Visiting The Taipei Confucius Temple


Confucius was a great Chinese teacher and philosopher. He was the author of many great Chinese classic texts. Some even considered Confucianism a religion. Whether you agree with that or not, Confucius did pass down some really great ideas, especially ideas about morality. Do unto others what you want done unto you. ~ Confucius In Taipei, there is a temple ... Read More »

Red Bean Dining (紅豆食府高屏館) – New Vegetarian Restaurant In Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Red Bean Dining (紅豆食府) - Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Center - Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Being a vegetarian in Taiwan is easy. This is especially true in Taipei where you can find a lot of vegetarian restaurants. Kaohsiung, the second largest city of Taiwan, is also becoming more user-friendly. After Hi-Lai opened their first vegetarian restaurant, Hi-Lai Vegetarian Restaurant (漢來蔬食), at the Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Center, the Red Bean Dining Restaurant (紅豆食府) followed ... Read More »

9 Gadgets That Travel With Me

My travel gadgets

I used to hate packing my bags before a trip because I was so afraid that I would forget to bring something. I wanted to bring ALL my stuff with me. However, after I quit my job and moved to Taiwan more than a year ago, I have learned to travel light. I have gotten rid of some electronic gadgets ... Read More »

Hotel Review: Novotel Taipei Taoyuan International Airport Hotel 華航諾富特飯店 (Taipei, Taiwan)


On my recent trip to Bangkok Thailand, my flight from Taipei was at 8:25am. My friend and I decided to spend the night before our trip at the Novotel Taipei Taoyuan International Airport Hotel [Check Price] so that we wouldn’t have to get up at 4am to make our way from the Miramar Garden Taipei Hotel to the Taoyuan International ... Read More »