Taiwan: Exploring Taiwan’s Street Night Markets

February 12, 2019

One of Taiwan’s must visit places are the street night markets.  There are a lot of street night markets in Taiwan that you will not actually miss visiting one.   What can you see in street night markets?   You can see a lot of things in the night markets of Taiwan.  Think of it as a bazaar without a…

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Taiwan: Hike Up The Elephant Mountain

February 2, 2019

The first stop in our 4 days, 4 nights Taiwan itinerary is exploring Taipei.  To be honest, Taipei as a city has few tourist spots.  The main tourist attraction you can see in Taipei is Chiang Kai Shek Memorial and Taipei 101.  You can make the most of your Taiwan visit by traveling to Northern Taiwan and Taichung.  To be…

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Taiwan: Releasing A Sky Lantern at Shifen Old Street

January 27, 2019

Shifen Old Street is one of the major tourist attractions in Northern Taiwan.  It is located in Pingxi area and can be accessed through the Fuxing Shuttle train.  Shifen is the last station of the Fuxing Shuttle Train.  It is an old but still serviceable train station.       Shifen Old Street is the last tourist attraction we visited…

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Taiwan: Houli Flower Farm in Taichung

January 21, 2019

Our third day in Taiwan was spent in Taichung area and the first tourist spot we visited was Houli Flower Farm.   If you are planning to visit Taichung, I would suggest this place as your must-visit attraction.  Why?  Because Houli Flower Farm is the most instagrammable place in Taiwan! 😊     Houli Flower Farm, or Chung She Flower Farm,…

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Taiwan: A Day In Taichung

January 15, 2019

Several tourists who visit Taiwan would only put Taipei in their itinerary as it is Taiwan’s most famous city being its capital.  Our family tried to look for other places to visit in Taiwan since we stayed there for four days and restricting our itinerary just in Taipei seems a no-no for us.  We found Taichung.       Taichung…

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Taiwan: Do-It-Yourself Trip: Yehliu + Juifen + Shifen

January 9, 2019

Most travelers who had been to Taiwan would suggest a day tour to the northern part of the country where tourist spots are located.  There are three main tourist spots in Northern Taiwan namely Yehliu Geopark, famous for its natural rock formations, Juifen Old Street, popular for its local delicacies and the setting of the animate movie Spirited Away, and…

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Taiwan: Budget and Itinerary

January 4, 2019

Last 2017, Taiwan had a trial visa-free entry for Filipinos for a year and is extended for another year.  So, there is no better time to visit this wonderful country than now.  The “Heart of Asia” as it is dubbed, Taiwan boasts its rich culture and technological advancements to tourists.     Taiwan was not really part of our family’s…

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A Quick Overnight Stay at Manila Prince Hotel

November 26, 2018

Manila Prince Hotel is a newly renovated hotel located at Ermita, Manila.  It is under the same management as The Manila Hotel.  Last November, we had a quick overnight stay at the Manila Prince Hotel.  I say quick since we checked-in at past 2 o’clock in the morning and checked-out before 12 noon.     We weren’t able to maximize…

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A Relaxing Time At Marina Bay Spa and Lifestyle Club

September 19, 2018

Every now and then, I would go and treat myself to a pampering session.   This can either be a massage, a pedicure, a hair spa, or anything that can loosen my stress, but nothing too expensive.  Work wise, I have been very busy this first half of the year and my usual pampering session was delayed.  So, when July started…

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Hong Kong: Our Overall Experience

August 14, 2018

Travelling outside of the country needs so much planning and preparation especially if you are travelling with a kid.  I list down some of my takeaways during our recent Hong Kong vacation so I won’t forget this once I prepare for another vacation. LAID BACK ITINERARY.  As we were travelling by a group of 7, and with a little boy…

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