Gloria Prince Hotel Taipei
Travel Blogs from Taipei
who curls their tongue when they speak
and who doesn’t. what thoughts
occupy the insides of our wet
language is keeping you in chains—what brand
of syllables crash relentless into the backs
of pearl teeth. which ocean
rages against emerald rock, foaming
... MRT to go home. Marianne helped me stop by a beauty shop for me to get some things for Sharon and I ended up buying a lot of stuff for her (lots of freebies were included!). The lady at the store probably thought I was dumb since I didn't know anything about any of the products or the differences between them. Luckily Marianne was there to help explain things to me in detail.
-- Ryan L.
... a bunch of different snack foods!
My friend Nick came by the hostel to visit too after coming back from the night market. I haven’t seen him in 5 years! He had come back from East of Taiwan and brought Dan and I these yummy sweet potato snacks. I felt tired after travelling early in the day and eating so late, so I fell asleep pretty quickly. Luckily no one else had checked into our room and we have it to ourselves!
-- Ryan L.
... food place to sit and eat in to celebrate! We had some sort of roll, like a fajita pitta bread sort of roll, with beef and onions in, which was also delicious! (perhaps a bit too much onion...not very sociable for the rest of the evening!).
Tuesday was our last official day of training. So afterwards I decided that I liked the look of being "Teacher JR" in shirts and trousers, so we went across the street from the HESS building to a shop called NET which had a ...
... than I thought and most of the books were well flipped through. I was very surprised by it. The other thing I didn't like was that there were signs every where saying library is a quiet place. There were 2 other children there on a weekday afternoon but I didn't feel comfortable staying long since the kids wanted to talk. I thought it was strange because if you want children to like the library, especially young ...