Travel Blogs from Taipei
... Everyone else’s eyeballs
still rolling around in the sockets
lazy, still contemplating wallpaper. And
The first one in dreams, the first one
intoxicated. All those pixels around you
still pretending to be people. What you
want is to write them all down. Hold
them each still until you paint the ...
... MRT to go home. Marianne helped me stop by a beauty shop for me to get some things for Sharon and I ended up buying a lot of stuff for her (lots of freebies were included!). The lady at the store probably thought I was dumb since I didn't know anything about any of the products or the differences between them. Luckily Marianne was there to help explain things to me in detail.
-- Ryan L.
... alongside her phone thinking they belonged together. So a quick taxi ride back to the hotel and several minutes banging on her hotel room door meant that we found the missing clutch and all was well again.
So Saturday was our day off! We were supposedly going to be looking forward to a nice lie in followed by a trip to the hot springs...oh what fools are we to think we could get away with such nice plans! Alexandra and I were called out as being two in a group about 12 ...
... the main lines, spent minutes on hold just to be transferred across so it cost me a lot more, I was then given the fraud teams direct number once I had sorted out my problem.
Today was the day I had also admitted defeat to the weather. So far I had refused to heed any advice on buying an umbrella, stating that "I was Welsh, and we're used to rain so don't worry about me!" Well, when you leave your hotel in shorts and a t-shirt in baking hot weather, and then ...
... and you wrap yourself in them like a cocoon), to turning off the lights (light switches toggle left-right and not up-down and they have little orange LED lamps on them so you can find them in the dark), to shaving (to hold water in the bathroom basin you have to press this lever behind the tap to close the plughole from the inside), to crossing the road (the flashing red man seems to mean "cross with caution" and not "finish your crossing but don't start to cross"), to catching a ...