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Gaomei Wetlands (高美溼地) Gaomei Wetland Preservation Area, Qingshui District, Taichung, Taiwan 13

Taichung: Sunset and Sea Breeze at Gaomei Wetlands

A place in Qingshui District, Taichung where the sea and land meets. Its grassy grounds and muddy shorelines is an ideal destination for those seeking fresh sea breeze and to watch the sunset. Formally called Gaomei Wetland Preservation Area (Chinese:...

Elephant Mountain, Xiangshan, Taipei, Taiwan 12

Taipei: Night Hike to Elephant Mountain

Taipei Skyline, viewed from Elephant Mountain view deck To experience the best, picturesque view of the city of Taipei, climb to the top of Elephant Mountain in Xiangshan (象山). It is 183 meters above sea level, and the hiking trail...

(Maokong 貓空, Wenshan, Taipei, Taiwan) 10

Taipei: Riding the Eyes of Maokong

If you’re looking for a different kind of excitement while watching the beautiful city of Taipei, riding in the Maokong Gondola can give you a unique experience. Riding in this cable car gives an extraordinary thrill going to the upper part of...

The Red House (紅樓劇場), Ximendeng Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan 15

Taipei: The Red House of Ximen

Built in 1908 during Japanese rule and designed by Japanese architect Kondo Juro, it was originally a market building but was used as a theater from 1945 onward. It was renovated due to a fire in the 2000s. The Red...

228 Peace Memorial Park 二二八和平公園 Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan. 0

Taipei: 228 Peace Memorial Park

Located at the city downtown, the park is a great place to rest and to stroll on its grounds. The memorial park is dedicated to the victims of the February 28 incidents where dissidents seeking freedom from tyranny were persecuted...

Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan 11

Taipei: Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

The most prominent national monument and historical landmark, the National Chaing Kai-Shek Memorial Hall (國立中正紀念) was built in honor and as a memorial to the former military leader and the President of the Republic of China (aka Taiwan), Chiang Kai-Shek....