Announcing… AWESOME TAIWAN FOOD TOUR with Anton Diaz on November 21-23! @JeronTravel

Favor: Please share this with your friends and family who might be interested to join this awesome food trip in Taiwan 🙂 Dear Our Awesome Planet friends, Greetings from Our Awesome Planet! I would like to invite you to an Awesome Food Tour of Taiwan this coming November 21 – 23, 2014 🙂 It would … Continue reading Announcing… AWESOME TAIWAN FOOD TOUR with Anton Diaz on November 21-23! @JeronTravel

HOLY LAND (Day 6 – Old Jerusalem): “Via Dolorosa, Golgotha, and Church of Holy Sepulchre” @BoSanchez

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is the holiest place and the spiritual center for Catholics in Jerusalem. Pilgrims follow Jesus’ steps in Old Jerusalem via Dolorosa, reflecting on the passion and death of our Lord. Here’s a photo essay of our Day 6 experience in Old Jerusalem…

EASTERN STAR HOTEL: Budget Hotel in a Great Location in Taipei (A Review)

If you’re looking for budget accommodations in Taipei, check out Eastern Star Hotel. It’s near the MRT station and shopping district. Here’s our family’s experience at Eastern Star Hotel… EASTERN STAR HOTEL11F, No.209, Sec. 4, Jhongsiao E. Rd., Da-an District, Taipei City 106Telephone: +886 2 8773-6638E-mail: east.hotel@msa.hinet.net Check out low rates and availability from Agoda: Eastern … Continue reading EASTERN STAR HOTEL: Budget Hotel in a Great Location in Taipei (A Review)

PALAIS DE CHINE HOTEL: Chinese Sophistication x French Elegance near Transpo Hub in Taipei!

From Taiwan’s L’Hotel de Chine Group comes PALAIS DE CHINE, a 5-star hotel inspired by the sophistication of Eastern Palaces with the elegance of their Western counterparts. It’s a visual treat to stay here. Best of all, it’s located in the heart of the transport hub in Taipei. 🙂 Here’s a photo essay of our stay in Palais De Chine… … Continue reading PALAIS DE CHINE HOTEL: Chinese Sophistication x French Elegance near Transpo Hub in Taipei!

EVA AIR Manila to Taipei: Premium Economy & The Infinity Lounge @JeronTravel

EVA AIR is the flagship carrier of Taiwan. It is a popular airline for Filipinos going on long haul flights because of its Premium Economy section and the nice food in the lounge. Consider Eva Air for your next trip to or stopover in Taipei…

TAIWAN VISA: How to Apply for Taiwan Visa in Manila for FREE, a FEE, or HASSLE-FREE? @JeronTravel

You can easily get a 30-day multiple entry Taiwan visa for FREE if you have a valid visa for the US, CANADA, UK, JAPAN, or SCHENGEN countries. Otherwise, you have to apply for a FEE via the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office located at the 41F, Tower 1, RCBC Plaza in Makati City. For a HASSLE-FREE visa application, I highly recommend Jeron … Continue reading TAIWAN VISA: How to Apply for Taiwan Visa in Manila for FREE, a FEE, or HASSLE-FREE? @JeronTravel

XIMENDING MARKET: 9 Things You Shouldn’t Miss in Ximending Market Taipei :)

Related Post: XIMENDING Market (popularly known as the Harajuku of Taipei) 🙂 XIMENDING MARKET is one of the hippest shopping places to visit in Taipei. I’ve been here a couple of times already, so I’ve managed to compile the 9 things you shouldn’t miss to do…

A Pingxi 平溪 Sky Lantern Wish in Taipei! #CometoTaiwan

Pingxi 平溪 or Pingshi is the Sky Lantern capital of Taiwan. The Pingshi Sky Lantern Festival — held every January 15th of the Chinese lunar calendar — is an event where hundreds of sky lanterns carrying prayers and wishes are released to the heavens. You can go to Pingxi (about an hour away from Taipei) to see the scenic countryside, and … Continue reading A Pingxi 平溪 Sky Lantern Wish in Taipei! #CometoTaiwan

JIUFEN 九份: Spirited Away in a Gentrified Old Mining Town in Taiwan! #CometoTaiwan

I’ve fallen in love with Jiufen, an old mining town in the Northeast Mountains of New Taipei City that is now home to artist shops, authentic tea houses, and yummy artisan stalls. The 100-year old A-Mei Tea House in Jiufen inspired the Japanese anime Spirited Away, which won the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature at the … Continue reading JIUFEN 九份: Spirited Away in a Gentrified Old Mining Town in Taiwan! #CometoTaiwan