The group were left with nowhere to stay in Hualien during a cycling trip
By: Ryan Drillsma, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 12 travelers recently met with unfortunate circumstances were rescued by the kindness of local police in Hualien County (花蓮縣).
The troupe had come from the Philippines and planned a cycling trip around Taiwan. What they did not plan for was being left with nowhere to stay and nothing to eat towards the middle of their vacation.
Arriving in Hualien on the second day of the Lunar New Year, the travelers discovered all hotels and guesthouses in the area were booked-up, CNA reports.
Luckily, local police were able to help resolve their problem. [FULL STORY]