Here in Taiwan I learned that Japan was also a big part of their history. In Hualien County, eastern part of Taiwan where I am currently residing there was one of the 100 top historical place located. This historical place is The PINE GARDEN where recreational retreat for ranking military officials during the Japanese Ruling.
I don't really know what happen about Taiwan - Japanese Era but as of now there was one event that embrace the influence of Japanese culture here in Hualien County, Taiwan, the Bazaar Little Travel - Hualien Yuko Festival. This event introduces some of the handmade crafts from different experts. Spending 300 TWD consumption from this booths you can experience wearing Japanese uniforms,Yukata & Kimono.
|Japanese Traditional costume|
If you are interested, hurry and catch up! Don't miss because this event will run until tomorrow morning until 5:00 in the afternoon.
花蓮市中正路622巷6號, 970 Hualien City, Taiwan
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Information Credit: Hualien Bureau of Culture, shadowmoon Stra, & Rong Rong Hand You Travel