Taiwan Day 2

January 2, 2014
taiwan china asia

Hot pot lunch/dinner. Can't go wrong with Watami. It was great in Hong Kong too! Hot pot lunch/dinner. Can’t go wrong with Watami. It was great in Hong Kong too!

CALPIS ALCOHOL. My life is complete CALPIS ALCOHOL. My life is complete

Red bean McDonald's apple pie. You know you're in Asia when... Red bean McDonald’s apple pie. You know you’re in Asia when…

Really curious what was in here, I've seen a few of these around the place. Maybe some tarp and stuff? Really curious what was in here, I’ve seen a few of these around the place. Maybe some tarp and stuff?

They called this chitterlings. And there's a Chinese dish called tempura that has nothing to do with Japanese tempura. Either that or they're really bad at deep frying stuff They called this chitterlings. And there’s a Chinese dish called tempura that has nothing to do with Japanese tempura. Either that or they’re really bad at deep frying stuff

Costly but tasty soft serve Costly but tasty soft serve

Wow Aussie beef! I should try some before I go home. Wow Aussie beef! I should try some before I go home.

This is oyster soup? I can't remember. I don't think it was that good though. This is oyster soup? I can’t remember. I don’t think it was that good though.

The floors were filled with people sitting on the floor reading books. Kind of weird. But we needed somewhere to sit so that's what we did too The floors were filled with people sitting on the floor reading books. Kind of weird. But we needed somewhere to sit so that’s what we did too

A look trying to mind it's own business A look trying to mind it’s own business

Mysterious food. (it wasn't very good) Mysterious food. (it wasn’t very good)

Here's a giant steph, with a miniature apple for scale. Here’s a giant steph, with a miniature apple for scale.

The bread thing was really tasty. Super buttery. The bread thing was really tasty. Super buttery.

This guy's workspace is smaller than my cubicle at work. Didn't think that was even possible. This guy’s workspace is smaller than my cubicle at work. Didn’t think that was even possible.

Fried oysters! Fried oysters!

Playgrounds in Taiwan are a little more packed than in Australia Playgrounds in Taiwan are a little more packed than in Australia

These kids are gonna be strong These kids are gonna be strong

I managed to get a photo with THE famous gypsy jazz master guitarist! I managed to get a photo with THE famous gypsy jazz master guitarist!

Master guitarists doing their thing Master guitarists doing their thing

The guest teachers and performers The guest teachers and performers

Rocking out to gypsy jazz! Rocking out to gypsy jazz!

An apple store, selling very polished consumable products that have to be purchased regularly to keep up with the latest model of Apple An apple store, selling very polished consumable products that have to be purchased regularly to keep up with the latest model of Apple