Silks Place Taroko
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSilks Place Taroko Hualien
lovely place, hip with style.
located in the mountain, so relax in Taiwan.
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I decided to try this travel blog site after some advice from Lorraine. As you know, I had been having a devil of a time trying to compress these huge files. I'm not sure why the original Tokyo blog was so small whereas the rest of the Taiwan blogs were just super enormous, despite saving it as a PDF. Anyway, here goes my first attempt on this site …
... not a beach you can swim at, too strong of a current. Not a nice sandy beach to relax on, but uncomfortable pebbles and oh ya, it's still raining. But we have a full hour to spend here- how exciting :(. So after taking a couple of photos and checking out the nearby airport runway we seek cover from the storm under the gazebo and wait for the bus to reopen wishing to call an end to the day. ...
... Turns, the "highway" passes a series of of tunnels at the narrowest stretch of the gorge. We had lunch at a 5-star hotel in Tienhsiang, which was the furthest part of the gorge before turning and returning back to the east coast. It used to be easier to cross the island in this area, but there was an earthquake over 7 points on the Richter scale in the 1990s that did a lot of damage, and it seems to have closed off the previous road ...
Stopped and got my police permit, hiked 500m of the Shakadang trail that was open, Jhuilu Old trail, Swallow Grotto, then to the Waterfall curtain/Baiyang Waterfall trail... returning with stops at the status and temple at Tienhsiang plateau, pavillion at Cimu Bridge, Yeli pavillion, and Eternal Springs shrine.