Day 6 at Sun Moon Lake and Taipei

Taipei

My day 6 in Taiwan, the day I bid farewell to the beautiful and surreal Sun Moon Lake.  For my earlier postings on my trip to Taiwan, check out Taiwan Walked around The Lalu and visited the Wen Wan Resort, the resort hotel next door, before heading back to Taipei.  The Wen Wan Resort is on

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Day 4 at Sun Moon Lake and The Lalu

Sun Moon Lake

My day 4 in Taiwan, for my earlier postings, check out Taiwan .  Got up early to catch the High Speed Rail (HSR) at Taipei Rail Station to Taichung.  The journey from Taipei to Taichung (Taiwan Central) took less than an hour.  Took a taxi to Sun Moon Lake – The Lalu, the hotel I put up

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Day 3 at Taipei – View from Taipei 101

Taipei 101

We decided to sleep in a bit as it was raining and to take it easy after a long day yesterday. After breakfast, we visited the Taipei 101 (臺北 101), officially known as the Taipei International Financial Center (臺北國際金融大樓), the 508-meter high skyscraper of 101-floor is in the Xinyi District. The Taipei 101 tower was

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Day 2 at Taipei – ZhongZheng District, XiMenDing and Fishermen’s Wharf

Taiwan Fishermen's Wharf

First stop of the day was 中正紀念堂 Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, located in the heart of Taipei City and easily accessible by MRT – Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall Station. The area is 250,000 square meters and it is the attraction most visited by tourists. The architecture of Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall is inspired by TianTan

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Welcome to Taiwan – Day 1 at Taipei

My first visit to Taiwan was in Spring 2012, was there for a 8-day vacation.  Stayed at Sheraton Taipei located at ZhongXiao East Road,  redeemed using my points from Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) membership.  The hotel is a block away from the Taipei ShanDaoShi MRT Station.  On day four, I took the High Speed Rail

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