Highland 405/Mt. Dadong Hiking Trail 大棟山登山步道 in Taoyuan, Taiwan

Highland 405 Highland 405/Mt. Dadong Hiking Trail 大棟山登山步道 in Taoyuan, Taiwan is a known destination for hikers, tourists and cyclists. It is listed as one of the top 100 minor peaks in Taiwan and has a height of 405 meters above sea level. Taoyuan City, Shulin, Shanjia and Yingge can be viewed at the peak … Read more Highland 405/Mt. Dadong Hiking Trail 大棟山登山步道 in Taoyuan, Taiwan

A Ride to Luchang 鹿場 A Village in the Clouds, Nanzhuang, Miaoli, Taiwan

Luchang 鹿場 is translated as “Deer Field”. A high-altitude village that sits atop a 916-meter above-sea-level mountain. It is located in the mountainous and stunning  Nanzhuang, Miaoli, here in Taiwan. A haven for Cyclists, Mountain Hikers, Travelers, Adventurers and Nature Lovers. Cycling up to this place reminds me again of the movie, “Warriors of the Rainbow” / … Read more A Ride to Luchang 鹿場 A Village in the Clouds, Nanzhuang, Miaoli, Taiwan

Nanliao Harbor, Hsinchu City

Ang Nanliao/Hsinchu Harbor ay matatagpuan sa North District ng Hsinchu City sa Taiwan. Ito ang pinakadulo ng tinatawag na “The 17 Km Scenic Coastal Area sa Hsinchu”. Nilikha ito noong dekada otsenta para sa mga mangingisda. Lumipas ang panahon at ginawa na rin itong pasyalan. Sa kasalukuyan ay may mga activities dito gaya ng kite-flying, sea-viewing, … Read more Nanliao Harbor, Hsinchu City

The Yongheshan Loop 永和山水庫, Sanwan Township, Taiwan

  Check out my RELIVE! ride.   Yongheshan is roughly translated as”Mountain with a wing ” or, “Wing Mountain”. We, as Filipinos, simply call it “Sanwan”, because it sounds like the famous name of a Saint/City (San Juan) in the Philippines. Sanwan is translated in English as “Three Bay”. It’s a bit mountainous and it’s part … Read more The Yongheshan Loop 永和山水庫, Sanwan Township, Taiwan

Zhunan 竹南鎮 Science Park, Taiwan

Updated on January 27,2018 The Zhunan 竹南鎮 Science Park is situated in Dingpu Village, Zhunan, Miaoli, Taiwan.   This is a 123-hectare base that serves as a satellite park of Hsinchu Science Park and is now popularly known as Jhunan/Zhunan Science Park.   Companies like Innolux, Impax, Tysonbio(my workplace), Mycenax, AOT, Gintech and many others … Read more Zhunan 竹南鎮 Science Park, Taiwan

Biking and Kitesurfing in Zhunan 竹南鎮, Taiwan

Zhunan 竹南鎮 in Taiwan actually means “Bamboo Town”. updated on May 07, 2018 I have no idea, why Zhunan town is called as such. What really first crossed my mind, was the abundance of bamboo in this town during the old times. And that made people call Zhunan, “The Bamboo Town”. Maybe. Who knows? I’ve searched the … Read more Biking and Kitesurfing in Zhunan 竹南鎮, Taiwan

Haowangjiao 好望角 in Houlong, Taiwan 

The Goddess Matsu overlooking the Taiwan Strait

Haowangjiao, century old tunnel, fossil layer…

The Stunning 17 Kilometer Scenic Coastal Area in Hsinchu, Taiwan 

17 Kilometer Scenic Coastal Area Hsinchu, officially known as Hsinchu City (Chinese: 新竹市), is a city in northern Taiwan. It is popularly nicknamed “The Windy City” (Chu Chien) for its windy climate. Hsinchu is administered as a provincial city within Taiwan. Read:  Tourist Attractions in Yingge District 鶯歌 Read: Nakatagong biking/hiking trail sa Yongheshan, Sanwan … Read more The Stunning 17 Kilometer Scenic Coastal Area in Hsinchu, Taiwan