A set of striking photos from around the city

Usually, we only feature a picture or two in Postcard. But Taylor Washburn's shots of Taipei were so lovely, we decided to run a set of five. Before you scroll down, here's a bit of news from the city:

This week, we're featuring photos from East Asia. Send your best shots to atlanticcities.postcard@gmail.com.

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