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Taiwan 101: Part 4. Western Taiwan

In 'Top One Hundred' mountains, Aboriginal Culture, Ancient trees, Chunghua County, Cultural relics, Day hikes, Geological curiosities, History, Hsinchu County, Miaoli County, Mountains, Nantou County, Natural history, Photo Collections, Taichung City, Temples and local religious beliefs, Treks and long walks, Waterfalls, Yunlin County by Richard4 Comments

In Taiwan 101 western Taiwan is everything from the Hakka lands of Hsinchu and underrated Miaoli, through Taichung City, Changhua, Yunlin (another under-explored corner of …

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Taiwan’s Top Ten Day Trips

In Ancient trees, Coastal Scenery, Cultural relics, Day hikes, Geological curiosities, History, Hot springs, Hsinchu County, Hualian County, Kaohsiung City, Miaoli County, Mountains, Nantou County, New Taipei City, Outlying Islands, Pingtung County, Taiwan essentials (must-see places and sights), Temples and local religious beliefs, Waterfalls, Yilan County by Richard25 Comments

I’ve just written this piece for a Korean magazine, and while most of the places here have already been put on the Blog, it’s probably worth …