If you are visiting Taipei, be sure to include in your itinerary a trip to the Taipei temples and the Road to Heaven. The Road to Heaven is simply Xinsheng South Road, a major road in Taipei that is also sometimes called 8th Avenue. It earned the nickname Road to Heaven because of the places of worship found along its stretch. You will see different temples, churches, shrines, and mosques along Xinsheng South Road, which makes the place worth a visit.
Among the places of worship that you will find in the Road to Heaven are Baoan Temple, Taipei Confucius Temple, and Xingtian Temple. You will be amazed at the variety of structures and the different architectural styles of these places of worship. Before going to [Read more…]