Leader Village Taroko
Travel Blogs from Hualien
Left Guanziling after breakfast and drove to a nearby Fire and Water spring, a natural phenomenon where lit natural gas is spurting up through a hot spring, creating a fire on water effect. Random! Tried some honey water and a random root vegetable from a market then drove on to Alishen in the mountains on Highway 18. The idea was to drive along …
HE SAID: Taroko is an amazing national park filled with trees and marble mountains. Definitely a highlight of Taiwan. Now, more importantly here are the few weird things about Taiwan: 1. Garbage Trucks play nearly identical songs to our ice cream trucks. 2. Many street lights flash yellow but stay on yellow for so long that it's difficult to tell …
... his car and we didn't have his number too. But luckily we found him further down the road.. > stopped us near some temple where we bought our 1st Taiwan black pig sausage. Looking back now it was small and short. Humphf. > crossed a road to the bridge leading to temple. Tried carrying Bazhang on my back but she was toooo heavy :S I managed 25m. climbed very steep steps to the temple. > mountains - rocks - streams - cliffs.... > on the 30mins drive to Qing Shui Duan ...
... but not as cold as glacier water! The colors in the rock is beautiful. It's mainly layers of quartz and marble but there's areas with iron running through as well. We had to be back at car by noon because of the traffic control. There had been a massive rock slide two months ago and since then they o my open the road every two hours. While we were waiting in line Will showed us some videos of the recent typhoons and damage in the area. It was almost unbelievable. We passed ...
Taipei to Hualien- Wednesday 3rd April 2013
Despite my planning OCD, we failed to anticipate the taiwanese public holiday so everything was rammed. To our luck we managed to get last minute train seats for the 3 hour journey to the coast. The train took us through forest covered mountain... (ps you will have to forgive any stupid mistakes I do whilst typing this, we are sat in an internet cafe where there is 20 lots of music ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed