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Tu Hsiao Yueh restaurant in Taipei, Taiwan

Tu Hsiao Yueh restaurant in Taipei, Taiwan

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Taiwanese cuisine features a number of regional local specialties that continue to be perfected throughout current generations. Tu Hsiao Yueh is a family owned restaurant that originated in the southern part of Taiwan, renowned for the development of the widely popular Tan Tsai or Danzai noodles. Today, the fourth generation of the family runs the restaurants, sharing their great-grandfather's dishes with the world. Tainan is the Former Capital of Taiwan Tainan literally translates to "Southern Taiwan" and is the fourth largest city, after Taipei, Kaohsiung, and Taichung. It is the oldest city on the island and is famous for its history and relics. The Chinese first settled in this part of Taiwan in 1590. Shortly thereafter, the Dutch arrived and used Tainan as their homebase ...

Orlando discount cards and coupons

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Families who plan to vacation in the Orlando area – home to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, and SeaWorld Orlando, among many other attractions – can benefit from free and low-cost sources for saving money. Orlando Visitor Center Magicard Offers Discounts on Rooms, Dining, Transportation The Orlando Magicard, provided by the Orlando Visitor Center, offers discounts and specials for area attractions, accommodations, transportation, restaurants, and shops. Magicard’s focus is on deals beyond the major theme parks. Orlando Magicard’s attraction discounts include some minor theme parks, boat tours, museums and theaters, and golf courses. Dining discounts include chain restaurants like TGI Fridays and Giordano’s, themed restaurants like Hard Rock Orlando, and Raglan Road i...
Best place to rent cabin at Mount Rainier

Best place to rent cabin at Mount Rainier

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Mount Rainier National Park Lodging does not rent cabins inside the park. Rent in Ashford to be near the Nisqually Entrance. Stay at the Crystal or Greenwater area to be close to the White River Entrance. Or, try Packwood to be just outside the Ohanapecosh Entrance. Mount Rainier National Park Lodging, within the Park Boundaries The choices for overnight stays within Mount Rainier National Park are: Two Hotels: Paradise Inn or National Park Inn Camping in the backcountry with a special permit. Camping at designated areas, like Ohanapecosh campground. Many visitors, however, prefer to rent cabins for the luxury of privacy and comfort, or to meet the needs of group accommodation. There are many great cabins to rent outside the park, yet still within beautiful national fores...
Travel guide: Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

Travel guide: Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

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Most people who visit Galapagos do so to see the animals, and it’s true that the islands are home to many fascinating species of birds, reptiles, insects and more. Most people don’t necessarily know that the Galapagos are also world famous for diving and snorkeling. Why the Galapagos Islands are Great for Snorkeling The Galapagos Islands are strategically located on the equator off the western coast of South America. Every year, currents coming up from South American and down from North America bring rich ocean nutrients. These nutrient-rich waters feed fish and marine plants, which in turn feed sharks, sea turtles and many of the above-water Galapagos animals such as boobys and frigatebirds. The Galapagos marine world does not have much coral, but does feature fish, echinoderms ...
How To Have Good Time On A Budget In Los Angeles

How To Have Good Time On A Budget In Los Angeles

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When you’re planning for a vacation, being on a budget doesn’t always have to be a bad thing. You can save money and still take in the best sights in LA for a memorable trip.  Why Los Angeles? Los Angeles is one of the most vibrant and well-known cities in the world, and it’s no surprise that many people choose this as the number one choice for a California trip. Whether you’re a movie buff wanting to experience Hollywood, passionate about culture, or looking for the best eating and drinking scenes, LA has it all.  For such a popular city, you might expect to pay a fortune for a memorable trip to LA, but that never has to be the case. There are plenty of affordable things to see and do in LA, and you can still have your perfect trip no matter your budget.  How to Have a Good Time...
Proven tips for budget travel in Lisbon

Proven tips for budget travel in Lisbon

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Traveling in Europe can be expensive these days- especially for people going there from the Americas or Asia. Lisbon, however, is an ideal and often overlooked European city where one can still enjoy the sights and sounds without feeling like a grubby backpacker. Don't Waste Money on Transportation Portugal's own airlines- TAP Portugal and SAPA- both provide low-cost flights from North America that are cheaper than using U.S.-based airlines. Once one arrives in Lisbon, the airport is quite close to downtown and taxi fares are also cheap compared to fares in other countries. A ride from the airport to the heart of the city will only cost 5 to 10 euros with minimal traffic. The first thing to do is to buy a 24-hour transportation pass, which costs 4 euros and enables one to boar...