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'istoric shores...Taiwan--

BOOM!  Somewhere along these shores of Kaohsiung, formerly known as Takow, Chiang Kai-shek arrived after losing to Mao in the Chinese Revolution way back in 1949.   296 more words


Taipei Time!

BAM!  Buddhist temples…local brews…ancient writing systems…and DREAMS. . .they are all here to be explored and admired and appreciated in the great town of Taipei. . 202 more words


Lessons from Taiwan: The Epicentre of East Asian Rivalry

Heads of state from across the Asia Pacific congregated in Vietnam this November for the annual APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting. As global political heavyweights gathered around the diplomatic roundtable in Da Nang however, one placard may have seemed out of place. 1,266 more words

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TAIWAN 2017 Day 1: Hotels, trains, rain, zoo, IKEA, and Imelda's shoes

We’ve travelled outside the country many times before, but for this trip, it’s just the two of us. Sister and I booked seat-sale tickets to Taipei last March 2017. 915 more words