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Taiwan: Releasing Sky Lantern in Hualien Bay

The minsu was a detached house and looked really huge. There was a long driveway with a big garden in front and behind it. Mr Chen was at the entrance to welcome us. After thanking Mr Li for his excellent guide the whole day, we followed him into the dining / lobby area to do our check-in. Before releasing the sky lantern, we are supposed to write some wishes or blessings for our family on it…

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Taiwan: Taroko National Park in Hualien (Part 2)

After we rested enough, we walked back to Mr Li who decided to drive us to ‘Bulowan’ since we didn’t visit the Pagoda. This place used to be a real Truku Tribe village but it is now converted to a ‘museum’ park where one can view multimedia presentations, look at exhibitions of their culture, arts and crafts and get tribal items from a shop.

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