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Taipei 101 tower

Taiwan and 5 attractive travel destination

Dubbed Formosa “beautiful island”, Taiwan today is also very worthy with this names, with many travel attractions interesting, showing both the natural beauty, culture, tradition and strokes most beautiful modern city of the Asian.

Hereafter, asiatravelhot will introduce to travelers top 5 addresses major attractions that you should not miss when traveling to Taiwan.

1. Taipei 101 tower

Taipei 101 tower

Taipei 101 tower

Coming to tour Taiwan first sights that traveler can not disregard that is Taipei 101.  Construction was started in 1999, Taipei 101 tower located in Xinyi District, the central area the most bustling of Taipei city, Taiwan. This building is called Taipei 101 because it has 101 floors and 61 elevators in the building served for moving.

 At the intersection Songlian and Xinyi on the eastern entrance of the tower is a large fountain made of stone was designed as a symbol of wealth and prosperity according to Chinese feng shui. 

2. Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake

Hotel-Del-Lago-Sun-Moon-Lake

Hotel-Del-Lago-Sun-Moon-Lake

2nd destination where visitors can not miss the tour itinerary Taiwan is Sun Moon Lake. Sun Moon Lake is the largest freshwater lake of Taiwan about 900 hectares wide. Especially green water lake which was very nice and even more beautiful when in the dusk or dawn. Around the lake there are many other attractions are also very interesting.

3. Taroko Gorge National Park

Taroko Gorge National Park

Taroko Gorge National Park

Tsingshui cliff

Tsingshui cliff

Taroko Gorge National Park is also quite interesting destination for traveler. Taroko National Park in northeastern Taiwan, has long been famous for the majestic canyons, lava river and vegetation extremely rich, but the most famous still is Paiyang waterfall and Tsingshui cliff, they are the most perfect wonders of the natural wonders of Taroko National Park. Besides, the rich diversity of flora and fauna is also interesting travel attraction, can be found here half the mammal species in the world and the plants concentrate the vast forests.

4. Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress is also the travel destinations that should not be missed when to with Taiwan Land Tour. As the former capital of Taiwan ancient, very suitable for visitors sightseeing, rest and learn the ancient tradition. In 1975, after 100 years under construction, the Taiwan government has fix fortress to become where visiting traveler service.

5. National Palace Museum

National Palace Museum

National Palace Museum

Coming to Taiwan, would be jeopardized if you ignore the National Palace Museum. The museum is located in the heart of Taipei, a place to garniture of artifacts of Chinese culture. These artifacts are on garniture here can be seen as inherent essence of tradition, history and culture of China.

Tat Tak School

Asia Travel : The most Scary places

If you are a strong person, loves adventure, exploring the mysteries, the following places you should visit if you have plans to travel in Asia.

Top 10 Scary places in Asia

1. Tat Tak School, Hong Kong – Asia

Tat Tak School

Tat Tak School

Tat Tak school be supposedly place be haunted the heaviest in Hong Kong. Here circulated scary stories about the ghost of a woman the red shirt. Many taxi drivers even refused to go on the road leading to the school. Because roadside full of graves with countless other macabre rumors about them.

2. Lawang Sewu building, Indonesia – Asia

Lawang Sewu building

Lawang Sewu building

In front of this building happened a bloody clash between the Japanese military and the Indonesian military. It is rumored that its basement served as a place for detention and torture of people brutally.

3. Chibichiri cave, Okinawa, Japan – Asia

Chibichiri cave

Chibichiri cave

This cave in World War 2nd is the place witnessed the Japanese soldiers committed suicide in order not to surrender US military. Moreover, this is also where countless innocent people were executed or committed suicide. death’s-head wall is high as a memorial, is testament to a event dolorous in history.

4. Clark hospital, Philippinese – Asia

Clark hospital

Clark hospital

Clark Hospital is a works of the US military. In 1991, when the Mount Pinatubo erupted, the US air base moved to here. Countless US soldiers were killed and it is thought that their ghosts still wander in the hospital.

5. Bagua Prison, Taiwan – Asia

Bagua Prison

Bagua Prison

Green Island of Taiwan is a famous tourist destination. It has a colonial prison Bagua, where the detention and torture of political prisoners in period White Terror (1949-1987). Souls of the dead still haunt this historic landmark.

6. Yeongdeok House, Korea – Asia

Yeongdeok house

Yeongdeok house

This house is rumored to be where the suicide of a young girl lovelorn. Moreover, on the hill where the house is located, is believed to have countless corpses Korean soldiers were buried during World War 2nd. The story was weaving from the ghosts have turned the place into a scary places of Korea.

7. Ghost Hill, Penang, Malaysia – Asia

Ghost Hill

Ghost Hill

aTop Ghost hill is a war museum. It used to be a bastion of the British army with many soldiers died. Locals extant ghost story about a Japanese officer has suppressed and implementation beheaded of civilians publicly during World War 2nd still obsess the hill. Even the construction workers on the island said they have seen firsthand ghost in the museum.

8. Phra Si Sanphet temple, Ayutthaya, Thailand – Asia

Phra Si Sanphet temple

Phra Si Sanphet temple

More than 50 years ago, bandits stole a gold from this sacred temple and cursed. Then, turn each one of them died a horrible way. Thrilling story, the mystery of the deaths have become legends of the locals Ayutthaya.

9. Silence tower, Diu, India – Asia

Silence tower

Silence tower

Silence Tower, also known as Dakma, is a construction of the Zoroastrian faithful. The tower was built to put dead bodies for … raptors.

10. Tiger cages, Con Dao, Viet Nam – Asia

Tiger cages

Tiger cages

Con Dao Vietnamese transliteration is “Côn Đảo”

Tiger cage is prison system be The French colonialists, the US Empire and the Republic of Vietnam government use to detain and torture those Vietnamese patriotic in war. This prison is known for torture extremely cruel, barbaric and history is a testament to the unjust war took place in the country Vietnam.