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Hsinchu Destination Guide

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Hsinchu in the region of Taiwan with it's 404,109 habitants is a place located in Taiwan - some 39 mi (or 63 km) South-West of Taipei, the country's capital.

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Local time in Hsinchu is now 02:45 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Taipei" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Douliu, Yanshuigang, Xiadali, Daping, Taipei or Keya. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Hsinchu Taiwan

02:09 min ( November 15, 2012 by Jason Dundon)
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Back alley fireworks entertainment

Welcome to Taiwan via Hsinchu City Aethy...

01:07 min ( March 06, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Diwali 2011 at NTHU Hsinchu Taiwan

03:22 min ( October 24, 2011 by Kapil Pendse)
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Typhoon Saola in Hsinchu Taiwan

00:52 min ( August 04, 2012 by Alexey Smirnov)
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Interesting facts about this location

National Chiao Tung University

National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) is a national university located in Hsinchu, Taiwan. NCTU is oldest and one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan and the world. According to Academic Ranking of World Universities, NCTU ranks 47th in Computer Science in 2012. It also ranks 50th worldwide in the engineering field overall in 2012. According to the Nature Publishing Index Asia-Pacific (2012, corrected count), NCTU ranks as 2nd institution (1st university) in Taiwan.

More reading: National Chiao Tung University homepage
Located at 24.8, 120.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Education in Hsinchu, Educational institutions established in 1896, Educational institutions established in 1958, Jiaotong University, Universities and colleges in Taiwan

National Tsing Hua University

National Tsing Hua University is one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan. There are now 7 colleges, 17 departments and 22 independent graduate institutes in the university.

More reading: National Tsing Hua University homepage
Located at 24.8, 120.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Education in Hsinchu, Educational institutions established in 1911, Educational institutions established in 1956, Universities and colleges in Taiwan

Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park

Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park is an industrial park established by the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) on December 15, 1980. It straddles Hsinchu City and Hsinchu County on the island of Taiwan. Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park was founded by Kwoh-Ting Li, former Finance Minister of Republic of China. Inspired by Silicon Valley in the United States, Li consulted Frederick Terman, on how Taiwan could follow its example.

More reading: Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park homepage
Located at 24.8, 120.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:High-technology business districts, Industrial parks in Taiwan, Science parks

Zhubei

Zhubei City is a city located in northern Taiwan. It is the county seat of Hsinchu County. Area: 46.83 km² Population: 148,006 people (2012.3)

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.8, 120.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Taiwan, Hsinchu County

Hsinchu County

Hsinchu County is a county in north-western Taiwan. The population of the county is mainly Hakka; there is a Taiwanese aboriginal minority in the southeastern part of the county. Zhubei is the capital of Hsinchu, where the government office and county office is located. Hsinchu is where most of the industrial factory and office of computer related companies are located, most known as Hsinchu Technology Zone in Taiwan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.8, 120.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Taiwan, Hsinchu County

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