Wanderfood: Custard Apple Season in Taiwan

Winter in Taiwan to me means that flower seasons start anew, and winter produce becomes available in abundance. The custard apple is one such product, and while it may not be considered to be a beautiful fruit with its knobby green bumps and giant black seeds, it can certainly be called one of the most delicious! Continue Reading →

Traveling Taiwan by Motorcycle: Tainan to Baolai Hot Springs

Our motorcycle excursion in Taiwan from Tainan City to Taitung County over the Southern Cross Island Highway includes a visit to Baolai Hot Springs. Continue Reading →

Taiwan Bike Trip 2008

Taiwan Bike Trip: We will be following the Southern Cross Island Highway, a magnificent route which willl take us through Yushan National Park to the Eastern Coastline. We will spend our first night in Baolai at a hot spring resort. From there we’ll journey to Chihshang Dapo Lake and on to the East Rift Valley Scenic Area. Continue Reading →