Taroko Gorge in Taiwan: The Jewel of Taiwan’s National Park System

Our first view of Tianshiang, deep in the heart of Taroko Gorge National Park was nothing short of spectacular. Continue Reading →

I’ve Walked The Central Cross Island Highway

A carved inscription that I found just outside of Chinma Tunnel at the entrance to the old Hehuan Mountain Trail along the Central Cross Island Highway in Taiwan. Continue Reading →

The Central Cross Island Highway in Taiwan

We completed the southern fork of Taiwan’s Central Cross Island Highway, which took us over Hehuan Mountain, down through Wushe and on to Sun Moon Lake. Continue Reading →

Taiwan Travel Journal: The Way To End a Perfect Day

Sun Moon Lake was a real treat.  We completely enjoyed our time there and are looking forward to returning sometime next year to explore a bit more.  The area has so much to offer and we only saw a tiny portion of this wonderful part of Taiwan.  Originally, we had planned to spend the night in Puli, but after spending a wonderful night in the mountains the night before, we made a snap decision to return to Ching Jing. We left Puli Continue Reading →

Taiwan Travel Photo Journal – The Motorcycle Diaries – My Several Worlds

Taiwan Travel: An overnight stay in the mountains surrounding Chingjing after a long and tiresome ride over Wuling Peak at Hehuan Mountain. Continue Reading →

Taiwan Bike Trip 2007

The Motorcycle Diaries – Taiwan: We’re driving to Nantou and Sun Moon Lake. Then we’re heading to Hualien to see Toroko Gorge. From there, we’ll travel to Yilan before heading home to Taipei. Continue Reading →