The Statue Garden behind Pu Tian Temple (or 'My Favourite Thing in Taiwan.')

The Statue Garden behind Pu Tian Temple (or 'My Favourite Thing in Taiwan.')

The t-shirt sticks to my back. Too impatient to figure out the correct bus route, I have started walking up a hill outside of Hscinchu in 35 degree heat. Only a very stubborn (or more accurately: foolish) scandinavian would think to do so.

So how do I find myself here? Even the Taiwanese girl working at the hostel where I stay in Taipei gasps "WHY HSCINCHU?" when I reveal my travel plans.

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A Cat Village called Houtong.

A Cat Village called Houtong.

I am a bit torn with how to feel about these called "Cat Cafés" that has been popping up world wide in recent years.However, hearing of the Taiwanese cat VILLAGE was a different story. One that quickly made it to my itinerary!

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Learn when it is appropriate to STFU.

Learn when it is appropriate to STFU.

They happen ever so often. The "Oh that is a big portion!"-comments to jokes on when I will be having my baby. Next thing, it is on when I last weighed myself for now I appear to be shrinking. And let us not forget the 'well-meaning' advice on how I "could be really pretty, if only I looked after myself better"… How is one person meant to be able to keep up with all this?

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World Famous Burgers and Celebrity Trees.

World Famous Burgers and Celebrity Trees.

I really only have one point on the agenda of my visit to The Adventure Capital of the World, and it does not include any type of adrenaline boosting activity. Instead, something way more up my alley. Burgers! Vegan Burgers! 

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Gudak - a digital film experience in your phone

Gudak - a digital film experience in your phone

I have always loved the unexpected results from getting your disposable films developed. Of course, when one is on the road there is unfortunately often that logistic part to consider. You want to save as much valuable backpack space as possible and so carrying extra luxuries like disposable cameras are not ideal. Fast forward to Gudak - an app that turns your phone into a disposable camera.

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Auckland in 3 days: What to do, where to stay & vegan food to eat.

Auckland in 3 days: What to do, where to stay & vegan food to eat.

Truth be told, I did not think Auckland was going to make such a big impression on me. But I was pleasantly surprised to find that there is plenty to see and do in the city. Better yet, there is A LOT of vegan grub to eat along the way! This post will guide you through how to make the most out of 72 hours in Auckland.

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