Friday Night with Mayor of Taipei

Xuan was in her Monthly Confidence Crisis again and didn’t feel like seeing anyone… Mom and I decided to visit her. We went to Salvia (蘇草), a cafe that also served pasta and rice. Xuan didn’t want to walk too far from the dorm to try out new restaurants, so we just went straight toContinue reading “Friday Night with Mayor of Taipei”

Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 3 Part 2 太平三日 終部曲: 日食遊 Part 2

 Itinerary 2020 5/13 – 5/15 Day 1 呂家傳統魚丸米粉鐵杉林步道 Taiwan Hemlock Forest Nature Trail太平山莊 (松柏小屋) Taipoingshan Villa Day 2 翠峰山屋 Cueifong Villa台灣山毛櫸步道 Taiwan Beech Trail翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail Day 3 望洋山步道 Wangyangshan Trail (Sunrise)翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail (too foggy to see the lake yesterday)見晴懷古步道 Jiancing Historic Trail鳩之澤溫泉 Jiuzhize (Renze) Hot SpringsLong face 臭臉甜點工作室阿娘給的蒜味肉羹  mother’sContinue reading “Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 3 Part 2 太平三日 終部曲: 日食遊 Part 2”

Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 3 Part 1 太平三日 終部曲: 日食遊 Part1

望洋山步道 Wangyangshan Trail (Sunrise)
翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail (too foggy to see the lake yesterday)
見晴懷古步道 Jiancing Historic Trail
鳩之澤溫泉 Jiuzhize (Renze) Hot Springs
Long face 臭臉甜點工作室
阿娘給的蒜味肉羹 mother’s love garlic meat soup

Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 2 太平三日 二部曲: 綠油遊

Itinerary 2020 5/13 – 5/15 Day 1 呂家傳統魚丸米粉 鐵杉林步道 Taiwan Hemlock Forest Nature Trail 太平山莊 (松柏小屋) Taipoingshan Villa Day 2 翠峰山屋 Cueifong Villa 台灣山毛櫸步道 Taiwan Beech Trail 翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail Day 3 望洋山步道 Wangyangshan Trail (Sunrise) 翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail (too foggy to see the lake yesterday) 見晴懷古步道 Jiancing Historic Trail 鳩之澤溫泉Continue reading “Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 2 太平三日 二部曲: 綠油遊”

Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 1 太平三日 首部曲: 逍遙遊

Itinerary 2020 5/13 – 5/15 Day 1 呂家傳統魚丸米粉 鐵杉林步道 Taiwan Hemlock Forest Nature Trail 太平山莊 (松柏小屋) Taipoingshan Villa Day 2 翠峰山屋 Cueifong Villa 台灣山毛櫸步道 Taiwan Beech Trail 翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail Day 3 望洋山步道 Wangyangshan Trail (Sunrise) 翠峰湖環山步道 Cueifong Lake Circular Trail (too foggy to see the lake yesterday) 見晴懷古步道 Jiancing Historic Trail 鳩之澤溫泉Continue reading “Into the Foggy Forest: Taipingshan Recreation Area Day 1 太平三日 首部曲: 逍遙遊”

Summer Unwind at Mr.Chef 雪腐

Sending 瑄瑄 back, we had some shaved ice to cool us down on this hot summer day. On the way home, I played some rainy day songs like Cannonball and Time After Time. The first time I heard Time after Time was Eva Cassidy’s cover, I wasn’t really fond of Cyndi Lauper’s version until theContinue reading “Summer Unwind at Mr.Chef 雪腐”

Hiking to 雲森瀑布 YunSen Waterfall

I stayed up late last night to watch “The Half of It”, a Netflix presented film regarding an Asian gay story. I love it. I hadn’t slept till 5, so basically I slept less than 2 hours. It was painful to get up, but I still managed to do it. Mom kept asking me ifContinue reading “Hiking to 雲森瀑布 YunSen Waterfall”

Lunch at Wired Tokyo 蔦屋 松山店

今天出發去接瑄瑄順便去吃午餐。因為上次媽媽說內湖店不錯,引起瑄瑄興趣。我們繞了兩圈終於找到Citylink停車場的入口,跟意舍酒店大樓同一棟,停車場地址:115台北市南港區市民大道七段8號7 樓。   2F Wired Tokyo, the cafe restaurant located in Tsutaya bookstore