In late Februar hubby and I went to Wuling Farm to see cherry blossoms. Despite the crapy weather of rain and long bus ride, we did enjoy wandering in the forest of cherry blossoms and had a face-off with baboons. The Wuling cherry blossom trail is 2.5 km long. We saw a good variety of… Continue reading Pink Lady, it’s nice meeting you
In terms of Taiwanese food, the names vary depending on which region you are in Taiwan, but they all mean the same thing – A bowl of steamed rice topped with delicious dark amber colour pork sauce. It is one of the most common street food in Taiwan. There are dozens of recipes online, but… Continue reading Minced Pork Rice, Braised Pork Rice, Lu Rou Fan, or Rou Zao Fan?
Well, I’ve been asked this question by my guests very often. For lots of tourist who are visiting Taiwan, stinky tofu is probably the most challenging, most intimidating, and most daring food to try. Simply put, stinky tofu is tofu fermentated in brine. Ha! Is it really stinky? Not really. The deep fry process neutralizes… Continue reading What makes stinky tofu stinky?
I wish you well I wish you a good journey A journey that you can hop anywhere at anytime A journey that you can enjoy vanilla scented flowers and marshmallow clouds A journey that you can tap dance and sing with a lovely beret I wish you well
My husband David just launched another photo exhibition in Taipei, and in my opinion this photo series ‘Street Light, Night Life’ really has brought up the true colour of his artistry and the truthfulness of his personality. Originally from UK and currently resides in Taipei, David enjoys everything in the city except for cold, damp… Continue reading Street Light, Night Life
Hotpot has been a popular choice of meals in Asian food culture. Chinese, Japanese, and Korean love to have hotpot in cold winter days. On the centre of a round dining table, a pot filled with simmering broth, meat, seafood, vegetable, and other ingredients is ready to serve. Around the pot there are vareities of… Continue reading Hotpot! Hotpot!
One cold, wet, and windy night, my buddy and I had a big dinner and decided to walk a bit afterwards. We talked about work and blah blah blah before a red lantern caught our attention. It was a street food stand in an alley of the main road and it was selling hot almond… Continue reading Warm yourself up