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Wulai Waterslide - Scooter Day Trips



Written by Elliot on 07/30/2020


The city grind got you down? Need some green in your life? Wanna bathe in the pure mountain waters, filtered by glorious, mammoth rocks? You’re in luck! In this article we will cover how to get all of the above in an hour or less from Taipei by way...

A Guide to Scooter Insurance



Written by Nina Peng on 07/22/2020


The number one question we get when talking about SKRT is insurance. After a lot of research and meeting with the largest insurance providers in Taiwan, we are ready to share what we've found - everything from the minimum legal requirements to a full...

Yuanjue Waterfall - Scooter Day Trips



Written by Elliot on 07/15/2020


Yuanjue Waterfall and the surrounding garden looks like a scene right out of a Disney movie. What is more surreal is that it sits comfortably within the Neihu District of Taipei City. Keen to check it out? In this article we’ll show you how to get ...

Easily get your Taiwan Drivers License



Written by Elliot on 07/01/2020


When it comes to driving in Taiwan, most Wai Guo Ren seemingly do it as carefree as a taxi driver applying their brakes. Just like in your home country though, driving without a license is all fine and dandy, until it’s not. Uh oh. When the pr...

Journey to Water Buffalo Valley



Written by Andrew Haimerl on 06/23/2020


LINKOU DISTRICT —​​​​​​​ This grazing area for water buffalo made for the perfect Sunday scooter trip. I had a blast climbing the rugged mounds and watching the cows graze in front of an ocean backdrop. Getting here from Taipei requi...

The Best Ji Pai in Taiwan is in a Back Alley of Yonghe and Only Costs $50NT



Written by Elliot on 06/16/2020


If you haven’t gotten lost in the alleys of Yonghe, maybe you haven’t lived that Taiwan realness, that OG experience which can't be found under the shadow of the 101 or featured in the pristine shopping districts of Dong Qu. No, this isn’t Devi...

How to Extend Your Taiwan ARC up to 1 Year



Written by Elliot on 06/03/2020


You can extend your ARC in Taiwan by 1 year. Even without working another day. Yes, you read that right. Hate your boss? Wanna quit your job? Is your contract coming to an end? Afraid of losing that precious ARC? You don't have to worry. I've been ...

Introducing SKRT



Written by SKRT on 05/27/2020


Our beginnings SKRT started out as just a dream, created from a desire to make traveling better. Five years ago, we were traveling through Vietnam. Of course we enjoy the city life, but we enjoy getting off the beaten path even more. Like many t...