East Asia

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 […]

Hair and Body Products to buy in Japan’s Drugstores (Part 4)

Hair and Body Products to buy in Japan’s Drugstores (Part 4)

Other than the numerous facial care and make up products, there are many other hair and body products to buy in Japan’s Drugstores. With so many choices, it’s useful to research for the popular items people are getting. It will help you to refine your […]

Make Up Products in Japan’s Drugstores  (Part 3B)

Make Up Products in Japan’s Drugstores (Part 3B)

There’s a vast collection of beauty products, including make up products in Japan’s drugstores. With so many choices, and I being a noob, I needed to research and find the gems that everyone’s grabbing. I also armed myself with local prices to compare when in Japan, […]

Beauty Products in Japan’s Drugstores – Facial Care (Part 3A)

Beauty Products in Japan’s Drugstores – Facial Care (Part 3A)

There’s a vast collection of beauty products in Japan’s Drugstores, be it for body, hair or face. With so many choices, and I being a noob to Japanese beauty products, I needed to research and find the gems that everyone’s grabbing. I also armed myself […]