Taiwan 09 - Alishan May 5th 2009 Time to move on to higher ground after soaking in the sun & sea at Kenting. Next up, Alishan! Looked forward to its sea of clouds, sunrise & Fenchihu bento.
At the Chiayi train station, we purchased the Alishan Forest Railway tickets to Fenchihu, which was like 3/4 way up Alishan. The ticket salesperson was helpful by urging us to consider depositing our trolley luggages at the baggage room as ... read more
Asia » Taiwan In 1895, military defeat forced China to cede Taiwan to Japan. Taiwan reverted to Chinese control after World War II. Following the Communist victory on the mainland in 1949, 2 million Nationalists fled to Taiwan and established a government using th... ... read more