Day 12.  Taipei 101 and the National Palace Museum 

Drawing the curtains back, it appeared to be a dull morning but thankfully with no rain.  The two Japanese ladies we met at breakfast yesterday were around again at the same time this morning so we exchanged pleasantries and wished them a good day. Our plan for the morning was to visit Taipei 101 which until …

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Day 15.  Daan Park and Elephant Mountain, Taipei 

It was lovely warm, sunny morning so after breakfast we strolled along to the Nanjing Fuxing MRT station on the Brown (Wenhu) line.  This overground line differs from the others as it runs on tyres on concrete tracks. Alighting at Daan station, a residential area of the city, we walked westbound to Daan Park hoping to …

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