Beauty Hotels Taipei - Starbeauty Resort
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Well, this was the last day of my trip, so it's time for this diary to come to an end… but only after describing all of Day 15’s events in intricate, perhaps painfully-detailed prose. But, yes, this was the last day of the trip (if you don’t count the ~14-16 hours we spend flying from Thailand back to New York …
What I've learnt:
To call Taiwanese landlines, you should only enter 8 numbers, just like Hong Kong. We've learnt that because we called the wrong number when we were trying to reach the Mountain Star to reserve places for hot tub. I typed in the whole series of numbers including '02', which was apparently not supposed to be included.
Hong Kong Dollars to Taiwanese dollars are 1:3.7
... but I thought if we were going to a hotel then we should visit one of remarkable style. The next minute we found ourselves at the W Taipei. The Kitchen at the W was semi-empty, but the staff told us that the chef needed time in advance to prepare the tea set we wanted: no tea set because we did not order one in advance. We turned to the a-la-carte menu, but soon after we ordered a few things off it we received news that one of the ...
... right before one’s face. Hope not all restaurants in the cruise are like this.
Watched a cartoon and Taiwan teen romance movie with AiAi after dinner. Entertaining, definitely a good way for AiAi to be acquainted with Taiwan culture/Mandarin.
Happy in my bed….after 11:30pm late night snack at 12th floor deck – Pizzeria. Chinese spicy beef noodles and pizza for us. Tummy full and time to hit the pillow. Aiming to ...
... myself and ask for fortune in marriage. (see picture)
Stage 5: From here we turn right, going into the back room where the main gods are the City Goddess, a warrior god who wards off evil, and the Buddha (my understanding, admittedly limited and coming from the internet, is that my prayers, had they been more than silent counting in my head, would have done no good with him anyway due to lunar issues). (pictures again)
Stage 6: ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services