A living network that promotes and supports the small businesses and community initiatives that are crucial to the well-being of our neighborhoods.

Juming Museum, Jinshan Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan

My brother is a big fan of sculptor Ju Ming, and on a recent trip to Taiwan, we all paid a visit to this museum dedicated to his work. There … Continue reading

April 19, 2012 · 2 Comments

Hao Chi Stinky Tofu, Tainan City, Taiwan

Stinky Tofu (臭豆腐). You either love it, or you hate it. Thankfully my girlfriend and I both love it, and there is no shortage of this delicacy in Taiwan. Our … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Taikoo, Tainan City, Taiwan

Cool laid- back bars with a pleasant atmosphere are a rarity in Hong Kong. That is one thing I really miss about New York City, where you can find cool … Continue reading

April 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Tai- Cheng Fruit Shop, Tainan City, Taiwan (泰成水果店)

This fruit shop is SUPERB! And I highly recommend it. We asked the proprietor for the current seasonal fruits, and we got plate of pineapple, tomatoes and cantaloupe. We often … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

Shen Nong Street, Tainan City, Taiwan (神農街, 台南市, 台灣)

This charming street is one of the highlights from my recent trip to Tainan. It is a stone- paved pedestrian street flanked by 2-3 story buildings on both sides. I … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Onsen Papawaqa, Miaoli, Taiwan

Miaoli City is located in Miaoli County which is located south-west of Taipei, and takes about 1 hour on the train from Taipei. I came across this onsen hotel in … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment