A cat welcomes customers to Solo Singer Life, a cafe in the alleys of Beitou, a suburb of Taipei, in Taiwan on Nov. 21, 2015. The cafe is an annex of Solo Singer, a bed-and-breakfast that attracts travelers seeking a more artsy experience in this hot springs village of luxurious resorts.
A cat welcomes customers to Solo Singer Life, a cafe in the alleys of Beitou, a suburb of Taipei, in Taiwan on Nov. 21, 2015. The cafe is an annex of Solo Singer, a bed-and-breakfast that attracts travelers seeking a more artsy experience in this hot springs village of luxurious resorts. Stuart Leavenworth McClatchy
A cat welcomes customers to Solo Singer Life, a cafe in the alleys of Beitou, a suburb of Taipei, in Taiwan on Nov. 21, 2015. The cafe is an annex of Solo Singer, a bed-and-breakfast that attracts travelers seeking a more artsy experience in this hot springs village of luxurious resorts. Stuart Leavenworth McClatchy

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