Grand Hi-Lai Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... train ride back to Kaohsiung was only 40 minutes. I got there a little after 2 pm and headed to the hostel directly. I did not realise that I have walked by the hostel last week when I went to the Couchsurfing meeting. With Inn Hostel was a really cute little eclectic house that looked like it was recently renovated. I was greeted by Shing and Hong when I arrived. Shing was really friendly and was very excited since I was the first guest from Mauritius that ...
... me stories about her travel experience and how she surfed in Vietnam and met this guy at a bike store who she followed to his place, when she was trying to get her bike fixed. She followed him in an unknown country...that's adventurous! She said it is all about trust. She also wrote a piece about trust on Medium. I think this is one of the reason that I find her so interesting. She is everything that I am not. She took me out for dinner at this ...
This post will be really brief. The past few days have been tiring and I needed a break so I decided to stay in Kaohsiung for one more night and just do nothing but relax. I bid farewell to Che and thanked him a lot for hosting me for the past two days. It was a great experience and I am glad I got to meet him.
I was looking for a coffee shop but nothing was opened close by so I had to go to the Starbucks which was pretty ...
... had some good conversations with the people there. From all the conversations I have had with travelers and foreigners teaching English here, the consensus was that Kaohsiung was had a more relaxed vibe and people are more approachable than in Taipei. I totally agree. I am really enjoying my time in Kaohsiung. People are friendlier here; not that I had any bad experience in Taipei but it is definitely a different feel.
I decided to check out of the hostel today and stay at Che's place after he graciously offered to host me. He seems to be a really nice guy from the multiple conversations we had on Whatsapp and on the couchsurfing website. He also had some great references and reviews from other surfers on the website so I was confident but still a little skeptical about the whole couchsurfing thing.
Since the weather was not the best today, I thought I would go to ...