Howard Beach Resort Kenting
Travel Blogs from Pingtung
... of mankind, and then how Taiwan fitted into the picture. Again, it was a great museum that was very well laid out ... and not bursting at the seams with tourists!
Next we checked into TheTraveller’s Hotel - another great find on Booking.com. At night we went out to another great night market that was just a block from our hotel .. we are really enjoying these night markets, they have a great vibe and especially to escape the day’s ...
... around the island. No map needed, because there are only two roads - one circling the island, the other leading up the mountain to the hiking trails. The boat to and from Green Island is notorious for the huge ocean swells. In one tour book, the writer said both ways he was so sick he longed for the "sweet, sweet release of death". Personally, I thought it was great fun. I was reciting "I must away to the sea again!" None of us got sick, though others on the boat ...
... too special itself, but that was not the reason, which I was there for anyway. My idea was rather to use Hualien as a home base for exploring several spots along the picturesque east coast of Taiwan.
Riding a motorbike through the mountains south of Hualien, warming up in a hotspring and riding back along the coast line on the impressive Highway 11 were only some of the awesome things I did here.
Beside visiting windy Quingshui ...
... leaving at 9.20, I now had to rush before the 11.45 or 12.50 bus back now that I knew how slow the route getting here is.
This was going to have to be another rushed job unfortunately, or worse case, take the expensive high speed train to Taipei airport instead of the six hour bus.
First when you enter the monastery you go thru a ...
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