Tag Archives: Funny

The loch ness monster of Taiwan: The $200 note

Dear Taipei, I previously lamented my poor results in trying to hit the jackpot in the Great Taiwan Lottery. Well sometimes, success comes unexpectedly, and when you get it it feels better than a million dollars. In fact, it feels exactly like possessing a $200 note. What a perfect, and completely non-contrived segue to announcing […]

Trainspotting: Reuniting with my old friend, the train floor

Dear Taipei, Last Sunday I found myself once again gracefully sprawled on a train floor accompanied by an assortment of dust, food bits and other unidentifiable delicacies. Unbelievably, it’s the 4th time in recent years that I’ve found myself seatless on a train, and taking up the only seat I can. What can I say, […]

Cheap Haircuts in Taipei

Want to get a ridiculously affordable haircut in Taipei? Read on…