Crowds on the old stairs of Jiufen in Taiwan. Photo: Peter Ford

How to dodge the crowds and enjoy old Taiwan charm of Jiufen, magnet for Japanese tourists

  • Reached by a single switchback road, the century-old mining town is feeling the negative effects of mass tourism
  • But once the sun has set and the crowds have departed, Jiufen becomes the town it once was
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Crowds on the old stairs of Jiufen in Taiwan. Photo: Peter Ford
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