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Photo of a woman with a blonde fringe holding up a yellow vaccination card over her face with Taiwanese script, reading 'COVID-19 vaccination Record'

The first shot

Today I received my first AstraZeneca shot. I’ve been in Taiwan for over a year and hopefully being vaccinated will make it easier to visit family and friends. It’s hard some days knowing I can’t just come home to Australia. This feels like a good first step.

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