The Guangxi province was one of the top places on our “must visit” list when we came to China. We originally aspired to take a full week in the area to visit Yangshuo’s dramatic karst landscapes, as well as the nearby Dragon’s Backbone Longsheng Rice Terraces outside of Guilin. Too many places to go to and too little time… one long weekend would have to do with just a half day in the rice terraces.   If we could go back to the rice terraces, we’d definitely want to spend…

Taipei, Taiwan is famous for its night markets and these images only scratch the surface of our experience in them. The photos below are of a smaller night market near our hotel: Ningxia Night Market. On our last night we visited the largest in the city (although we didn’t take pictures) where we were able to shop for so much more, play all manner of carnival arcade games (and lose our Taiwan Dollars), and drink plenty of Bubble Tea. And of course… at the Taipei Night Markets I finally…