Month: November 2018

Asia on the cheap: Hong Kong edition

Welcome to the fourth edition of Asia on the Cheap! After a month of frenetic travel around Shanghai, Japan, and Taiwan, we landed in Hong Kong and took a much-needed breather. Hong Kong may not seem like the most obvious city to take a relaxing break: it’s a vibrant metropolis buzzing with energy that buoys…

By Mindy November 15, 2018 2

Asia on the Cheap: Taiwan Edition

Welcome to the third edition of Asia on the Cheap! After eating our way through Shanghai and Japan, we landed in Taiwan, a country that is often overlooked by tourists coming to Asia. This was our second trip to Taiwan; the first came back in 2014 when I took an earlier mini-retirement. Taiwan was an…

By Mindy November 9, 2018 4