Travel Blogs from Taoyuan
A quick stop in Osaka and I instantly fell in love with Japan. Just a quick layover, probably for the staff shift changes and fuel, and it was enough to ensure that I will be returning to Japan in the near future. Kawaii things everywhere! And matcha green tea! Yum! I finally found the green tea Kit Kats I've always seen online and have grown green …
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
... grounds for a short hour before leaving. It was roasting hot outside, so we took the MRT to another location. We walked around an area that was rebuilt as a touristy historical ground to show what old Taiwan homes used to look like. There were lots of unique art exhibits using recycled materials around and educational videos playing in some of the buildings. We spent a good while walking around until we could ...
... me out! So look forward to it but take bags of energy with you!
So, other things that happened during the time frame of Monday, July 28th - Wednesday, August 6th. On the Monday at training we found out our locations we were going to be placed at. We got super lucky and got placed in our first choice option at Tainan. The only two going! Tainan is the old capital of Taiwan. As such it is much more traditional and "old", with loads of temples and cool places to see. Furthermore ...
... off at the bathroom, I arrive at Gate C-7 and this one is different since you must go downstairs thru a long corridor to a 2nd counter. 'Where is everyone?', it is totally empty except for one person I do recognize... the 'Are you Ed?' guy and two women behind the counter.
"Stop the plane..... pleeease!" I begged. Even threw out the Hail Mary that I can barely hear. "Sorry, take bags already off plane, next flight to Phnom ...