Tag Archives: taipei

photo: taipei, from above

 

Taipei 101 was the world’s tallest building from its creation in 2004 until, in 2010, the inevitable happened and a taller building was built in Dubai.

On our first day in Taipei our PCUSA delegation was taken to the top – the 89th floor inside, with the optional climb to the 91st floor for an outdoor view, which was stunning on a fairly clear day.

Taipei, from Taipei 101
© 2012 erin dunigan

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photo: candy cane flower

As we walked down the streets of Taipei with our hosts, the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan (PCT) Pastor Andrew pointed this flower out to me, growing like a ‘weed’ by the side of the road.

candy cane flower, Taipei, Taiwan
© 2012 erin dunigan

photo: temple prayer

temple prayer, Bangka Lungshan Temple Taiwan
© 2012 erin dunigan

Bangka Lungshan Temple

noodle shop

There was something about the symmetry of this that caught my eye – I loved the lines and the colors. And the food was not bad either!


noodle shop
, Taipei
© 2012 erin dunigan