Travel to Hawaii with the whole family

Travel to Hawaii with the whole family

Multigenerational travel is becoming more and more popular…and with good reason.  It’s a chance for kids, parents and grandparents to relax and enjoy each other’s company in new and fun settings. Away from the dishes, the trash that needs to be taken out and that room...
Enjoy Sun Moon Lake by land, bike, boat or from the air

Enjoy Sun Moon Lake by land, bike, boat or from the air

Sun Moon Lake has been drawing tourists since 1999, when it was reconstructed into a National Scenic Area after a major earthquake. It is now a 9,000 hectare vacation mecca for Taiwanese and international tourists alike. The largest alpine mountain lake in all of...
Hualien is the gateway to eastern shore attractions

Hualien is the gateway to eastern shore attractions

Cisingtan Scenic Bike Trail Midway down the eastern shoreline of Taiwan is the city of Hualien.  It’s just a short, under-an-hour flight from Taipei and you’ll find yourself next to lush green hills that parallel the seashore. This makes a perfect setting for the...
Take in the sights and tastes of Taiwan’s north coast

Take in the sights and tastes of Taiwan’s north coast

YEHLIU GEOLOGICAL PARK Far up on the northeastern tip of Taiwan sits a fragile peninsula dotted with geological formations unique throughout the world. Mushroom-shaped rocks sit perched on pedestals looking like they have been set on display in an outdoor museum. But,...
These towels really suck…up a lot of water

These towels really suck…up a lot of water

I’ve always been a fan of little things that do a big job. I recently discovered Lightload Towels and they certainly meet the criteria.  Compressed in a waterproof cellophane wrapper, they take up virtually no room when not needed, but open to a fully useable towel...