June 27, 2005

Taipei Landmarks - McDonald's


Posted by Dan at 02:46 AM

Traditional Food For Last Dinner Meal in Taiwan

We didn't have Taiwanese icecream for the first dish. This picture is only to document the perpetrators.

This is Taiwanese chicken roll. Served very hot.

The street chicken roll shop. As we sat at the table behind the shop, many people stopped and bought chicken rolls to take home.

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Posted by Dan at 01:45 AM

June 26, 2005

Taipei Landmarks - Subway


Posted by Dan at 09:13 AM

Yang Ming Shan Park

Today we went to Yangmingshan National Park. It was named after Wang Yang-Ming, a Ming dynasty philosopher. It bacame a protected park in 1981. We took Bus #685 and Bus #5 to get to the park. Bus #260 and Bus #685 got us back.

Well I got my photo of a butterfly. There were many others but they wouldn't hold still for me.

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Posted by Dan at 05:46 AM

June 25, 2005

Taipei Landmarks - Haagen Dazs in Taipei 101

Yes, that is Bill Clinton over my shoulder.
Notice his math is as good as his character.
(I'm sorry. I forgot this is NOT a political blog.)

Posted by Dan at 10:08 AM

Taipei 101 - Worlds Tallest Building

Yes, I know. This is just a "proof I was there" photograph.

  • World Records in 2004

    • Structure Height at 508 meters.

    • Highest Roof at 448 meters.

    • Highest Occupied Floor at 438 meters.

  • Fastest Elevators at 1,010 meters per minute


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Posted by Dan at 09:19 AM

June 24, 2005

Cons Truction

Pros Truction coming soon for those in favor of Truction.

Posted by Dan at 11:45 PM