Taichung (click here for website) the third largest city in Taiwan, is located on the west-central part of Taiwan about a four drive from Taipei. Taichung is known for its temples and Taiwanese aborigine culture. Scenic Sun Moon Lake (click here) is located east, southeast of Taichung. CCK (Ching Chuan Kang) Air Base is located in Taichung. It was used by the USAF through the 1970s and today is a ROC air base.
1.) Rest stop. Brian Brady, Dick Ferretti, Unidentified (green t-shirt) and Ray Sorensen (right-plaid shirt). Dawg sleeping on bus (foreground) is Unidentified.
2.) The Big Golden Happy Buddha. Don Wilson (plaid shirt), Steve Swallom, Dick Ferretti, Dennis Kuroda (far right).
3.) The Bagua Big Buddha shrine, Chung-Hua, Taiwan. Steve Swallom (foreground), Dick Ferretti and Brian Brady (right), Pete Conroy (background) and Dave Rauh (background-black t-shirt).   Note: The Bagua Big Buddha shrine took four years to construct. It was dedicated in June 1961.
4.) Sajays dressed in traditional Taiwanese aborigine costumes at Sun Moon Lake.