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mount datong trail (大同山步道)

distance: 4km

time: an extremely leisurely 2 hours and 20 minutes – including tea stops, exercise stops and tofu pudding stops.

difficulty: 3/10 – there’s a lot of steps but there’s pretty much nowhere to go wrong here. 1,041 more words

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teapot mountain short up and down (茶壺山)

distance: 3.6km

time: 2 and a half hours but you really don’t need that long.

difficulty: 3/10 – the steps are pretty tough but it’s all paved, the sign posts are well-maintained and easy to read. 463 more words

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wu liao jian (五寮尖)

distance: 4.5km

time: five and a half hours, I could have probably reduced the time if I was setting the pace but it’s more enjoyable if you admire the views. 2,606 more words

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New Taipei City Christmas Lights

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Here’s a little video I put together of the Christmas Lights in New Taipei City. We checked the scene out tonight and couldn’t believe how crowded it was. 69 more words


cuei lake and neigou mountaineering footpath (翠湖/內溝山步道)

distance: 3.5km

time: about 2 hours at a very comfortable pace.

difficulty: 7/10 – a range of surfaces underfoot including a lot of rotten-in-the-middle wooden steps and weather-worn sandstone. 1,459 more words

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paozilun hiking trail and silong waterfall (炮子崙步道/四龍瀑布)

distance: 5.5km

time: about 2.5 hours without stops, but it took us about 4 hours to complete with snack breaks, chats with mountain friends about where to go and a stop at the falls. 1,483 more words

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linkou taiping costal trail (林口太平沿海步道)

distance: 3.5km

time: a very leisurely 1¼ hours.

difficulty: 2/10 it’s really very easy, paved, not many places to go wrong, adequate signs, the only difficult point is for the steps. 775 more words

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