Driving with International Driving Permit (IDP) in Taiwan

Hope that this info is still valid since it’s been more than one year since I did the whole processes. In short, I bought my first car in Taiwan last year (without having a valid local nor international license). I am not sure if it was legal, but the previous car owner took care of everything. I only needed to provide ARC and a secondary ID card to have the car transferred under my name. After I got my car, I returned back to my home country Indonesia for vacation while also getting my international driving permit. The process was very … Continue reading Driving with International Driving Permit (IDP) in Taiwan

Riding WeMo in Taipei – The Popular Scooter Sharing

It’s been three years already since the first time I stepped my feet on the Formosa land (and the last time I wrote my post on this blog). However, I’ve never got a chance to ride scooter by myself even they are very popular here. It’s like, scooter is the most convenient way to get around in Taipei (also in the whole island). I’ve been driving car here for more than a year now with my International Driving Permit, but never tried to (both legally and illegally) ride scooter since I don’t have a valid Taiwan scooter license. Although sometimes I drive to the … Continue reading Riding WeMo in Taipei – The Popular Scooter Sharing