Taichung Plaza International Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Taichung
... devastating earthquake in 1997. A Daoist temple was entirely destroyed with the roof crashing everything else (because it was so heavily decorated). It was left as a memory for all the people that died, and a new replica of it was built right in front. Also saw the train station which survived the quake; trains were used to transport construction materials to Sun Moon ...
... recycling and the environment. Driving through the mountains and bush reminded me of NZ at times, except that there were so many tropical plants. We had a thunderstorm most afternoons, but they were over within 20 mins or so, so no real problem.
I totally recommend a visit, and would love to go back again myself, as I've only seen a very small part of the country.
... and had green onions in it and was yummy. Then we went to chip some sugar cane. Fun! And it smelled so good! We were making the mulch we can use tomorrow. After we chop it up, they dry it out, then wet it again and let it rot, then we wet it again and use it as mulch. Cool! We played with the dogs a bit and chickens and there are so many birds around. I wish Mark was here, he would love it! Oh and today is dragon boat festival day, so in the bigger cities they ae ...
... was a 4 Km walk uphill to the mushroom farm that we wanted to visit. There were many mushroom farms and people processing and selling mushrooms on the way. This area apparently produces 60% of all the mushrooms grown in Taiwan. Mushrooms are grown in little plastic bags now and you can buy bags already seeded to grow your own mushrooms at home. We ...
... place that to spend more than 5 minutes inside the temple you would need a breathing apparatus set! This particular temple was for the god 'Mazu', this god protects seafarers such as sailors or fisherman and is very popular. The statue residing within the Tien-Ho temple was brought over from mainland China to Taiwan in 1664 and as such is highly revered. According to the Lukang government website one of the 'eight wonders' of Lukang ...