Archive for 'Pingtung'
I have just spent ten days accompanying John Seed on a trip around Taiwan. John is an environmentalist from Australia well known for his efforts protecting rainforests around the world and also as a philosopher of Deep Ecology. I met John at the Taoyuan Airport on the morning of 28 March. We then took the high speed [...]
Posted: April 7th, 2011 under Environment, Kaohsiung, Nantou, Pingtung, Religion, Taichung, Taiwan, Taoyuan, Travel.
Tags: buddhism, deep ecology, hongshi college, John Seed, Providence University, rukai, typhoon morakot
The 2010 Justice For All Concert (正義無敵音樂會) was held in Pingtung yesterday. I arrived at the venue in the mid-afternoon while the bands were still doing their sound checks. The venue was a park in the Pingdong Sugar Factory — a big grassy area surrounded by palm trees with a banyan tree providing some nice [...]