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Travel Blogs from Taitung
... buzzing with kids. Unbeknowns to us it was 'International Museum Day Taiwan' today!
After the aquarium, we headed north up the east coast of Taiwan towards Taitung. The drive was very scenic and the coast line - lovely.
We soon found ‘The National Museum of Prehistory’. We got there an hour before closing time so rushed through. It was actually a very interesting place that outlined not only Taiwan’s prehistory, ...
Tiny volcanic island, used as a prison for political dissidents from 1950s to 1970s. Today it's all tourism. Coral reefs, tropical water, varieties of fish. We snorkeled, which consisted of lying face down for an hour, breathing through a tube, watching hundreds of bright tropical fish swim beneath us. Lovely. Low season, so no crowds. At dinner that night, we kept hearing fireworks. We investigated and found a performance for Chinese New Year. Next day, ...
... in terms of beauty are a mix of the South African Garden Route and the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland - so whoever has been there, will agree, that it is just beautiful!), I visited Taroko Gorge.
And not only once - as this was just another superlative chasing the previous ones.
Because only when I arrived in Hualien, I learned about a special hike, which you need to obtain a permit for in advance - both with the National ...
... I myself am very guilty of this, but this weekend opened my eyes again to the world around me that was created by God! It was the first time in my life that I actually felt like an ant in the world around. The mountains were miles and miles high. If only pictures can capture the true beauty of nature, I hope that everyone of you reading this would fall on your knees in awe of ...
Other places to stay in Taitung
No.385, Section2, Zhongxing Road, Taitung | 4 star hotelfrom $145
No.1, Lane 139 Longquan Road, Beinan Town, Taitung | Hotelfrom $67
No.16 Lung Chuan Road, Wenchung Village, Taitung | Hotelfrom $112
No.1-1 Wulu Village, Haiduan Town, Taitung | Hotelfrom $74
No.1-6 Hot Spring Ging-Lun, Taitung | Hotelfrom $65
No.73 Sinfu Road, Guanshan Town, Taitung | Hotelfrom $133
No. 23 Lane113, Long Chuien Road, Wen Chuien Village, Peinan Hsiang, Taitung | 3 star hotelfrom $241
No.16 Lane 209, Section 1, Jhongsing Road, Taitung | Hotelfrom $78
No.145 Fusing Road, Taitung | Hotelfrom $53
No.2-10 Kungkuan, Green Island Village, Taitung | Hotelfrom $95