Health Checks in Taiwan

How to Do a Health Check at Renai Hospital in Taipei [Updated March 2021]

Up-to-date information for ESL teachers in Taiwan on how to do a health check at Renai Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan. Updated November 2019.

We’re Ba-ack. Happy New Year, Y’all!

It’s 5am and I can’t sleep. Jet-lag has been wreaking havoc with both of us. We’ve made plans to go for dinner twice and have ended up back in bed at the strangest hours. Despite our odd nocturnal tendancies of late, we’re both pleased to be back home and together again. John and I only […]

Before and After Photos of Typhoon Sinlaku in Banciao

Banciao on a sunny day in Taiwan is beautiful. This is what we normally see outside our windows every day. I snapped this first photo to give you an idea of the amount of water we had dumped on us last weekend. It’s been a week since the fury of Typhoon Sinlaku swept through Taiwan, causing millions of dollars in damage and putting thousands of people in harm’s way.