Taipei: Night & Day, How to travel?

bag

The above are only a sample of the vast contents of my bag. My doctor tells me to bring water and sunblock. Photography demands a camera. My art teacher says carry a sketch book everywhere. My writing teacher advises a novel and a notebook. Fashion magazines require mascara, coverup, foundation. (But I have given up on those.) Life asks for a phone, money, keys. The physiotherapist frowns.

What do you bring on your travels?

 

I’m still in Taipei, it is a strange and lovely place. As varied as any city.

Night & Day:

nightandday

 

Note the three little dogs in the basket.

 


Portable Joys & Taipei

happiness

Sometimes, when you are in foreign place it is the tiniest things that count. I’ve been in Taipei for two days, and of course, I take pictures of all the wrong things. A small flower at the bus stop, cynical cats, an apartment block on a grey day. But these are the things I want to remember the small sweet pleasures. The beauties that I can hold onto.

tinyflower

cats

castlebuilding