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Happy Dragon Boat Festival 2017 @ Taipei!

It was all happening at Dazhi Riverside in Taipei this morning ~ the final day of 3 days of Dragon Boat Competitions!  The sun was out, the weather was warm, and everyone was rowing hard! In good weather, and with … Continue reading

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端午節 Dragon Boat Festival….

Today is the 5th day of the 5th lunar month and a holiday for  端午節 (Duan-Wu Festival) or Dragon Boat Festival ~ every year Taipei City organizes a huge Dragon Boat Race Competition on the river below the Grand Hotel, so … Continue reading

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Happy Dragon Boat Festival!

Tomorrow is the 5th day of the 5th lunar month ~ and so we eat 粽子 ‘zhong-zi’ the triangular sticky rice wrapped in bamboo leaves and filled with meat or beans or whatever….. Our SJU Staff Fellowship celebrated today with a wonderful lunch cooked… Continue reading

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Walking the Lycra Road!

Dragon Boat Festival weekend, and what better place to celebrate than walking up on the mountains of Yang-Ming Shan. Must leave early to avoid the heat…… First photo shows the view from here to there, and the other photos show the views from t… Continue reading

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