By TraNews Reporter Guo Jia Lin
TAIPEI CITY, Taiwan
(TraNews) – “Guandu nature Park” is situated in the junction of Danshui and Jilong River. The place is the only wetland in Taipei City. The park covers over 50 acres, and inhabits abundant of organisms. In some specific season, the park becomes the stopover sites for migrating birds. Recent years, the city government sets up biking trails for people to do exercise and enjoy the beauty of Guandu.
Beside the biking trail, there is a large area of shrubbery. Beneath the trees, there are various of animals like fiddler crabs and mudskippers. When you look up to the clear sky, there are even more birds up above. You can see cattle egret and black drongo at about 3 to 5 in the afternoon. The nature park is one great spot for people to watch birds.
If you want to go to Guandu, you can get off at MRT Guandu Station. Start biking from the biking trail beside Guandu Temple. Along the winding trail, you will be apart from the bustling city. what comes to your eyes is the simplest natural world. It only takes half an hour to get to Beitou. The trail is perfect for all ages for it doesn’t have a lot of slopes. The green trees and clear sky will definitely make you forget about all the stress. With limitation of develop, you can’t see buildings blocking your sight. The spacious surrounding spreads in front of you barely.