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Sha Li Hsian River

For those of you who are still unclear of what exactly river tracing is, take a look. This past Sunday we went to Sha Li Hsian River in Nantou Count. River tracing usually starts off pretty flat. We came across a camp after about an hour of trekking. It was abandoned so we went to…

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Immortal Valley

Despite the recent water shortage, there is no shortage of rain this time of year, especially on the weekends. This seriously limits the choices in outdoor activities, but Taiwan has an adventure for literally every weather condition. Rain season is river tracing season. I thought I had been river tracing a few times before, last…

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YuanZueiShan; What Teachers Do When You Are Taking Exams

Last week, before the long weekend, was mid-terms week. Teachers love mid-terms days because we get a schedule of tests to “invigilate”, and if you aren’t scheduled you don’t have to be at school (You don’t get paid of course, but it can’t be an absolutely perfect world right? Only an almost perfect one). With…