Taiwan April 26th 2009 Had you asked me a month ago for my opinion of Taiwan, I would have said 'factories, made in Taiwan, and not sure what there is to see'...Now however, the answer would be full of enthusiasm and complimentary words!....I am a fan, and hopefully I can covey why. I spent my Easter holiday doing a round trip in ten days with my flat mate in Hong Kong, Amy.
Having arrived from a city (Hong Kong), we ... read more
Asia » Taiwan In 1895, military defeat forced China to cede Taiwan to Japan. Taiwan reverted to Chinese control after World War II. Following the Communist victory on the mainland in 1949, 2 million Nationalists fled to Taiwan and established a government using th... ... read more
I moved to Hong Kong in August 2007 with the intention of staying for 9 months...until I left eight and a half years later....I finally made a move from HK and spent 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 2017 has included Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong, Peru, Ireland and Sweden.
My favourite adventure: I went travelling in Asia and Europe for six months, taking the Trans-Siberian railway back to England. We managed to get from Thailand to London with no airplanes!
I'm a keen photographer and writer & I hope you enjoy my blogs.
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