LGBTQ Positivity

LGBTQ Positivity

Bird, bird, bird. Bird’s the word. (P.S. I hope this is positive. Tell me if it’s not and I’ll take it down.)🖕🖕🏻🖕🏼🖕🏽🖕🏾🖕🏿 🌈🇹🇼 #taiwan #nightmarket A translation update from an Instagram comment, “This says literally: other people’s marriage is none of your business.”

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New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Taipei

New Year's Eve Celebrations in Taipei

If you told me earlier this year I was going to ring in 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan I would have asked you, “Why?”. Afterall, Taipei isn’t really on a lot of people’s radar unless you have family in Taiwan or have a longer than usual layover to some other destination in Southeast Asia. But in the past […]

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Qin Jia Bing Dian 秦家餅店 in Taipei

Qin Jia Bing Dian 秦家餅店

A variation of scallion/chive/spring onions/green onions/leeks pancakes, steamed buns, dumplings, European-style baked goods, etc. are sold literally on every block in Taipei! But we had to hunt down these specific ones from @HungryinTaipei’s Instagram feed. Trust me when I say, it was a scavenger hunt because it was our first time in Taipei and neither […]

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Travel Tip 021/100: Be Respectful When Visiting Places of Worship

Travel Tip Be Respectful When Visiting Places of Worship

When visiting mosques, synagogue, temples, churches, cathedrals, memorials and other places of worship culturally or historically significant as an outsider, let’s be respectful. Take a minute to read the posted signs for appropriate attire and behavior to avoid disrupting others who have also come to pay their respects. 1. St. Vitus Cathedral/Katedrála Sv. Víta in […]

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