Corona is a Mexican beer.  Mexico has a lot of beers, some of which are better than Corona but Corona became very popular in the USA when someone put a … Continue Reading →


Qingshan Falls

Qingshan Falls is located in the north part of Yangmingshan Park.  To get there by driving take RT2 to the northern part of the island to Rt 17 which is … Continue Reading →


Linkou Skyline from Guanyin Mountain

Linkou is finally getting a noticeable skyline.  A few years ago it was kind of flat, now with tall buildings being built especially near the new MRT it is getting … Continue Reading →


2017 Taiwan Tea, Coffee and Wine Expo

The 2017 Taiwan Tea, Coffee and Wine Expo was a 4 day event ending on November 20 and was held at the Nangang Expo Center.  This is the second year … Continue Reading →


Taipei International Jewelry and Fashion Show

The Taipei International Jewelry and Fashion Show was held in the Taipei Expo Park in conjunction with the International Travel Fair.  Just want to mention it because there is often … Continue Reading →


International Travel Fair

The international travel fair was held at the Taipei Expo Park next to the the Yuanshan MRT stop.  There were a lot of travel agents offering many good deals with … Continue Reading →


Latin Food and Music Festival

I was very happy to attend the Latin Food and Music Festival.  It felt so good to be able to speak Spanish in Taiwan even if it was brief.  I … Continue Reading →


Sand Sculptures in Bali

When my travels take me across the Guandu Bridge I most often take a break in Bali. The Left Bank there is a nice place to rest, the view is … Continue Reading →


Starry Paradise

Starry Paradise is a night light show.  It is rated #30 of 66 things to do in the Keelung area. There is a free shuttle bus that runs from the … Continue Reading →


Kinmen Historic and Foreign Architecture

Visiting Kinmen you can expect to see both historic and foreign architecture.  There are a number of villages that contain both. Interesting buildings with interesting histories.