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Shinkansen in Taiwan


I just got this picture from my friend Koji Maruyama, who is visiting
Taiwan for a conference at the moment.
The train is a Japanese shinkansen that runs on French tracks from
Taipei in the north and Kaohsiung, the second largest city on the
island in the south, in 90 minutes, with a maximum speed of 300 kph.
Taiwan’s high-speed train system incorporating Shinkansen bullet train
technology for the first time outside Japan.

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