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Photos, stories, and articles from cultural events, and places in Taiwan

Underground radio stations in Taiwan: a bizarre tale of politics and kidney failures

Underground radio stations in Taiwan: a bizarre tale of politics and kidney failures

After Taiwan’s Opposition, the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), has won the legislative by-elections, underground radio stations triumphantly broadcast the news of victory. The radio presenters didn’t forget to remind their audience: “Taiwan has succeeded! We have taught the Kuomintang government a lesson! But after having taught a lesson, let’s not forget our health – dear […]

Brickyard Kaohsiung: Black Reign

Brickyard Kaohsiung: Black Reign

Today January 9th, 2010 I arrived at the Brickyard in Kaoshiung for another great event call Black Reign, and the place was soo packed up with people. When I 1st arrive they had started early with many people dancing everywhere. The music was booming and the event got soo wild when they changed the music […]

Brickyard Kaohsiung: La Noche

Brickyard Kaohsiung: La Noche

I helped out the Brickyard bar in Kaohsiung Taiwan on their La Noche Latina Event with some Photography. The Day of the event they had 2 hours of the Latino Salsa Dancing Class for everyone before the Latino Band arrived. I enjoyed the lessons they offered for everyone, which was awesome for everyone in Taiwan […]

How do I find a Taiwanese Aborigine?

How do I find a Taiwanese Aborigine?

How do I find a Taiwanese Aborigine? – A search for someone who belongs to that 2% of the population Taiwan talks and writes quite a lot about. Multiethnic Taiwan? That slogan seems to be rather odd for Westerners like me who from kindergarten on are used to socializing with immigrants from all over the […]

Taipei 101 fireworks

Taipei 101 fireworks

This Taipei 101 2010 New Year’s Eve fireworks video was submitted by our new friends Bacon and Alisha. We spent New Years at the Taipei Country Club with a great view of the fireworks on Taipei 101. The party was a lot of fun and we all enjoyed ourselves. The song is a mix I […]

Dream Mall Concert

Dream Mall Concert

Today When I Arrive at Dream Mall, the place is pack with people and medias. Of course I have back stage pass with the full Area Access anywhere I want. There are 3 Types of the pass around the Concert: Half Area Pass- which you only allow to be anywhere at the front of the […]

 Very Unlucky Houses’: Hong Kong invests, Taipei avoids

Very Unlucky Houses’: Hong Kong invests, Taipei avoids

Very Unlucky Houses’: Hong Kong invests, Taipei avoids Hong Kong’s hongza: Investing in property where terrible things have happened Recently someone jumped to his death from a high-rise in Hong Kong’s expensive Mid-levels (半山區) residential area. The person fell into the flower pots of the first floor apartment’s private terrace. The first floor tenants moved […]