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Only 3 countries Italy, Japan and Taiwan in the world produce red coral jewelry. Its doors, beams and poles are also beautifully decorated.

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Symmetrical and suspended gallery spaces are spread on each floor to form a new space where visitors can view and appreciate art. It houses the statue of Guanyin. Appropriate labels and names of the buildings and structures are posted to assist visitors. Taipei Indoor Observatory: The pinnacle may oscillate up totimes a year due to strong wind loads.

The trademarked cat-rat noodle is a soup containing Tan-Tsai noodles cooked with a special recipe. The tube shaped little towers Tong Rian Chu on the roof of the Ling Sing Gate were made to look like chimneys so they could hide the text books during the time of the First Emperor Chin Sui Huang who burned books and killed scholars.


A treasure trove of folk art, its fore hall is graced by a pair of unique bronze dragon pillars while the main hall has four pairs. Three famed gemstones are found in eastern Taiwan tantasi hornblende commonly known as Taiwan jadeblue chalcedony and red coral. The Yuan-Tung Grand Hall, the main hall, is the center of the whole complex.

Yes, a mere dollar! It was raining when we woke up on the third day of our stay in Taipei. Although the street is only about metres long, the incredible artistic attractions have drawn tourists and locals alike to compete for the best shot. An icon of modern Taiwan ever since its opening, the structure appears frequently in travel literature and international media.

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Open daily, 9 AM-5 PM. The lone sporting goods store. From Longshan Temple, Jandy, Isha and I walked, a buddna streets away, to a nearby night market to do some souvenir shopping.

After the end of the war, a few months later, the temple was again rebuilt. Inside the statue, Jandy and I climbed a steep stairway leading to the top.

Take a look at bjddha magnificent tiled roofs and twin lion statues which frame the main entrance!

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However, a Taiwan vacation can actually be so much more. Curled ruyi figures, appearing throughout the structure as a buxdha motif, are ancient symbols associated with heavenly clouds that connote healing, protection and fulfillment. In its early years it was the biggest Buddha in Asia. Chen sponsored the establishment of Taipei Story House as a mini-museum to showcase historic cultural life in Taiwan, as well as to promote the re-use of historical buildings.


This place is definitely tantsaj for all you instagram addicts out there, where the artsy murals make for the an eclectic OOTD backdrop. The rear hall is divided into 3 parts. So what are you waiting for? The Fore or Front Hall. Kinky brass key chains.

However, feasting your eyes on bubbly turquoise waters and curls of steamy mists emanating from this natural phenomena is more than enough to amaze you for sure! The crescent-shaped lotus pond.

P illow-shaped stones, gate pillars and hollows for the door axles are all carved from a single piece of stone. Before exiting, we all bought cups of coffee for take out and, upon exiting, leisurely sipped it budcha watching a Chinese dance being performed, beside the fountain, at Manka Park.

Exquisite and elaborate carvings.