Monthly Archives: December 2009

Fishmarket in Taiwan

Fishmarket in Taiwan, originally uploaded by Shi Yali. Fresh fish is abundant in Taiwan. Here we are at the fishmarket in Chijin Island in Kaohsiung.

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Elections in Taiwan — Part 2

Noisy firecrackers are an essential ingredient to electioneering. This man holds a box of denotating firecrackers out the car window to draw attention to his candidate, drive away bad spirits and invite good luck. A full size version of this … Continue reading

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Election in Taiwan — Part 1

Election in Taiwan are a lively and colorful affair. A common form of canvassing for votes is riding high on a truck through the streets shouting slogans and greeting the bypassers. A full size version of this image is available … Continue reading

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White Christmas in Taiwan?

Snow in Taiwan is only to be found on the highest mountain peaks, so I made myself some digital snowflakes for a bit of winter feeling (sitting in short sleeves at the computer). To buy the high-rez graphic for $2.50 … Continue reading

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