June 27, 2005

Taipei Landmarks - McDonald's

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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.
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This is Taiwanese chicken roll. Served very hot.
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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

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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.
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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

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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.
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  • 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

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Pros Truction coming soon for those in favor of Truction.

Posted by Dan at 11:45 PM