Heritage

Tea for Taipei: Maokong Gondola to Taiwan’s Past

Jeremiah Jenne | December 11, 2018

Writer and historian Jeremiah Jenne takes the Maokong Gondola outside of Taipei for a taste of the country’s tea and a look into its past. Whether it’s a tourist trap or a beloved destination for tea lovers depends on how far you are willing to walk.

Faces of the Wakhan Valley

Jay Tindall | December 10, 2018

The history of the Wakhi people and the Wakhan Valley is complex, and the journey across the Pamir Highway can be unpredictable, barren, and cold. In the faces of the Wakhi people, there is warmth.