31 Jul '11, 6pm

National Revolutionary Martyr's Shrine (忠烈祠) at Taipei, Taiwan via @robojsl

National Revolutionary Martyr's Shrine (忠烈祠) at Taipei, Taiwan via @robojsl

was built to commemorate soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the country during the War of Resistance against Japan and Civil War between Nationalist Government and the Communist Party. The Martyr’s Shrine was built in 1969 , with the main architecture designed similar to Taihe Dian Imperial Palace in Beijing. The grand design symbolizes the braveness and selfless spirits of the martyrs. Covering a large area, with mountains nearby and facing Keelung River, the Martyr’s Shrine is a significant attraction noting the history and culture of Taiwan.

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Shilin Food Court and Night Market (士林夜市) at Taipei, Taiwan via @robojsl

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Shilin Food Court and Night Market (士林夜市) at Taipei, Taiwan This was my second visit to the Shilin Night Market ( N25.0859...