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Jun
19
2013

The Sights and Sounds of Taipei

Written by Tony June 19, 2013
Posted in Taiwan

The end of November in Taipei is gray, cold and rainy. Winter monsoons sweep across lower Asia and blanket Taiwan’s north coast in a haze of low clouds and nearly perpetual drizzle. Despite this, Taipei bustles. No one leaves their home without an oversized poncho and the street markets are a sea of umbrellas and canvas awnings. During moments when the rain abates the streets are choked with people rushing to get their business done before the rain begins anew.

Jun
04
2013

Coming Home in Taipei

Written by Stephenie Harrison June 4, 2013
Posted in Taiwan

It all started with snails.