Tag Archives: Why I love Taiwan

Taipei neighbourhoods: Zhongshan

Dear Taipei, I wonder how many times you have made people stop in their tracks? To make someone on their way to an important meeting, or in the busy morning commute to work, or even in a mindless wander to stop- even just for a moment- and take a proper look at what’s in front […]

Things I love about Taipei #730: The receipt lottery!

Dear Taipei, There are a lot of things about you that many of us foreigners find odd at first, but eventually become accustomed to. The one I often find myself slipping up on is that due to the fragile sewerage plumbing system, toilet paper is meant to be thrown out in a bin beside the […]

Before the jump

Dear Taipei, It’s been a while, hasn’t it? I first set foot on your beautiful plains on the night of December 21st, 2013. And now, here I am, a minute past midnight on February 5th, 2015, exactly a week before packing up the life I’ve made in these 4 months I’ve been back in Sydney […]