The Totally Essential Guide To Surviving Typhoons And Earthquakes

I’ve never lived in a country which experiences natural disasters before. I mean, the UK isn’t exactly known for its epic, earth-shatteringly destructive events. There have been tornadoes in the UK…, and occasional flooding. However, my hometown has no river, so I’ve never really been privy to that. As for Korea, my school closed one day due to a typhoon that did little more than blow a few street signs over. There were bad floods in Seoul, but I
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July 28, 2014

Feeling Blue In Taipei

Before I start off on this one, let me state that I don’t feel blue. Well, not in the way that means feeling sad. I just wanted to write a title that would hopefully make people click on it, and if you’re…
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July 25, 2014

The Best Things I Ate In July

Confession: I’ve been eating out a lot less than I usually do lately. Although this isn’t really a confession as such, because I totally talked about it in my healthy eating post …from last week.
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July 23, 2014

Houtong Cat Village: Taiwan’s Feline Fantasy

Houtong Cat Village has been on my radar of must-do day trips from Taipei ever since I first heard about it, which was shortly after I arrived in Taipei back in January. A whole village dedicated to our feline…
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July 21, 2014

Dating In Taipei, Or Looking Around The Corner

A few months ago, I bemoaned dating in Taipei and my lack of options for finding a decent long-term relationship prospect here in Taiwan. I blamed it on my status as an expat-slash-traveller…, the kind of person
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July 18, 2014

Getting Into A Healthy Groove: What I’ve Been Eating Lately

I have a confession to make: I haven’t been eating out all that often lately. Heck, I’ve barely been eating out at all over the past couple of months, as I’ve been whipping my butt back into…
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July 16, 2014

Fantasy Ice World Taipei @ Nangang Exhibition Center

Fantasy Ice World Taipei, at the Nangang Exhibition Center, couldn’t have come around at a better time for me. After sweltering in the heat and somehow surviving it… since around the end of May, one of
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