desolate and beautiful

A travel blog entry by donnaterman

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Tiny volcanic island, used as a prison for political dissidents from 1950s to 1970s. Today it's all tourism. Coral reefs, tropical water, varieties of fish. We snorkeled, which consisted of lying face down for an hour, breathing through a tube, ...

Peanut butter pizza, Taitung City, Taiwan travel blog

Peanut butter pizza

A travel blog entry by donnaterman

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After leaving Green Island, we had dinner in Taitung, a nondescript coastal town. Bill had sweet and sour pizza - with roast pork and peanut butter. Surprisingly ...

Wind and waves on lovely Ludao (Green Island), Nan-liao, Taiwan travel blog

Wind and waves on lovely Ludao (Green Island)

A travel blog entry by yamahuh

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... Ami Taiwanese aborigines. It is a tiny volcanic island with approximately 17 kms of rugged coastline, almost directly east of Taitung on Taiwan’s mainland. If you draw a line further eastward, you will only hit the northern islands of Hawaii before ...

Kidnapping pt 2, Taitung City, Taiwan travel blog

Kidnapping pt 2

A travel blog entry by chuckieduckie

Jan 4...later So ends up Mr Huang wasn't a rapist or a pervert.. And the off roading to a natural hotsprings was kinda neat. I still didn't go in cause I felt a cold coming on (I'm fighting it with 4000mg of vit C a day) so I just soaked my feet.. All ...

Mr. Huang's magical emporium, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Mr. Huang's magical emporium

A travel blog entry by chuckieduckie

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... rock that shifted due to the tectonic plates. Mr. Huang called up a couple of his friends and we got some free custard apples (Taitung's specialty) and went to visit a guy that plays music with folded leaves. Whut? This guy sits on his little farm with ...

Kidnapping, Taitung, Taiwan travel blog

Kidnapping

A travel blog entry by chuckieduckie

Jan 4, 10pm We got kidnapped. In a truck full of grapefruits and a mattress. Ok, Mr. Huang is nice and took us around.. To see Valencia orange orchard, an auction at the fish market....we feed monkeys..... Blah blah..all fun.... Then it started to get ...

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