Hear in Taiwan

Earth Day event underway

Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 to honor the Earth and the concept of peace. In Taipei, an event marking the Earth Day is now underway. On the square outside … Continue Reading →


How to make good use of warehouse space

Like the way Taipei turned a warehouse into good use. An old tobacco factory dating back to 1937 was transformed into the Songshan Cultural Park not far from the posh … Continue Reading →


Behind the Scenes of We’ve Got Mail

  Natalie took lots of pictures of Shirley and me while we were doing We’ve Got Mail this week! Here are the results of our photo shoot! Here we are … Continue Reading →


Peking Duck in Taiwan

I am not a Peking Duck lover but the famous dish that I tried two weeks ago tasted really good. In Taipei, there are quite a few restaurants known for … Continue Reading →


A revival of old Taipei

Many places around Taipei have gotten facelifts. But they were done as a revival of the old Taipei. Like this food court at a building in Neihu that houses Carrefour, … Continue Reading →


Taiwan: A Nation of Animal Lovers

    Taiwanese people love pets. This is a country where you can bring your dog with you into many restaurants. Taiwan also has a very passionate group of angels … Continue Reading →


Street performers

Street performers in the Xinyi district can be very entertaining. Every weekend if you stroll the Mitsukoshi plaza, there will be street performers there to entertain you.  Last weekend, this acrobatic act drew a … Continue Reading →

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Locally-grown Assam tea

Not far from the Sun Moon Lake, the Assam Tea Farm in the southern Nantou county boasts high-quality black tea that no one should miss. It has a pleasant, sweet fragrance … Continue Reading →

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The Black Thunder

About every month month or so, people in Taiwan line up for some trendy products like donuts or soft-serve ice cream. This time, the Black Thunder chocolate bars have taken … Continue Reading →


What does this look like to you?

A little girl’s room maybe, with the teddy bears, the cute little lamp and the flower prints on the wall.                   This … Continue Reading →

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