Category: Riding in Taiwan

Kaohsiung LRT at the Dream Mall Station

Kaohsiung Metro Train Services

During my stay in Kaohsiung, the Rapid Transit System (RTS) or "高雄都會區大眾捷運系統" is the major means of transportation in the Metro area. Despite the history of the Kaohsiung Metro train services is relatively short, there are some interesting facts that I can share with you.

Pier 2 Art Center, Pengial Zone

Easter Holiday Ride – Journey to Revitalisation

Revitalisation of historical buildings as a means of preserving cultural and historical heritage is getting more significant nowadays. By injecting new usages to these buildings, it is expected that its life activities can be sustained. Our second ride in Kaohsiung has been focused on one of the highly recognised revitalisation projects, the Pier 2 Art Center. We have also boarded the ferry at GuShan to the Cijin District (旗津半島)and have a wonderful sprint along the Cijin Cycling Promenade (旗津踩風大道).

Love River - Kaohsiung

Easter Holiday Ride – Riding in “Love”

When two people are in love, we will say "they are 沐浴愛河中" in Chinese (ie. bathing in the love river). However, one of the sweet ladies of my cycling team has her own interpretation: 愛河除了用來沐浴外,還可以跟友好一起沿途踩車 Meaning that "Love River" is not only just for falling in love, but also a wonderful place to enjoy riding with good friends.

2017臺灣自行車之旅 – 完結篇

八天的自行車之旅轉瞬間已完成,雖然事先已作好行程的安排,但總會有一些意想不到的事 …

2017臺灣自行車之旅 – 準備篇

不知不覺間,騎了自行車也四年多。由當初希望能多一點健康活動開始,漸漸喜愛上把自行車作為旅遊的工具,接觸大自然,感受鄕交純樸的生活。或到外地細味各處的風土人情,欣賞各地對自行車文化的投入及支援…