Author: Nick Kembel

Nick Kembel is a writer and photographer based in Taipei, Taiwan. He has traveled extensively in Asia and the Middle East and written award-winning blogs on Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, and India.

His first book, "Taiwan in the Eyes of a Foreigner" was published in August 2011. His photos and blog can be viewed at www.nickkembel.com

Latest Posts

Insider Guide: Best of Taipei

Insider Guide: Best of Taipei

Rivers, mountains, valleys and beaches make the City of Azaleas beautiful, but it's the bright lights and nonstop tempo that make it an undiscovered treasure
6 best day trips from Taipei

6 best day trips from Taipei

A Buddhist amusement park, hot springs, Wade-Giles trivia and tons of markets, all near Taipei
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