Daily Photo – Happy Lunar New Year

Happy Lunar New Year
Happy Lunar New Year!  We hope everyone is enjoying their holiday!  Here’s a brief list of some holiday-related posts that are popping up:

Dihua Street

Dihua Street 2010
Yesterday, I visited Dihua Street [迪化街], Taipei’s biggest Chinese New Year market.  The last time I visited was during Chinese New Year, so most of the crowds and many of the stalls were already gone.  This time was extremely busy.  Despite how crowded it was, everyone was in a good mood and in the holiday spirit.  If you visit, be sure to go on an empty stomach, because most of the vendors give out plenty of free samples.
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Dihua St. – Shopping for Chinese New Year

Candy

Yesterday, we checked out the action on Dihua St. [迪化街] of people doing their shopping for Chinese New Year. We didn’t do much buying, but we did partake in a lot of sampling.
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