Travel Guide
Located in the middle of Taiwan (Republic of China), it is the second largest city of the country, with a population of 2,7 million. Kaohsiung might not be the most known city within the tourists visiting the region, but it is definetely worth to be discovered for its kept secrets and beautiful and unique culture. The city was founnded in the end of the 17th century and its importance started during the Japanese occupation.... Kaohsiung port is the largest port in Taiwan.In the past, the city name was “Takau”, which means “the beating dog”. If you are planning a trip to the city, you can’t miss the Dome of light, a public artwork in the Formasa Boulevard MRT Station, the largest stained glass installation in the world. The Monkey Mountain (Shoushan) is also a must-see attraction, being a mountain where you can see monkeys all around looking for the best snacks. Finally, you also can visit the Dream Mall, the largest shopping mall in Taiwan, where you can admire the best views to the city from the rooftop of it.
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