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Satisfied House

I love the name of this restaurant:  ‘Satisfied House’ (滿意樓).  Situated in Jiaoxi (礁溪), it serves up Taiwanese style classics at prices a fraction of what you would expect in Taipei.  (Many of their dishes are NT$100 or under.)  It … Continue reading

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Afternoon tea at Evergreen Hotel, Jiaoxi

During our recent holiday to Yilan (Ilan), we enjoyed a pleasant afternoon indulging in afternoon tea at the Evergreen Hotel in Jiaoxi.

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Forest Baths in Jiaoxi Hot Springs Park

A few weeks ago I took a day off from work to spend with a good friend who was visiting from Australia.  It was a beautiful, early spring day so we decided to head for the hot springs town of … Continue reading

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Eight Treasures in Jiaoxi

I love bathing in the hot springs in Jiaoxi (礁溪) (near Yilan), especially during early springtime.  Soaking in the hot springs really works up an appetite, a good excuse to try some local food.  While there are many fine restaurants … Continue reading

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