Excerpt: “We all share a world that is warming slowly, so the record temperatures Taipei is experiencing this year are likely to become more frequent. To look after yourself and your loved ones in our warmer world, you need to learn effective strategies to deal with the problems caused by excessive heat. Fortunately, there are many ways to… Read More »
Excerpt: “Thoughout greater Taipei, a metropolis of nearly seven million inhabitants, you’ll find streets and sectors which residents from other parts of Taiwan and the rest of the world have come to call home, little pockets of immigrants who’ve come to make Taiwan their home over the last century.” “Zhonghe: From Little Burma to Hongludi” published in Centered on… Read More »
Photowalkers is a group of over seven hundred photography enthusiasts in Taipei that gather inspiration and photos while walking around Taipei on guided “Photowalks.” Member Kenneth Dickson describes three especially fruitful areas of the city for photographing the city’s more historic aspects… “Photowalking Through Taipei’s History“, published in Centered on Taipei, April, 2018. Text and pictures. pg 13-15.
Excerpt: “So you’re coming to Taipei! Congratulations, you’ll enjoy driving among the five million vehicles on the road! Crowded streets, traffic jams, accidents…Doesn’t sound too appealing, does it? However, anyone traveling to Taipei should rest easy knowing that it is one of the most accessible cities in the world for those who don’t drive. In fact, there are nine… Read More »