Author: Christina

Outskirts of Taichung (1): Rainbow Village

Outskirts of Taichung (1): Rainbow Village

For a one day tour around the outskirts of Taichung, I’ll recommend booking a driver. Our driver is Mr Ye, 葉師榮  and if you are interested in engaging him, you can find out more in “Taichung Driver for the Outskirts“. Our itinerary was: Rainbow Village, […]

Taichung Driver for the Outskirts

Taichung Driver for the Outskirts

For a one day tour around the outskirts of Taichung, I’ll recommend booking a driver. We googled and found Mr Liu 劉錦鐘’s website. Based on online reviews, he seems to be a recommended Taichung Driver for the Outskirts. And since it was last minute planning […]

Cingjing Minsu: Sen Love B&B Review

Cingjing Minsu: Sen Love B&B Review

If you are visiting Cingjing Farm (清境农场), I do recommend a night stay around the farm instead of making a day trip from Taichung. It’s more relaxing this way and you get to enjoy the good weather (at certain months of the year). We stayed […]

Travel from Taichung to Cingjing (Taiwan)

Travel from Taichung to Cingjing (Taiwan)

If you are planning to go to Cingjing/Qingjing Farm in Taiwan (清境農場), you can either stay in Taichung and make a day trip or stay one night around Cinjing farm. We picked the latter option and it’s highly recommended! Either way, you will need to […]

Train from Taipei to Taichung

Train from Taipei to Taichung

If you are heading to Cingjing/Qingjing Farm (清境農場) or scenic spots in the outskirts of Taichung, I’ll recommend a pit stop at Taichung city. Taichung is somewhere in the middle of Taipei and Kao Hsiung. So if you are flying in to Taiwan, you can […]

Overview Taiwan Babymoon Itinerary: Taipei and Taichung (Spring/Summer 2017)

Overview Taiwan Babymoon Itinerary: Taipei and Taichung (Spring/Summer 2017)

Taiwan Itinerary Be sure to bookmark this page as I update my Taiwan Babymoon Itinerary with useful tips and navigation around Taipei and Taichung. Find out interesting attractions to visit, accommodation to stay and food to eat. Useful Travel Information Telecommunication: Getting SIM Card for calling and […]

3 Places to Go for Babymoon in Asia

3 Places to Go for Babymoon in Asia

If you have been following this space, you will notice a long hiatus. That’s because I am busy being pregnant! Hehe. But thank God it has been a relatively easy pregnancy so far, good for a first time mum. :) With this baby and new house […]

Stay near Taichung Train Station (airbnb)

Stay near Taichung Train Station (airbnb)

Heading to Taichung? Some might prefer to stay near Fengjia, but we think it’s more convenient to stay near Taichung train station. In this way, we can walk to the train station with our luggage after we check out. And for Fengjia, we had a […]

Stay near Taipei Main Station (airbnb above Q Square Mall)

Stay near Taipei Main Station (airbnb above Q Square Mall)

Are you thinking of where to stay in Taipei? I would recommend you to stay near Taipei Main Station. It’s a convenient location with easy access to Taipei’s transportation network of trains, subways (including airport subway) and buses. There’s a popular recommendation, CityInn Hotel – Taipei Station […]

Singapore Itinerary for 9 days

Singapore Itinerary for 9 days

A reader is coming to Singapore and emailed me her Singapore itinerary for 9 days to take a look and suggest improvements. I thought it would benefit more people if I replied to her in a post. So with her permission, here’s her itinerary and […]

Cultural Notes 2: About Mexico City

Cultural Notes 2: About Mexico City

I have a penchant for Mexico, because it was where I went for my YOLO trip when I was in my early twenties. I spent three months studying Spanish at San Miguel De Allende (SMA), and prefer that place to Mexico City. For comparison sake, they’re like Malacca […]

Cultural Notes 1: About Madrid and Barcelona, Spain

Cultural Notes 1: About Madrid and Barcelona, Spain

If you are like me, one of the things I like about planning is that I learn more about the history and culture of the destination before going. This gives me a greater understanding and appreciation of the place I’m visiting. Hence, I am going […]