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TKOB 25 - 5 Taipei Baboons B

The Baboons B (台北猴王 B) lost 25 – 5 to TK OB  (淡江校友).

Date: 12/7/2014; Place: TMS Rugby Field (Danshui, New Taipei City)

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New Taipei City 0 - 19 Taipei Baboons

The Baboons returned to their winning ways with a commanding display to beat New Taipei City 19-0 in Dansui on Sunday.
Conditions were perfect and the capacity crowd at the Tan Kang Senior High School waited eagerly for what promised to be a feast of rugby on Tan Kang’s state of the art “hybrid” pitch. 364 more words


Sunday Snapshot: Shrimp Fishing [New Taipei City, Taiwan]

If you’re a fan of Anthony Bourdain’s “The Layover”, this picture may remind you of his Taipei episode. Urban shrimp fishing (or shrimping) is a well known past time here in Taiwan. 127 more words


Ju Ming Museum 朱銘美術館: Sculpting Memories

I’m always impressed at the quality and diversity of Taiwan’s museums.  Some people find museums to be too droll, but I love exploring them.  The Ju Ming Museum 朱銘美術館 in New Taipei City may sound like a typical art museum at first, but it is a far cry from many others.  645 more words


Save The Sanctuary!

Sean McCormack’s inspirational venture, a shelter for abandoned dogs and other animals on the north coast of Taiwan, is facing closure after the authorities declared their structures on their new location illegal yesterday (November 20th), despite assurances in the past on the contrary. 1,131 more words

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9 hours in Taiwan

On my way to Korea from Paris, I had a 9 hour layover in Taiwan.  Since I didn’t want to sit in the airport, I looked into tours that left from the airport.   65 more words


20141109 New Taipei City Number One Scholar Cup Go Tournament

Last Sunday, we went to New Taipei City for Number One Scholar Cup Go Tournament. Peggy lost her first three games. We treated it as acceptable and reasonable. 324 more words