Taiwan Part 1

Assalamu’alaikum & Marhaba!


Earlier this month, we spent part of our winter break in Taiwan.  It was not at all what I imagined it to be!  Taiwan is an island off the coast of mainland China that is two-thirds mountain from north to south and one third rolling plains in the west.  We spent the majority of our time outdoors exploring the national parks.  There is just something about forests and mountains that bring a sense of peace and calmness to your soul, Alhamdulillah (praise be to God).

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Marhaba – welcome in Arabic – to my new blog!  This is very exciting for me – and a bit nerve wracking.  I have been thinking about starting a blog for quite some time now and so glad to finally be doing it.


Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

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