five days in hualien

For Tomb Sweeping Day, Peter and I set off to the southwestern city of Hualien. We spent the long holiday riding bikes, walking along the rocky beaches, hiking through Taroko Gorge, exploring city streets, and enjoying everything Hualien has to offer.

5 Days in Tokyo


10:38 a.m.

Bleary eyed and groggy, I landed in Narita Airport over an hour late and thought solely of the nap that awaited. Before sleeping, I needed cash. The next two hours gifted me uncertainty, confusion, and panic: classic travel emotions.

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