Holiday Inn Express Taichung Park
Travel Blogs from Taichung
... but then I managed to get a second one. One for the rice as I knew I would like it and the second bowl for things to try. I tried many things not knowing what they were! Some of it was not so good while sometimes it was good. For breakfast and lunch, we always had rice....now I am sick of rice!!!
For breakfast, I tried adjusting it to my taste, I would take a piece of bread, cut some banana and put it on it, eat it or sometimes add some peanuts to ...
... fried veggies, sweet potato, and gensin. After that we had another cooking class, so we ate a lot of food today. We made a very traditional rice treat called Zongzi for an upcoming festival, called the Dragon Boat Festival. We took two bamboo leaves shaped like a cone and then put rice, pork, boiled peanuts, shrimp, egg yolk, black fungus (mushrooms), and then more rice. We wrapped the bamboo leaves really tight around it and then tied it with others and they ...
... skin of the bitter-melon. We had to go to two floors below to the ice cream machine and it took about 13 minutes to freeze. After that we enjoyed it with a red chili cone, shaped like a bowl. The ice cream was delicious and creamy-with no bitter flavor! And the red chili cone went really good with the ice cream. The students also cut up some fruit for us to try, it was mango, guava, wax apple, and black king kong, haha I liked them all! That night the ...
Taichung Day 1
Sunday was our first day in Taichung and for lunch we met the students of China Medical University. It was rainy that day and they told us it would be all week as it was their rainy season. It was also extremely humid. They took us to a hibachi restaurant, where they made the food in front of us and put it on a sheet of tin foil. There was no air conditioning. Thankfully we had cold tea, instead of the traditional hot tea! Then we ...
... temples, stores and tasted some interesting good food. We ended with a family dinner at the restaurant.
This week, we will visit Taipei and another classmate of ours.
To make it public: I will be participating in a "Silent meditation retreat" for 10 days here in Taiwan. I am really looking forward to this experience, no technology, nothing, just meditation and yoga. :)
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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