Travel Around Taiwan - Day 1 - 2

So we made our way from the north to the middle so far. A few snapshots from the heart of Taipei to the countrysides of Tai Tung

 

 Taipei was mostly gloomy and raining. 

Taipei was mostly gloomy and raining. 

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 Sipping hot tea at a small cafe we found when slightly lost  

Sipping hot tea at a small cafe we found when slightly lost  

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 Pick your restaurant, press a button, and le elevator will take you to the corresponding floor  

Pick your restaurant, press a button, and le elevator will take you to the corresponding floor  

 Need wifi ? Just stop by a repurposed payphone. I'm at a payphone trying to posttt hommeee... 

Need wifi ? Just stop by a repurposed payphone. I'm at a payphone trying to posttt hommeee... 

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Our trip heading towards the countryside was very hilly, with wide rivers and towering waterfalls. Half of them were dry. Global warming :/  

 

 How majestic would that waterfall be if it wasn't dry ? 

How majestic would that waterfall be if it wasn't dry ? 

Found our way up a mountainside, through this mass of people : 

 

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To this view and a lovely homestay + restaurant

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From the serene hilltops to the breezy (and salty) sea. 

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 Sweetheart, turn around and give me a smile .... Oh, so that's what seasalt does to your hair

Sweetheart, turn around and give me a smile .... Oh, so that's what seasalt does to your hair

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 A pup came over, she was quite friendly and played fetch

A pup came over, she was quite friendly and played fetch

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Making or way further south to the countryside ...