Winter Break in Taipei January 27th 2014 For this winter break, I decided to take a trip down to Taipei, Taiwan. It was a last minute decision and was well worth it. I had yet to visit the island, and this was a great time to take the trip.
I stayed in Taipei during my adventure, with a day trip down to the southern tip of the island to Kenting, Taiwan. I arrived on a Tuesday and spent my first evening getting acquainted with the neig ... read more
Asia » Taiwan » Taipei 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