Jun 26, 2008

Taipei in Pictures

As promised...

Leaving Hualien with baggages that would last me 2 months

Cabin of Taroko Express, rather heavy load for a Monday
Leaving behind sunny Hualien to...

...metropolitan Taipei

AChung Rice Vermicelli in XiMenDing, a famous specialty

Scattered shoppers on Monday evening

The following morning to Ikea Restaurant and Cafe (for lunch). Did not get the opportunity to snap the food because I was too hungry I wolfed everything down before realizing I should

Then to MAS Taipei office. Standard MAS interiors with only one representative over lunch hour

Second tallest in the world - Taipei 101 with its jade green glass panels
Love Piazza below Taipei 101

See the queue? They're all waiting for...

...Millet and his time - masterpieces from the Musee d'Orsay

Next door, Taipei Botanical Gardens is a nice green patch in the bustling hub