Cycling Route: Fengguizui Lookout – Climb Training

Fengguizui Lookout (風櫃嘴) is a very popular destination for those Taipei cyclists who want to get some quick training on climbing. Today, I tested myself to see if I can make it to the Lookout at 598m above sea level. I took the 6.5km Wanxi Industry Road (萬溪產業道路) and start climbing. It is a well

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Cycling Around Taiwan, Partly & Slowly (4)

Where: Kaohsiung (高雄) to Kenting (墾丁), Taitung (台東) to Hualien (花蓮) When: 18 Dec – 27 Dec 2012 Who: Peter and Lois (our first cycling trip) Humbled by mother nature and with the sea views eluding us, we decided to seek protection from the wind by getting into the Hualien–Taitung Valley (花東縱谷) to continue our

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Cycling Around Taiwan, Partly & Slowly (3)

Where: Kaohsiung (高雄) to Kenting (墾丁), Taitung (台東) to Hualien (花蓮) When: 18 Dec – 27 Dec 2012 Who: Peter and Lois (our first cycling trip) So, we were back to Fangliao from Kenting by coach and then hopped on to a train towards Taitung via the South-link Line (南迴線). We had bought train tickets

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Cycling Around Taiwan, Partly & Slowly (2)

Where: Kaohsiung (高雄) to Kenting (墾丁), Taitung (台東) to Hualien (花蓮) When: 18 Dec – 27 Dec 2012 Who: Peter and Lois (our first cycling trip) We left Dapeng Bay (大鵬灣) and cycled for another hour and decided to find a place to stay for the night. We found a small homestay in Fangliao (枋寮)

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