Where to get the best veggie curry in LuoDong
Culture / Food / Getting Around / Good Eats / Luodong / Luodong night market / Night Markets / Recommendations / Street Food / Taiwan / Yilan

Where to get the best veggie curry in LuoDong

I previously wrote a blog post about the two questions we inevitably get asked as vegetarians living in Taiwan: Is that not really difficult in Taiwan? Irrevocably followed by: What do you eat? Well, one of my favourite foods to eat out in Taiwan is curry (gā lǐ)! Yes, curry!  When thinking about Taiwan cuisine … Continue reading

Can Western women get shoes in Taiwan?
Clothes / Culture / Luodong / Luodong night market / Night Markets / Taiwan / Yilan

Can Western women get shoes in Taiwan?

I’m not really one for shopping – browsing, yes, but actual shopping, no. I hate the pressure to find something that I need, I don’t like parting with much money, and I’m fussy. Clothes-wise, shoes are always the most frequent thing to be needed as I seem to wear them to tatters in no time. … Continue reading

One for my mother: “Look after your feet, and they’ll take care of the rest!” :)
Clothes / Luodong / Luodong night market / Taiwan / Yilan

One for my mother: “Look after your feet, and they’ll take care of the rest!” :)

After years and years of wearing these… I have finally upgraded to these… Though strange and yellow I’ve never had such a comfortable pair of shoes. Posting to ensure that my mother knows I’m looking after my feet :) Just like she always tells me too! Took me a little while to get hold of … Continue reading

“La-Dong” Night Market
BBQ / Cong yong bin / Food / Luodong / Luodong night market / Street Food / Taiwan

“La-Dong” Night Market

LuoDong night market, or “La-Dong” as a decrepit fluorescent sign proudly announces, is one of the largest night markets in Taiwan, attracting tourists from as far afield as mainland China and Singapore. You can tell that they are tourists because unlike the local Taiwanese they *gasp* drop litter and occasionally ask Charlie and I to … Continue reading