Travel Blogs from Yun-lin
... were on borrowed time in order to see anything and still get back to our hostel, get our bags and back to the high speed train and thus back to our hotel in Betiou (north of Taipei). We found the local rail within the park and got two round trip tickets on the Sacred Tree line. We only had to wait 5 minutes for our train. As with everything about this day it was a very scenic ride. Based on the map and the distance from the car ...
Following a wonderful, >6 hours of sleep, Rick and I walked up the extra 2 flights of stairs to the hot, top floor of the hostel to get some breakfast. Tea, bananas (of course, since we are at the banana hostel), toast, jam and yogurt (I bought at the store the night before). Next we lazily got ready, and left the banana hostel for the high speed train. This required going back to the main station via metro. Once we arrived we were pleased to catch the train to Chiayi that left ...
... how the indigenous Taiwanese incorporated it into their lives.
We headed south for Puli, then onto Sun Moon Lake (a famous lake in the mountains at the centre of Taiwan) where we stopped to have a look at Wenwu Temple (a buddhist temple on the shore of the lake).
To the south of the lake we found our accommodation for the night ... a 100 year old house in the ‘country’. The directions were ...
Writing this while waiting for tub to fill up. 😉 Left Keelung at 9.30am and took in various sights along the way in the north eastern part of Taiwan. Spent the night at jiaoxi, a hotspring town in Yilan. Staying at the atayal Xiang gen ...
... on the ride multiple times! The amusement park crew performed a Taiwanese aboriginal dance. Then we went to our magical modern hotel with an automatic lid lifting toilet and a heated seat. Tonight's dinner is a western style buffet. After that, we are going to the hotel's movie theatre to watch Thor 2: The Dark World. Today was a day full of views!
Written by Caitlyn L, Afreen G, and Courtney ...
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