Hope you’re not already sick of hearing about Taiwan! We’ve only been here for 3 weeks, so buckle up. Here’s a quick 2-minute video about this beautiful country and what’s going on here. Check it out below! Continue reading What is Taiwan all about? (in 2 minutes)
Before we arrived in Taipei, our dear Denver-ite friends, Mike and Laura, had already checked into our shared Airbnb and scoped out the scene. They had been traveling through Japan and Hong Kong for a few weeks prior (their post coming soon!) and decided to make a pit stop in Taipei so say ‘whatsapp’ to us. It was incredibly comforting to have our Denver friends … Continue reading Our First Week Highlights (Featuring Mike and Laura)
And so the hunt begins! One week into our move to Taipei and we have already seen ten different apartments. Based on our size, location, and amenities requirements, below you’ll find our top three apartments that we were choosing between. Overall, we’re both very impressed with the quality of housing options here in Taipei. Plenty of beautiful apartment options in every part of the city. … Continue reading House Hunters International: Taipei, Taiwan
T-shirts hung over the printer. Towels draped over the armchair. Camera lenses stacked on the window sills. For the past two months, our homely little guest bedroom in Sunnyside has been quite the space to navigate. I can only imagine my hyper-hygienic mother secretly counting down the days until her eldest child leaves the nest (for the 4th time) and her guest room can revert to … Continue reading What We’re Bringing to Taipei
Just three weeks remain until Caryn and I depart from our beautiful, sunny home in the middle of America to a rainy, steamy, tropical island off the coast of China (aka Taiwan). And we couldn’t be more thrilled for the experience! As we’ve been preparing for this journey ahead, we’ve received a fair share of curiosity coming in the form of questions such as: “Why … Continue reading Why We’re Moving to Taiwan
As we were planning our departure from the United States, we wanted to add in one final trip to check out some of the beauty that isn’t too far from Denver. Here’s what we did each day and what we learned along the way: Day 1 – Thursday, April 27th, 2017 We woke up early with all of our bags pre-packed and left the house … Continue reading Caryn and Andrew’s trip to Moab, Utah 2017
As Caryn and I were planning our trip to Europe, we wanted to cover the most amount of ground at the lowest cost. We’d heard that trains were a good way to travel around a variety of European countries, but we didn’t like the constraint of time and location that the train system provides. Plus, the cost would have been upwards of $350+ per person for our 10 days of travel. So instead we decided to research the ultimate transportation question: should we rent a car in Spain?
Continue reading Should you rent a car in Spain?