1. Yangmingshan is a national park in Taiwan known for its natural hot springs and incredible mountains.
  2. We stayed in a hotel right on the boarder of the park and it was beautiful.
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  3. More on that later, but firstly look at how scenic the drive there was.
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  4. We saw the ocean
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    It was pouring rain a few minutes before this, hence the menacing clouds.
  5. That little island over there is what our taxi driver told us was peace island.
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  6. And these gorgeous mountains
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  8. And just more of Taiwan.
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    It was a great drive.
  9. Ok back to the hotel
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  10. There were a few little trails across the hotel that led to all the pools and hot springs and...
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  12. Happy farm!
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  13. They had various green things (surprising). I only recognized a few things, like this Thai basil
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  14. And these sweet potatoes which they grow a lot of in that region
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    You can see there's a little oven made of rocks that you can cook them in.
  15. Speaking of cooking, here's a little pool where you can cook the famous hard boiled eggs in the sulfury hot spring water
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  17. One of my favorite parts is you could see the mountains no matter where you were standing.
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  19. Always a breathtaking sight.
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  20. There was also a resident cat who came to play mini golf with us.
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    I'm pretty sure he was rooting for me, and it worked because I won.
  21. Lastly I would just like to point out there was not a single 4 in the entire hotel.
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    Not a fourth floor and not a four in a room number, nothing. It's an unlucky number here.