Apr 2018

Nantou Road Trip 2015: Taichung to Puli

In October 2015 I set out from Taichung 台中 to attend a music festival in Nantou 南投, the landlocked county in the mountainous interior of Taiwan 台灣. Since I don’t

May 2018

Nantou Road Trip 2015: Ren'ai

My second day on the road in Nantou County in October 2015 was completely unplanned. I left Puli 埔里 and headed deeper into the mountains simply to see what was

Jun 2018

Nantou Road Trip 2015: Puli

Puli 埔里 was my home base for several days of road tripping and adventure around Nantou 南投 in October 2015. Recently I decided to publish my findings and impressions from

Apr 2016

Huaguo Theater 華國戲院

Huaguo Theater 華國戲院 is one of hundreds of abandoned theaters scattered around Taiwan 台灣. Located in Puli 埔里, a town of approximately 80,000 in the heart of Nantou 南投, this

Oct 2015

The Geographic Center of Taiwan 台灣地理中心

The Geographic Center of Taiwan 台灣地理中心 is a modest roadside attraction at Hutoushan 虎頭山 (literally “Tiger Head Mountain”) in Puli 埔里, Nantou 南投, on the way to bigger attractions like

Nov 2015

Shuili Snake Kiln 水里蛇窯

The Shuili Snake Kiln 水里蛇窯 is a wood-fired pottery kiln on the way to the popular Sun Moon Lake 日月潭 on the outskirts of Shuili 水里, Nantou 南投. The name