Promisedland Resort & Lagoon
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Hualien
... the Baxiandong (Pa-hsien-tung) area where caves have formed from the waves thousands of years ago but because the island is still rising, these caves are now some 100m inland. Some 30,000 years ago some of the aborigine people lived in those caves (ChangPin people). We made multiple stops to enjoy the gorgeous mountains and cliffs and I couldn't help but want more photos, only to realize later that outside the moment they all look ...
... in Taiwan to span the mountainous Island interior and connect the east and west coasts.
Getting to Hualien City
When I got in to Hualien City from the 4 hour train ride (still smelling from the hike I did), I was still pretty tired. I found my hotel easily and they were nice, getting me settled in and everything. After a quick shower FINALLY to get ride of all the grim from the epic hike I did earlier ...
... on us. We thought we would visit some museums and aboriginal villages in the rain. The fish museum described how they processed fish Japanese style by smoking them. It was more interesting than we expected. We bought a serving of seared tuna and the taxi driver informed us that the other places were actually not open. So we decided to head to the train station and head for Taipei early in the afternoon instead. ...
... Silks Place Taroko - i think it's actually inside the Taroko National Park. Our driver is a tour guide plus driver. He explained to us the stories and history of the mountains. Really gorgeous scenes! The mountains were part of the central mountain range that ran through the middle of Taiwan north to south. They are famous for marble rocks and other precious stones. There was no danger of mud slide here because the mountains were rocks. ...
Bright and early we headed out to Taroko National Park. It was just as beautiful as the first time I was there 14 years ago, but much better weather this time around. It was actually perfect weather for a stroll through the park....breezy with clear skies. I remember back in 2001 it was in August after the Study tour was over when we travelled around the island. The heat was unbearable and it was so humid that we looked like we just ...