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Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung, the central city in the southern part of Taiwan, is reputed as a “romantic port city”. It is not just a massive and prosperous port city, but is also rich with fashion and culture. Liuhe Tourist Night Market and Kaisyuan Night Market are favorites of Taiwanese snack lovers, while Dream Mall can satisfy any shopping desire. You can also choose to take in the colorful sights the Dome of Light, located in the Formosa Boulevard MRT Station.
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Popular Attractions in Kaohsiung

Liuhe Night Market
4.2/5
1,211 Reviews
The Liuhe Night Market is found on Luhe Second Road, near the Kaohsiung MRT Meili Dao Station. Turn left along Zhongshan Alley then turn left at Liuhe Second Road,there it is. It is a straight road during the day and it becomes a lively night market after nightfall. An assortment of local delicacies are available and affordable. Vistors from both home and abroad head to here for its reputation. It has been listed as a tourist night market.
The Dome of Light
4.5/5
1,112 Reviews
Modern Architecture
The dome of the beautiful island is located in the dome of the next floor of the Miyajima MRT, and is hand-painted by the internationally renowned artist Maestro Narcissus Quagliata. The work emphasizes the spirit of "love and tolerance", and shows the cycle of human life from birth, growth, glory, to destruction, and then re-emerges with a picture to the public.
The British Consulate at Takao
4.4/5
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The British Consulate is located in the sea and sky of the West Bay. The entire British Consulate is divided into two parts, the Hill Residence and the Yamashita Consulate. The official residence on the hill is a Baroque architecture in the post-Renaissance era. The appearance of red bricks, bamboo downpipes, stone carvings and arches reflect the differences between the British consulates. The first floor of the bureaucracy includes a small shop, a viewing platform and a courtyard. Standing on the viewing platform, you can see the process of the sunset. There is an exhibition room on the second floor. The model and the old map are used to make visitors feel the rich story of Kaohsiung opening for more than 100 years.
Xiziwan Scenic Area
4.6/5
750 Reviews
Seashore
Xizi Bay Scenic Area is situated on the west side of Kaohsiung City, about a 20 minute drive from the city center and next to Kaohsiung Harbor. The South is facing the Cijin Peninsula across the sea, and the North relies on Longevity Hill. It is famous for its gold sandy bathing beaches, sunset seascapes and natural reefs. Xizi sunset is one of the eight scenic attractions in Kaohsiung. And with the background of ships from all over the world entering Kaohsiung Port, it is like a beautiful picture.

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6 Hot Places to Visit in Kaohsiung
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Come to Kaohsiung, enjoy these top 6 hot destinations and feel the “Port of Romance”! As the second biggest city in Taiwan, Kaohsiung is not only regarded as the “Port of Romance”, but also provided with the most beautiful Formosa Boulevard Station in the world, different Pier-2 Art Center and so on. It is so fashionable and cultural. Generally, tourists visit Kaohsiung and Kenting together. If you schedule 1-2 days, basically you can enjoy all attractions there. Big cities, such as Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, have direct flights to Kaohsiung. If you depart from Taipei, it takes 2 hours to get there by high-speed train.
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8 Fancy Places for Young Generation in Kaohsiung
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Young Artists Must-Go 8 selected gathering places for young artists, revealing the different charm of Kaohsiung
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Eating well in Kaohsiung: These 8 Culinary Spots are Worth a Meal
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Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Kaohsiung
Oct 19, 2020 Kaohsiung Weather:Cloudy, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:73%, Sunrise/Sunset:05:57/17:30
Kaohsiung Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Moderate

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I recommended Xiziwan Scenic Area, Cijin Island, Fo Guang Shan, Port of Kaohsiung, Chengcing Lake.
Here are the absolute best restaurants in Kaohsiung: Carb‘s House, Yaletown Bistro, Wang Steak (Kaohsiung Zhongzheng), Kao Rou Zhi Jia, Boston.
Here are the best places to visit in Kaohsiung, including: The British Consulate at Takao, Tuntex Sky Tower, Dream Mall, Cijin Island, Fo Guang Shan.

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