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What else can we learn from the Strava heatmap?

I love maps. When I was 13, I asked for a ridiculously large atlas for my Bar Mitzvah, instead of a bike or Nintendo 64, like most other boys would. Now I spend countless hours pouring over satellite images identifying points of interest, drawing lines for possible routes to them, and then attemptin[…]

8 Easy Hot Springs for 2018

(中文版: 2018年六個容易去的溫泉) These are the wild hot springs that you park very close to. Getting to these hot springs requires no more than a few minutes of walking. But, even though these hot springs are short hikes, please still use caution and pay attention to fast moving water,[…]

Ask Me Anything

Ask me questions in the comments here or on facebook.(中文版:問我任何的問題吧)1)What's is your favorite place to swim in the whole world? My favorite place to swim in the whole world is in the Sea of Galilee in Israel. But I think that is mostly due to my family and all the memori[…]

21 Best Waterfalls in Taiwan for Cliff Jumping

(中文版:最好跳水瀑布) This is a list of my favorite waterfalls in Taiwan for cliff jumping and diving. Even if I've been to a place many times before, I still always check the water depth before I jump. Conditions change and you don't know if any debris, like sticks and rocks, have been w[…]

27 Waterfalls That Are Easy To Get To

(中文版:27個步行不到15分鐘的台灣瀑布)This is a list of waterfalls in Taiwan that take less than 15 minutes to walk to. These waterfalls have nice, well-maintained paths, that are suitable for children and elderly. Keelung[media type="picture" id="4590"]Well-maintained path, 200 mete[…]

8 favorite camping spots in Taiwan 2017

To me there is no greater joy that driving around the island, seeing the sights, going on adventures, and camping in beautiful places. Here are the GPS coordinates of some of the best places I've camped at recently. You can also view last year's list here: Top 7 Camping Spots in Taiwan - 2016(中文[…]