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... about area give it a few days . Dinner at restaurant next door - boss anova - beautiful food - great drinks hence we got smashed sang laughed out loud sang danced then had to climb up three flights scary staircase. Up at 6.00am for early surf winds predicted to be 30knots - yes we did make it - not pretty but good hangover cure . Breakfast different - off shopping ,waterfalls, go carting later , sunbaking , paddle boarding ...
... We celebrated with chocolate and peanut butter, and some photos, before heading back down again. The weather had listened to us, and let us get our summit dry, and now we didn’t care if it rained, which was good because within minutes of our getting back to the lodge it poured for a good 20 minutes. It was periodic rain all the way down, which didn’t bother us at all. At the bottom we just missed the shuttle bus back to the hostel, so we ...
... that's 954m above sea level so top of pagoda is 1000m above sea level. Nice views of the lake and forest. Wanwu temple- Daoist. Unlike Buddhist which is simpler, less decorated and focusing on Indian elements like lotus leaves and elephants, Daoist is very Chinese. It's heavily decorated with dragons and tigers, as well and pictures of people. Buddhist temples have ...
Day 4 we headed off down to Nantou to Sun Moon Lake - a long bus ride, but at least the kids had a chance to rest for a while. We went across to the temple on a boat, then another 30 min or so on narrow, winding roads and we got to Xitou Park, a nature education area where we stayed for the last 2 nights.
It was lovely - a forest of redwoods, that are part of ...
... Taiwanese soap operas and fans flock there to have pictures taken at every turn. There were a lot of interesting temples dotted throughout Lukang, we watched a ceremony of sorts where a family were being blessed (involved being tapped with a ceremonial stick), and large amounts of spirit paper were deposited in a big bag! After the ceremony they walked out down an alley along the side of the temple and to a big furnace; spirit ...
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