Monthly Archives: March 2007

On the Ilan

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Jade and I made a break for the border and jumped on a train to visit the delights of Ilan, on the East coast of Taiwan. Actually, it was the train ride I was more looking forward to – just getting away from Taipei is […]

3000 Words in Chinese

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I just learnt my 3000th word in Chinese! Kind of a magic number for me to reach, because they say I should be able to start reading basic newspapers now. We shall see. I know this because I tap every word I learn into my […]

Twitter

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The new new hot new hot thing is Twitter. Not quite sure what it does yet, or if it is important, but all I know it is the hottest site on the internet and I have to have it set up before anyone else I […]

Get on the Bus

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Uh Oh, 100 buses in Taipei… Know that I got some very strange looks when I was taking these photos! Advertising in Banciao – BIG (see me below) – I had to talk my way into the top floor. The security guard said ‘no’ but […]

Jessica Hatley

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Joanne has a healthy 6.1 lb baby called Jessica (a great name I think). I am still kind of processing it all! Hello World! The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…