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Kaohsiung City is a special municipality in southern Taiwan. It ranges from the coastal urban centre to the rural Yushan Range with an area of 2,952 km2 . Kaohsiung city has a population of approximately 2.77 million people and is Taiwan's third most populous city and largest city in southern Taiwan.Since founding in the 17th century, Kaohsiung has grown from a small trading village into the political and economic centre of southern Taiwan, with key industries such as manufacturing, steel-making, oil refining, freight transport and shipbuilding. It is classified as a "Gamma -" level global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, with some of the most prominent infrastructures in Taiwan. Wikipedia


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21 Things to do in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

These are my carefully selected 21 best things to do in Kaohsiung, the most underrated city in Asia. I included gems like Cijin ...

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Here is a list of the TOP 10 THINGS TO DO when you travel to Kaohsiung, Taiwan! My cousin and I recently spent a few days at ...

July 5, 2020

6 Things to Do In Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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April 7, 2019

10 AMAZING THINGS to do in KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN - Stuart's Bucket List

If you are traveling to #Kaohsiung #Travel then this is the perfect #travelguide for you! I spent 48 hours in Kaohsiung, Taiwan and ...

October 6, 2019

First Thoughts on Taiwan | Best Things to do in Kaohsiung

To our surprise we have arrived in Taiwan and our first spot is the southern coastal city of Kaohsiung. These are our first thoughts ...

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