in this Paradise – Bohol, Philippines

그냥 보고싶다. 너무..

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I think all my western friends in TW are so in love with Philippines.They always say how amazing this place is, but I never had a chance to visit.

Philippines is my no.26 country. Beach and sunshine, it’s definitely one of the happiest trip I’ve ever had in my life. ❤

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Chinese Disneyland – Shanghai, China

The new Disneyland in Shanghai, China

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Shanghai Disneyland has opened since June, 2016. Even most reviews from Taiwan newspaper and blogs were really negative, we still did not want to miss the opportunity to visit there.

It is my 3rd time to visit Shanghai. The only available time to the park was on Sunday. Well.. I think all amusement parks in the world are crowded as hell on Sunday. Also, China is a country with more than 1.35 billion people. If it is crowded, it must be the worst ever.

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A Day Walk in This Big Garden- Singapore

back to this beautiful country

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I have been to Singapore several times. Last year, I got a chance to visit there again for business trip. Actually, I received a mail to join the meeting in India at first. I was super exciting! India, how awesome! Indian food and another new adventure!I already opened google map to check where to go. But the meeting was changed to Singapore instead.

Anyway, I love Singapore. It is a small country but have many things to see. You can experience Indians , Chinese, Western, Malaysians… all different kinda cultures here. And this city is super charming. Start from the airport, you will feel like entering a garden instead of a busy city.

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Northeast Coast trip – Taipei, Taiwan

A day to Taipei’s country side

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Taiwan is an island surrounded by ocean. There are many things to do and see in this beautiful island. The east side is within incredible natural scenery. The south is perfect for surfing , beach and food(for me). And the west and north are more for cities and modern life.

Most people visit Taiwan will choose the capital – Taipei as their first stop. However, if you only stay few days or a weekend here, I strongly suggest you to save at least one day to travel out of the city to see the real beauty of this island.

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Wild, Wild East – Terelj Park , Mongolia

Spectacular view in Gorkhi-Terelj Nation Park

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The image of Ulaanbaatar is not really matching up what most people think about Mongolia- the nomadic lifestyle. It is a big city, with tall buildings, cars, clubs, hotels and fancy departments stores. However, the story is totally different in the country side- with open fields, mountains, animals and many others!  It will be a waste if you visit Mongolia without out visiting the wild for sure.

For travelers who only have few days in Mongolia, Terelj National Park will be a perfect choice. After only 1.5-2.5hrs drive from Ulaanbaatar, you are out in the wild to enjoy the great nature of Mongolia.

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Follow Khan’s Steps – Mongolia

visit the biggest statue of the greatest king- chinggis khan statue complex

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When I told my friends about traveling to Mongolia, most of them have so many questions about this country. What came to their mind are horses, steppe, gers and Khan. Some people even thought most Mongolians are still live in ger, speak Chinese and have deep connection with China.  Lol

Naaaaah…Mongolia has nothing to do with China, and they have their own language- Mongolian.Indeed, there are nomadic people live in country side. But Ulaanbaatar, the capital, is already a cool and modern big city. I started my adventure from here, and enjoyed 2 weeks of nomadic life. 🙂

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Get Tanned in this Blue- Almeria, Spain

Sun, Beach, Beers and Friends!

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Why Almeria? Just becoz its ma friend’s hometown.! I have to admit that I never heard about this place until we met. Before this trip, I went to some bookstores in Taiwan for some guides of Spain. However, I can’t even find “Almeria” in the map! lol. Anyway,  after few days in Barcelona, I flew to Almeria directly and started this trip which was full of unknowns.
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Red, Blue and White – Arequipa,Peru

Santa Catalina Monastery , Arequipa, Peru

Negative0-01-00(1)Arequipa was my last stop in Peru. My travel route was clockwise, for getting used to the height. Indeed, even if this city is located at 2328m, I didn’t feel AMS anymore. Arequipa is the 2nd biggest city in Peru. However, not just like the prototype of metropolis, the historic part of this city has its unique charm.

Arequipa is surrounded by volcanoes. Since that, the old area of this city are with buildings constructed by local white volcanic stones called sillar. And it made Arequipa be known as “the white city”. Not only that, being influenced by Europeans, those buildings are constructed with baroque style. The historic area is really beautiful and has became a famous spot in Peru.

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Spring Blossoms – South Korea

From Seoul to Busan and Jinhae

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South Korea is a country with distinct four seasons. Even if I have been there few times, the scene always brought me different feelings and emotions. After freezing winter, the temperature raises slightly and the chilling winds subside with the coming Spring in March and April. During this period, many festivals and activities are held around South Korea thanks to this moderate weather.

April announces its arrival with blossoming flowers. There are three types of spring blossoms in South Korea – cherry blossom (벚꽃 or Sakura in Japanese), yellow cornelian cherry flowers (산수유꽃) and magnolia (목련). This April,  we followed those countless beautiful blossoming spring flowers to travel around South Korea, from Seoul to Busan. Spend the precious family time in this lovely atmosphere.

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