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Taroko Gorge

Marvelous, gorgeous Marble Gorge

March 25th 2011
Geo: 23.9949, 121.602Overcast and cool today – but no rain and not bad weather. Woke up early, brekkies, then were met in hotel lobby by driver. We were placed in a mid-size bus (about 16 seats), so we figured we were meeting more people … and, indeed, we were taken to the airport, where we picked up another eight tourists who had flown in from Taipei for the day. Our guide was rathe ... read more
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Chinese/Taiwanese Flag 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
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