from the series Made in China
photo taken from the high-speed train Taipeh – Tainan (Taiwan)
Why are the pictures taken in Taiwan part of a series called Made in China? I have to admit that I knew surprisingly little about politics in this region of the world before my trip, and since business etiquette strongly advises against bringing up politics or the relationship between the two countries in China or Taiwan, I had to do some research beforehand, and read between the lines when I was there…
Brief summary: Both countries consider themselves the “real” China. Be that as it may, the Republic of China (i.e. Taiwan) is a beautiful island!