Monthly Archives : July 2018

LOVE LOVE LOVE TAIWAN FOOD

By MARINA

After visiting Lungshan Temple of Manka, we felt hungry. Already had sun grown dark, however it was really hot and humid outside. So we decided taking a break and having a quick dinner. We found a nice restaurant near the temple and entered.   There’re many types of Taiwan food, and it varies from place to place. The food in Northern Taiwan and…

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VIRTUAL TOUR: HOUTONG CAT VILLAGE

By MARINA

Houtong was originally called Kau-tong (猴硐; monkey cave) due to the existence of a cave inhabited by monkeys in the early days. But now this place became famous as cat village. In this area, you can feel as if you came to the world of the cats.  Here you can see, touch and rub a kitty, and you can stop by the shop,…

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HOUTONG:THE CAT VILLAGE IN TAIWAN

By MARINA

Have you heard that there’s a cat village in Taiwan? Once you take one step into this village, you feel as if you’re in the cat world.  Houtong, which is located 35km east of Taipei in Ruifang district, and it takes almost one hour by train. There’s usually one train about every half hour during the day, so you don’t feel uncomfortable to go there. Houtong is a…

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