Exchange Students Cultural Tour on February 18th – Exploring Taiwanese Culture at Luodong Cultural Park, Jiaoxi Hotsprings, I-Cake Invention Gallery, and Luodong Night Market

On February 18th, the Office of International Programs will be hosting a one-day tour, travelling to the Eastern coastal city of Yi-Lan. This tour will allow exchange students to indulge in Taiwanese cuisine, interact with the local people, and experience different aspects of our culture. Also, you will be able to meet up with your buddy and spend a fun, relaxing day exploring Eastern Taiwan.

To start the day, we will be enjoying a delicious lunch at Nian Nian Restaurant. It has many traditional dishes and is a great place to indulge in good food. Next, we will travel to Jiaoxi, located northeast of Yi-Lan County, for a hot spring footbath experience. Jiaoxi is a place with rich agricultural products and several semi-outdoor footbath ponds, allowing visitors to have a warm and soothing footbath.

Later on in the afternoon, students will have the opportunity to visit the I-Cake Invention Gallery to make their very own biscuit. These biscuits are the thinnest biscuits in the world with a 0.1cm thickness; it is as light as a piece of paper and pervious to light. It also happens to be crispy and delicious, truly an indulgent and special delicacy. After this, we will go to the Luodong Cultural Park that has a beautiful trail and boardwalk, along with traditional architecture and unique wooden sculptures to admire.

At the end of the day, we will visit Luodong Night Market for some traditional snacks and stalls selling clothing, shoes, accessories, and many other items. Luodong Night Market is one of Taiwan’s biggest night markets and is a wonderful place to shop and dine.

Above all, this cultural tour only costs 1,500 NTD per person, including transportation, entrance fee, lunch, English tour guide, pineapple cake DIY, insurance, and well, unforgettable memories.

So, what are you waiting for? SIGN UP TODAY. The deadline to submit your online registration is January 31st, 2016.

Note:
1.Fees will be collected when you board the bus.
2.Due to limited seats and insurance regulations by the Taiwan Government, we will NOT accept on-site sign ups.
3.Once you sign up for the cultural tour, NO cancellation will be accepted.

 
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