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... area called Daan, where I live and that has top infrastructure.
Too more curious information:
- On Taoyuan airport a Jumbo jet parked at the gangway was lifted 50 cm off the ground by the wind
- The 900ton damper in Taipei 101, one of the world highest buildings moved the most ever for hours - up to one meter.
... suppose to have wind speeds between 120- 140 miles per hour! It is considered a category 7 Typhoon and I guess that is why it obtained the name of "super". It you check out the weather channel, they have a wonderful article about it!
http://www.weather.com/storms/typhoon/n ews/typhoon-soudelor-forecast-west-paci fic-taiwan-japan
Well, on a good note there is a giant loud speaker right outside my building to let us ...
... about getting to Taipei and settling in, assign rooms, and setting the scene for the coming week.
We had a very full schedule of events, and the days started at 7 am.
On Day 2 we went to the Presidential Palace and Taiwan University before lunch, followed by Sun Yet San Memorial for the changing of the guard, and a visit to Taipei 101 to look out over the city.
It was ...
... restaurant (in Taiwan only) to check out if this novelty could really be a reality !! Oh yes it is and they serve their food in toilet looking bowls! We also saw a performing monk on the street who did an amazing performance really quite scary what he was capable of it was so fascinating !! we've had many more bubble teas and I'm already sad about soon leaving behind the possibility of buying a bubble tea around every corner. ...
... On the subway, we made a slight change of plan and opted to go visit the Chiang Kai-shek memorial hall, a massive building surrounded by the National Theater Hall on one side and the National Concert Hall on the other. It is a very imposing structure and I suppose a source of controversy for some based on who CKS was. I will no speak of pros or cons on the matter, but the architecture of both the gate and the ...