Alishan, April 12 - 13, 2010. Click pic for album

Taroko to Kending

Taroko Gorge to Kending, Feb 14 - 19, 2010.

Northern Cross Island Highway

Northern Cross Island Highway, May 19 - 21, 2008. Click pic for album
29th October, 2007

A trip to Shiding

The view from Helen’s coffeeshop in Shiding

We left at seven this morning forLiuzhangli MRT station where X was waiting. H had a cold and couldn’t make it. Continuing down to Muzha, we picked up T who wants to come with us on a three day-tour across the island next Tuesday, so X told […]

23rd October, 2007

A trip up Wuzhishan


T his Sunday at 7am it was time for a trip up Wuzhishan (五指山) in the northern parts of Taipei with H and X. Along the Keelung River Park, past the Palace Museum and up along Waishuangxi (外雙溪). From the Palace Museum on, the road’s a veritable bicycle autostrada on a Sunday morning, […]

15th October, 2007

Wulai again

Wulai from the road toward Tonghou

Yesterday we got on the bikes and did another trip down to Wulai. We had made an appointment with H and her boyfriend X in Xindian, and the plan was to go to Tonghou. Again. At 5.15 (!) I received an SMS from H saying it was raining […]

3rd October, 2007

Taking the bike to Wulai

A bend in the river close to the Feitsui reservoir

After having the Central Weather Bureau forecast rain every day for a week without getting it right, we decided yesterday to ignore the weather report and get up early for a tour to Tonghou. And the weather turned out to be super good. To […]