Carton King Creativity Park (纸箱王- 大坑总店)

What can pieces of carton be used for? Well, Carton King Creativity Park (纸箱王创意主题园区) has the perfect answer to this question. Started in 2007, Carton King now has 4 Creativity Park branches. The one we visited in Taichung’s Dakeng is the main branch. The main entrance to the park sets the mood with paper tulips […]

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Our Visits to Flying Cow Ranch

Located in Tongxiao Township of Miaoli County, Flying Cow Ranch (飞牛牧场) is a popular leisure ranch (休闲农场) among Taiwanese and overseas tourists. The features of the ranch included on-site accommodation, food and beverage services, interaction with ranch animals and DIY activities. We first visited the Flying Cow Ranch during our 2013 family trip. Our little […]

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The Romantic Summit Resort in Taichung

During our December 2016 family visit to Taichung, one of the attractions we visited was Summit Resort in Xinshe. Summit Resort (新社古堡庄园) is a popular attraction among the locals with its medieval-themed European style buildings. Walking through the resort with its garden, waterfall and castle, one can easily imagine being somewhere in Europe. Also known […]

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31 Fruits You Can Pick in Taiwan Farms

Fruit picking is a popular activity in Taiwan for locals and visitors alike. There is such a wide range of fruits grown that fruit-picking can be done all-year round. Here we have gathered information on seasonality of the various fruits and the farm(s) for fruit picking (courtesy of information provided by Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Taiwan […]

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Xian Tang Ji Restaurant, Taichung (仙塘跡农园餐厅)

Xian Tang Ji (仙塘跡农园餐厅) is a restaurant near Still True Minsu (初心旅行农庄民宿) recommended by our hostess, Ms He. The restaurant specialises in Taiwanese Hakka cuisine. We understood from Ms He that it will take just a 15-minutes walk to get there, so we were keen to try it out. In the end, the 15-minutes ‘short […]

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