Rainbow Village/Радужная Деревня

Yesterday my great colleague Alex and I visited one very special place: Rainbow Village in Taichung. “There are some people in this world who will just throw themselves out into our society to stand up for what they believe in. Some people protest, some people fill a petition with thousands of names, and then there’s people…

Please meet a crazy ice cream! ;)

Well, you doubt this is an ice cream? Oh, I totally understand you. But believe me, they call it ice cream, moreover a very special and traditional one.  In the picture you see a 500ml cup which is filled with simple crushed ice from the bottom to the top. This ice is seasoned with some sweet-salty…

My observations on Taiwanese life style, part 2

Taiwanese people love visiting doctors. A simple headache makes them postpone their duties and line up in the doctor’s waiting room. It is so different from Belarus! In my country people mostly believe their illness is not serious and will vanish by itself. If they think it might do some harm to them, they will…

A piece of Belarus in Taiwan

Yesterday we visited a Belarusian restaurant in Taiwan, Fongyuan City. Yeeees, I was also surprised that a country where a lot of people don’t even know where Belarus is has our traditional restaurant! The name of the restaurant is “Retski’s kitchen”. It was opened by a Belarusian men who moved to Taiwan and married a…