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July 25th 2005
Published: November 7th 2005
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Day 1 (25 July 2005)



"Only 1 bed for 2 of us!"

Our flight left Singapore Changi International Aiport on the afternoon of 25 July 2005. Amidst the turbulence, we landed safely in Chiang Kai Shek International Airport in Taipei 4.5 hours later.

The airport bus took slightly more than an hour before we reached Taipei city. With little difficulty, we managed to board the evening crowded MRT train (Jie Yun) which would bring us to our hostel in Yung Ho District.

It was 7pm when we managed to check into our accomodation @
Amigo Hostel
. This was going to be our home for the next 3 days in Taipei. There was only 1 super single bed. Roys look at me and we smile.

We decided to head to the Miramar Ferris Wheel in Taipei before ending our first night at Shilin Night Market, established since 1899 .

We thought we might had difficulties getting to sleep that night. But despite the small bed, we felled into a deep sleep as we welcome day 2 of our Taiwan trip.


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11th July 2007

hi roy, its me Anna again...remember me? yes, me back from taiwan. have some GREAT pics to upload online and also to share with you. heard from huiping you r a great 'fan' of taiwan..and i wanted to show u the other side of taiwan tat you may not have discovered, and hopefully you can make visit there one day too....but my headache is dun know which site to upload my photos online to share..any suggestion? preferably a site tat can upload multiple photos at a time...
12th July 2007

Re:
Anna, Welcome back to Singapore. It must be pretty hot in Taiwan right now. Hope you had fun. Probably, you can try yahoo to upload your pics. I usually don't share pics online so I'm not too sure which is the better URL for photo sharing. Looking forward to discover another new "side" of Taiwan. Roy
12th July 2007

tks.yahoo has decided to close Yahoo! Photos to focus all efforts only on Flickr.com...so i may consider Flickr.com...or snapfish.com the 'other side' of taiwan i am talking about is actually this mountain farm called ÿqœ: - have to drive thru Taroko in hualien, up the mountain 'one way' road for 5 hrs before reaching ...but the stressful drive was all worthwhile (road and weather con were very bad then) can go see here: www.fushoushan.com.tw taipei and hualien was gloomy n rainy on the week of 22/6-29/6, but kaoshiung was HOT HOT HOT! will try to finish my taiwan travel blog ASAP n upload the pics ... will stay in touch once all complete so u can view. ta!

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