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Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall

Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall (21 Zhongshan South Road 21, Taipei) – this shrine was built for the former ruler of modern-day Taiwan – who ran the country from 1928 to 1975 (when he passed away). Before World War II, he headed Chinese Nationalist Party, the KMT (in mainland China) and contended with Japanese aggression against […]

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About Taiwán

Taiwan, an island nation located off the coast of mainland China, has a history that goes back to the 17th century, when it was divided between settlements established by the Dutch, the Spanish, and the local Kingdom of Middag. In 1683, the mainland’s Qing Dynasty took possession of Taiwan (then known as the time as […]