Yun Hsien Holiday Resort
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... Still enjoying myself every day being here, although sometimes I have to stop myself from taking it for granted and getting too much into the work routines. I have moments where i look around and relies where I am and what I am doing, and I feel quite excited. I know the time will be over before I know it, and I already know at least part of my won't want to come home. In the meantime, I'm going to be trying to get out there and grab as much as I ...
... think soaking our feet in warm water outside would qualify as our hot spring experience.
One final visit to a local night market for stuffed deep fried thick toast called "coffin" locally, deep fried baby soft shelled crab and one final helping of stinky tofu.
Off to Korea tomorrow. Just heard on CNN that the North Koreans executed their defense minister, should be interesting times.
Today we went to Yangmingshan National Park, which is just on the outskirts of Taipei. It is a very beautiful area with lots of vegetation and animals (including poisonous snakes, but we didn't see any!). We didn't just walk around there, we reached the top of the highest mountain in northern Taiwan, Mount Qixing!!
It was quite ...
... and how much we appreciated the calm laid back attitude. The people just seemed to be more genuine with less drama...at least to what I've become accustomed to in Southern California. Time went by in a flash and it took an announcement that our flight was soon to be boarded for us to realize that we had survived our seven hour layover. The last leg of our flight would soon be behind us.
- white noodles soup with humongous prawns
- squid with soy sauce, chilly, and other unrecognisable veges
- grilled fish!! mmmm
- miso soup with fish and tofu
- rice with grilled teriyaki eel
- CRAYFISH!!! one amazing seafood it was steamed and accompanied with soup and tofu.
- stir fry veges with oyster sauce
- Make-it-yourself Rice wraps ...