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Dragon Boat Festival, Hsinchu (龍船節) (via joshintaiwan.com)

Posted on: June 7, 2011


Dragon Boat Festival, Hsinchu (龍船節) Yesterday marked the annual Dragon Boat Festival in the world of Chinese culture. It is celebrated through racing dragon boats – large oar-powered boats with dragon heads. The races resemble that of a Western regatta, with teams competing throughout the day. These races were held at Nanliao, Hsinchu. The above boat was towing boats back to the starting point after the race. It would let them go nearby, and the crew of each boat would have to ease … Read More

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