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  • Chiang Kai-Shek Shilin Residence entrance

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    Chiang Kai-Shek Shilin Residence

    Picturesque garden residence of Taiwan’s former leader

    The Chiang Kai-Shek Shilin Residence (臺北士林官邸) is the former official dwellings of Chiang Kai-shek and Soong Mei-ling, the former leader of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and his wife. This […] More

  • Taipei Botanical Garden

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    Taipei Botanical Garden

    Taipei’s relatively unknown botanical paradise

    The Taipei Botanical Garden (台北植物園) is an 8 hectare garden in central Taipei that houses a collection of over 2000 species of plants. It was an important site of study […] More

  • The Lin Family Mansion and Garden

    The Lin Family Mansion and Garden

    Magnificently pretty Chinese-style estate

    The Lin Family Mansion and Garden (林本源園邸) is a lavish estate containing a three-courtyard house and a traditional Chinese garden. Construction started in 1847, and took over 40 years to […] More

  • Getting selfies at Zhongshe Flower Market

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    Zhongshe Flower Market

    Tourist flower market popular with Asian tourists

    Zhongshe Flower Market (中社觀光花市花海) is a busy flower viewing spot to the north of Taichung. It’s the only flower market in the low altitude areas of central Taiwan to have […] More

  • Lotus Pond Dragon Kaohsiung


    Lotus Pond

    Kaohsiung’s most iconic tourist destination

    The Lotus Pond (蓮池潭) is a grand scenic lake in Kaohsiung. Surrounded by an abundance of temples and culturally significant buildings, it’s a beautiful spot to visit any time of […] More