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Old 13-02-2018, 05:52 PM   #5266
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ba... 16 deg is t-shirt weather
planning to cycle up YMS in t-shirt and shorts
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Old 13-02-2018, 06:12 PM   #5267
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ba... 16 deg is t-shirt weather
planning to cycle up YMS in t-shirt and shorts
Wa lao!
U must know not the temperature, but the wind that is super cooling lor.
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Old 13-02-2018, 06:12 PM   #5268
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This morning 12℃. Now abt 16℃.
Yang ming shan is cold though. Veri windy!

I wear uniqlo windproof outer jacket and one adidas jacket.
Wind is the ultimate killer.
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Old 13-02-2018, 06:48 PM   #5269
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Wa lao!
U must know not the temperature, but the wind that is super cooling lor.
haha agree.
Probably will bring along my super-thin rain jacket which can double up as a wind jacket.
Looking forward to not sweating whilst cycling.



By the way, I have a general question about itinerary.
Would it be possible to fit Jiufen (old street), Shifen (waterfall), sky lanterns (with dusk or nightfall as a backdrop), and Keelung Night Market into a single day's itinerary?

Travel will be via public transport preferably, or else next option is via car/van with driver if that speeds things up.

I was thinking Jiufen around late morning till lunch, then Shifen, then (I think) Pingxi (?) before heading to Keelung.
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Old 13-02-2018, 06:54 PM   #5270
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haha agree.
Probably will bring along my super-thin rain jacket which can double up as a wind jacket.
Looking forward to not sweating whilst cycling.



By the way, I have a general question about itinerary.
Would it be possible to fit Jiufen (old street), Shifen (waterfall), sky lanterns (with dusk or nightfall as a backdrop), and Keelung Night Market into a single day's itinerary?

Travel will be via public transport preferably, or else next option is via car/van with driver if that speeds things up.

I was thinking Jiufen around late morning till lunch, then Shifen, then (I think) Pingxi (?) before heading to Keelung.
With driver of cus can but I not sure if include pingxi can or not, the rest confirm can
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Old 13-02-2018, 08:19 PM   #5271
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haha agree.
Probably will bring along my super-thin rain jacket which can double up as a wind jacket.
Looking forward to not sweating whilst cycling.

By the way, I have a general question about itinerary.
Would it be possible to fit Jiufen (old street), Shifen (waterfall), sky lanterns (with dusk or nightfall as a backdrop), and Keelung Night Market into a single day's itinerary?

Travel will be via public transport preferably, or else next option is via car/van with driver if that speeds things up.

I was thinking Jiufen around late morning till lunch, then Shifen, then (I think) Pingxi (?) before heading to Keelung.
Can do.
Only a matter of what time you reach back to taipei .
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Old 14-02-2018, 12:44 AM   #5272
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the weather in taichung is getting warmer now....

typical is 15~20 in the day....

12~14 in the night.....
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Old 14-02-2018, 12:50 AM   #5273
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hi all.. need some advices on my itinerary..

Day 1 - Reach taoyuan airport and take HSR to taichung

Day 2 - Taichung to Cingjing minsu (any recommendations for driver?)

Day 3 - Cingjing minsu

Day 4 - Cingjing minsu to flying cow ranch(Miaoli) (any recommendations for driver?)

Day 5 - Flying cow ranch to taipei (any recommendations for driver?)

After day 5 onwards will be at taipei.. just wanna ask for recommendations for driver or just book a local taxi? And whats the market rate like?
call uber to qingjing minsu is around 4k, taxi is pretty expensive here.
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Old 14-02-2018, 02:38 AM   #5275
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call uber to qingjing minsu is around 4k, taxi is pretty expensive here.
Then might as well 包车。
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Old 14-02-2018, 02:39 AM   #5276
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Old 14-02-2018, 08:16 AM   #5277
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Old 14-02-2018, 09:12 AM   #5278
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So next time i buy bubble tea..other than asking me want buy plastic bag..will ask want buy straw as well?
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Old 14-02-2018, 09:35 AM   #5279
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haha agree.
Probably will bring along my super-thin rain jacket which can double up as a wind jacket.
Looking forward to not sweating whilst cycling.



By the way, I have a general question about itinerary.
Would it be possible to fit Jiufen (old street), Shifen (waterfall), sky lanterns (with dusk or nightfall as a backdrop), and Keelung Night Market into a single day's itinerary?

Travel will be via public transport preferably, or else next option is via car/van with driver if that speeds things up.

I was thinking Jiufen around late morning till lunch, then Shifen, then (I think) Pingxi (?) before heading to Keelung.
I planning to do the same, Jiufen, Shifen and Keelung Night Market. Will take cab back if too late.
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Old 14-02-2018, 09:38 AM   #5280
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So next time i buy bubble tea..other than asking me want buy plastic bag..will ask want buy straw as well?
Next time have to bring your own plastic cup, straw and bag to buy bubble tea.
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