train tickets are bought.
hostels are booked.
scooters are rented.
the recipe journal is packed.
the digital camera is abandoned and replaced with the film camera.
the east coast of taiwan is going to be explored.
you’ve actually never seen it since usually you stay in taipei with the family, but now that you’ve got friends visiting, you’ve got the perfect company (and scooter drivers) to visit a different side of taiwan. just like paris is to france, new york city is to america, taipei is the same to taiwan. it’s a big city that is nothing like the rest of taiwan.
and now it begins!
the first part revolves around taroko gorge.