If you know me, Margaret that is, you know that I'm not big into magnets or t-shirts that say "My boyfriend went to Taiwan, and all I got was a t-shirt." Those aren't my type of souveniers. I really like things that are unique and special to that area. Well, Kenny chose the perfect souvenier for me. Kenny, his mom, and his sister went to a jeweler in Chiayi City that specializes in jade. Apparently, they shopped for quite some time! He made his sister, Cora, ...
A Long Way from Home
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Hello world, this is Kenny speaking. I arrived in the Taipei airport at around 11 oclock am, and easily caught the hour bus into the city. I found my hostel without any problems. It was located right near a bustling market, and the whole area reminded me alot of Vietnam. I ate a quick lunch before embarking on my mission: to find and eat snake. The "snake market" was easy to find, and was located near an ornate temple in what seemed like a sleazy part ...