Sun Moon Lake Pass: Is it Worth the Money?

Sun Moon Lake Pass

If you are going to Sun Moon Lake, one of the best places to visit in Taiwan, you can save some money by getting the Sun Moon Lake Pass, or “Sun Moon Lake Package.” The Sun Moon Lake pass has many different options, including connections with Taichung, Alishan and the Xitou Monster Village. I’ll explain … Read more Sun Moon Lake Pass: Is it Worth the Money?

Sun Moon Lake Tours: How to Choose the Best One for You

Sun Moon Lake Pass

Sun Moon Lake is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Taiwan and should definitely be included on your Taiwan itinerary if you hope to spend some time in stunningly beautiful surroundings on your trip. Below I will compare Sun Moon Lake tour options provided by two different popular tour websites, GetYourGuide and Klook. … Read more Sun Moon Lake Tours: How to Choose the Best One for You

Sun Moon Lake Tea: Why is it so good?

Sun Moon Lake Tea

When it comes to Taiwanese tea, oolongs like Alishan High Mountain Tea, Dong Ding, and Oriental Beauty are internationally renowned, but fewer people are aware that the country also produces some excellent black teas. While many of Taiwan’s tea growing regions do produce a limited amount of black tea, Sun Moon Lake is practically synonymous … Read more Sun Moon Lake Tea: Why is it so good?

Sun Moon Lake Taiwan: A Comprehensive Guide

Sun Moon Lake Taiwan

Sun Moon Lake‭, Nantou ‬is Taiwan’s largest lake‭ ‬and‭,‬‭ ‬with 6‭ ‬million visitors a year‭, ‬also‭ ‬one of Taiwan’s‭ ‬most popular scenic attractions‭, ‬along with Alishan and Taroko Gorge‭. ‬ Sun Moon Lake‭ ‬attractions‭, ‬which include‭ ‬Wenwu Temple‭, ‬the Sun Moon Lake Ropeway‭, scenic views around the lake‭, and cherry blossom viewing in March‬‭ ‬draw … Read more Sun Moon Lake Taiwan: A Comprehensive Guide

Taiwan with Kids: How to Plan a Round-Island Trip

Taiwan with kids

When I first moved to Taiwan, I never imagined I’d end up staying here for 10 years, marrying a Taiwanese, and having two kids. Sage (now 5) and Lavender (4) were born and raised here. I also never planned for my travel site to become focused on traveling in Taiwan with kids. However, my article … Read more Taiwan with Kids: How to Plan a Round-Island Trip

Ruby Red #18 Tea (台灣紅玉紅茶)

Ruby Red 18

Ruby Red 18 was the first tea sample that I received as a part of my subscription to Global Tea Hut‘s monthly Tea and Tao Magazine. Read more about my visit to Global Tea Hut and my full guide to Miaoli, where the international organization is based. When I first started writing about the amazing … Read more Ruby Red #18 Tea (台灣紅玉紅茶)