Taiwan

Taiwan

For those who don't know me, I'm a milk tea fanatic. Well a few weeks ago I came to a place where the drink is really popular - Taiwan. And yeah I wasn't disappointed, it was like every corner has a kiosk for milk tea. The taste was no stranger to me since we have the milk tea craze in Manila already but of course having it in Taiwan makes it feel more original. My time in Taiwan wasn't all about milk tea. There were a lot of things to see there too. While it wasn't such a popular destination…
I’M gambling with God. Dicing with Dharma. Betting on Buddha. This adventure unravels in the Taiwanese capital ofTaipei, in Long ShanTemple. And I’m essentially playing Taiwanese two-up but it’s not money I’m chasing, it’s love. Of all the temples inTaiwan, it’s here that people flock to seek answers to their lives. Want love? Money? Health? Success? Come to the Department of Deities. I’m lured into the temple by the peaceful hum of devout Buddhists. Around me, people are playing some sort of interesting game involving two blocks of wood. And just when I think it’s all lost in translation, out…

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