Four Points By Sheraton Taipei, Zhonghe
Travel Blogs from Xinbei
What I've learnt:
To call Taiwanese landlines, you should only enter 8 numbers, just like Hong Kong. We've learnt that because we called the wrong number when we were trying to reach the Mountain Star to reserve places for hot tub. I typed in the whole series of numbers including '02', which was apparently not supposed to be included.
Hong Kong Dollars to Taiwanese dollars are 1:3.7
... of the existence of an A380-themed restaurant near the Taipei 101 was uncontrollable. We arrived at the Xinyi district in which the restaurant was supposedly located, but were met with some severe disappointment: It Was Closed. After some panicking time, which does not deserve any discussion here, we found another branch in an area that was not close by. We agreed unanimously that we must go—we did not care if it was far. I was in ...
... tomorrow morning for 8am swim. Would have set alarm earlier if the pool is open before 8am.
Can’t believe we’re in the middle of Pacific Ocean. The Ocean is so VAST……I’ve a deeper respect and “fear” for ocean, after last Sunday’s 6 hours ocean kayaking underneath 蘇花公路. Did I mention that we kayaked from 南澳 to東澳. It was absolutely a crazy and adventurous ...
... have. Oops. One difficulty about travelling around Taiwan is that because it isn't a big tourist destination there is little signage to help people to find places. Plus if there is it will all be written in Taiwanese, understandably but it's usual because as English speakers we take for granted nearly always having information translated. However, this problem is easily solved by having possibly the most friendly population in the entire world. So there we were wandering ...
... we went straight to the Taipei Zoo. Not only was it one of the biggest zoos I had ever been to, but it was also one of the most beautiful. I think the part that impressed me the most was how well taken care of the animals seemed. It was so fun and I got to see a few new animals for the first time, including two pandas. They were so cute, and were munching on some bamboo when we visited them. There was also an ...
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