Taiwan Scooter Adventures – Exploring Taiwan’s Mountain Villages

Dutch explorers named Taiwan “Formosa” meaning “beautiful island”. Those Dutch guys were experienced world-traveling explorers who knew what they were talking about.  The beauty of Taiwan is kind of a well-kept secret, but I’m spilling it here. There are high mountains, hot springs, amazing hiking, and beautiful beaches. And the winding mountain roads are perfect […]

Time to Escape the Threat of “The Donald”? Here’s how…

I recently read an article on CNN.com regarding the potential Vice Presidential candidates who may be asked to run on a Trump ticket. Most don’t want it. Some have even responded with a “Hahahahahahaha!”. Now that Ted Cruz and John Kasich have both dropped out, it looks like it’ll be The Donald vs Hillary. And […]

Taiwan Expats – the Downside to Life in Taiwan

My recent article about the nine reasons Expats choose Taiwan included glowing reviews of the friendly people, great medical care, and wonderful food. And life in Taiwan really is good, but it’s not all sunshine, roses, and butterflies every single day. There is a downside to life in Taiwan because, the reality is, sometimes life here is […]