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Well.. The typhoon just turned out to be some rain and wind.. I guess the locals know best.. No big deal! I had the day off work for a typhoon day.. Kinda like a snow day but rain instead of snow! I spent the day hanging out with my roommate.. We went to the grocery store then did some facial masks and watched a movie after ...
... a cold beer would have been perfect, which we of course forgot to bring.
Heading down to the south of Taiwan by high speed railway (c.275km/h) really showed me the diversity of this relatively small country. Although there are a few cities in the south this region is mostly about fantastic tropical nature. Beaches, mountains and rain forests are everywhere and exploring them is great fun. I actually had my first ever (and unsuccessful) ...
... The kitchen staff would cook it up and a few minutes later the plate would arrive at your table. There was a chocolate fountain, which was exciting. I suppose the main event was the cakes! They held these in two large cafe display cases, and you took your plate and choose one at a time. I ate my way through about a half of the selections, as best I could! I'm sure it didn't do my waistline any favours but it did my mood no end ...
Going out with the students to SIMBA
Sandra almost having a heart attack because we were at the great wall
Singing karaoke with the CMU students
Sandra joking around about asking the governor to dance
Sandra making friends and talking to just about anyone
CY talking in Chinese to us because he was so tired
Riding in a crazy taxi with Jessica and Amanda
Busy and noisy while the day trippers are there, but a tranquil and serene refuge after that. And the resort is great at customer service – if only the rest of Australia could follow suit.
A great day out is the ferry across the harbour; the views of the bridge, the opera house, and the cityscape over the water; the visit to the zoo; and a finish on the waterfront at Darling Harbour with a AUD 10 steak ...