Kaohsiung – Taiwan

Kaohsiung Port is the sixth largest cargo-container seaport in the world… and you know it when you get there! When sailing in (and you were brave enough to be up that early) you are met with the sight of many many different ships and boats in all shapes, sizes, age, and colours around the harbour. …

Nangan Island (Matsu) – Taiwan

Today we left the ship via tender. Rough seas made it quite an interesting ride, so everyone was happy when it was over. Nangan Island is one of the four ‘Townships’ of Matsu. The other three Townships (or Islands) are: Beigan Township, Jyuguang Township, and Dongyin Township. (Refer to photo). I was ready with map …

Keelung – Taiwan

  The port of Keelung is the gateway to Taipei, and what an interesting place! Most people would rush to get to Taipei, but there is plenty to do and see within walking distance from the ship right here in Keelung. First there is the famous Night Market, that’s the one with the yellow lanterns. …