Beauty Hotels Taipei - Hsuanmei Boutique
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August 10th, 2014. 5:20PM. Taipei, Taiwan.
Light refracts through the prisms
of a trillion strangers' eyes.
Someone disappears into
thick air. Someone’s feet
the yellow earth. The
still. The sea: apathetic
When you wonder if you are the first
... 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 ...
... rain the entire time we were on the bus and when we got off it stopped! We quickly walked to the Taipei main station to take the public MRT to our hostel.
Our hostel is the nicest one we have stayed at so far this entire trip! The room has 2 bunkbeds, but we are the only ones in it so far. The hostel is labelled as a hotel, but is also a member of hostel international. It is also the cheapest place we have stayed this entire trip!
... I set off out to get us some food whilst Alexandra had a bit of a sleep. I bumped in to a South African in our group so we both set off and decided upon a dominoes for the evenings meal (handy tip, if you have a "Go" card that you use on the MRT and other services, you are also then valid to get certain discounts and offers in dominoes!).
Friday was another normal day at the office in training. But that evening we all decided to go out as a group as the next day was our day ...
... in remote mountain areas where they are starved and sent mad. Perhaps the Aborigines are more discriminated against than I observed. Perhaps there is rampant xenophobia against foreign immigrants but not short-term visitors. The tour guide on the van tour around Taipei mentioned corruption and he rattled off a long list of mayors from both the Kuomintang and the Democratic Progressive Party who were staying at the Hotel Greybar after being found guilty of graft. ...