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Fulong International Sand Sculpture Art Festival 福隆沙雕藝術季: Golden Art

While we’re in the midst of winter in Taiwan, it’s never too early to think about summer.  While most people head to the beach for some R&R, you can also enjoy an art show right by the ocean.  472 more words


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


The best of the best: five fantastic Taiwan day hikes

[Apologies for the false alarm a few weeks ago when I accidentally posted an incomplete version of this blog up on the site and immediately took it down again; it’s now – finally – finished! 2,681 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