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Taiwan Day 4: Trying Hakka Food

Food served at the elementary school was relatively the same throughout the weeks. There was usually a broth-based soup with leafy vegetables and meatball pieces, white rice, and tempura-fried vegetables. I was grateful for the school cook, a friend of the principal, who came daily at around 11 […]

Taiwan Day 2: Arrival in Miaoli

  Taiwan is a miniature sweet potato-shaped country, that takes only 5 hours to travel from the most Southern to Northern tip. Thus, my grandfather always said “you can┬ásee the sun rise in the North, drive down and back up Taiwan and make it in time to see […]