Category Archives: Travel

Spring Scream in Taiwan: How to Get There and What to Do

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Want to know more about Spring Scream in Taiwan? This article will make it easy for you to partake in one of Taiwan’s hottest parties (literally and figuratively!) with minimal injuries and accidents.

One of Taiwan’s biggest parties takes place every year during the beginning of April on the southernmost tip of Taiwan, a town called Kenting.

If you’re young and looking for some adventure or debauchery then Spring Scream is the perfect place to indulge. Half of the population of Taipei and neighboring cities flock to Kenting for this 3 day long party that takes place over the weekend.

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Bike Rides, Jungles, and New Discoveries: Thoughts on Blogging and Life!

bikeridesjunglesI have a different type of article for you, this is more of an essay on my thoughts about my website, and the direction I plan to take in the future.

Please leave a comment below if you enjoy it (I really appreciate feedback)!

It Started With a Week of Rain and Wind:

After a week of non-stop rain and wind, Taiwan finally caught a break and we had one day of sunshine and clear skies. It was like stepping out into a different world, one without gloomy wet weather.

Ironically, it was also the day that I was feeling frustrated with pretty much everything in my life.

The apartment suddenly started to feel much smaller than usual, like every blink brought the four walls an inch closer. Every time you looked away the walls closed in around you.

There was only one solution; get out.

So that’s what I did.

I grabbed my helmet, coat, and gloves; and hopped on my motorbike, determined to get some fresh air and enjoy the sunshine. I didn’t really know where to go so I drove up a road that’s next to my apartment, it leads up into the mountains, where the air was fresher, cooler, and the views were better and the traffic less-dense.

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