Confucius has long been revered for his words of wisdom that have garnered a great following and fans of this Chinese philosopher visiting Taipei should definitely head to the Confucius Temple here. Modelled after a similar temple in Shandong, this well known site can be found on Dalong Street in the city’s Datong District and those in search of luxury hotels Taipei has to offer from which to set off on their travels can stay at Regent Taipei. This 5 star hotel Taipei makes an ideal base and lets you enjoy the very best the city has to offer. Make sure to plan a visit to the Confucius Temple where you can also take in classical Chinese architecture including special characteristics seen in temples such as carvings of dragons and fired pottery. As you wander around the site you will come across a traditional wooden building known as the Ta Cheng hall which also features a Confucius tablet. There is a 7 storey pagoda here too, while not to be missed, if possible, is a visit on 28th September when there are many ceremonies, traditions and performances of music as part of Confucius’ birthday!
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