Japan's lighthouse legacy lives on in Taiwan

Travel Sep 14, 2016

Japan's lighthouse legacy lives on in Taiwan

by Ko Shu-Ling

In the summer of 1867, the American merchant vessel Rover, sailing north from southern China's Guangdong Province, lost its way during a storm, drifted into waters off the southern coast of Taiwan, struck a reef, and sank. While the captain and crew of the ship ...