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Keelung Destination Guide

Explore Keelung in Taiwan.

Keelung in the region of Taiwan with it's 397,515 inhabitants is located in Taiwan - some 14 mi (or 23 km) North-East of Taipei, the country's capital city.

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Time in Keelung is now 11:42 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Taipei" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Douliu, Daxiqian, Yuhengzi, Qianzhenkeng, Wupaosuo or Fuzhou. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Keelung Gateway Terminal by Asymptote Ar...

03:03 min ( November 27, 2012 by AsymptoteArch)
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Project Description Asymptote's proposal for the Keelung Gateway Port Terminal's landmark tower and the horizontal port terminal buildings create a vast new canopied public space at water's edge that ...

Walking in Keelung Taiwan

02:26 min ( November 21, 2011 by sknb)
Views: 850 - Rating: 5/5


Star Libra @ Star Cruises Keelung Taiw...

01:00 min ( August 12, 2009 by aerostars)
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Star Libra @ Star Cruises , Keelung Taiwan

Ghost Month Festival Parade in Keelung (...

01:30 min ( August 28, 2011 by czechbear)
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The Ghost Month's outstanding traditional festival taking place in Keelung - highlight is the long parade passing harbor quarter after dark


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Keelung during the next days.

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2019

Professional Scrum With Kanban (PSK) At Taipei

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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2019

Scaled Professional Scrum With Nexus (SPS) At Taipei

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Interesting facts about this location

List of shipwrecks in 1967

The list of shipwrecks in 1967 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1967.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.13, 121.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Lists of shipwrecks by year, Maritime incidents in 1967

Ruifang District

Ruifang District is a suburban district in eastern New Taipei City in northern Republic of China (Taiwan). Mining was an important industry in Ruifang in the early 20th century. Gold was mined in Jiufen (九份) and Jinguashi (金瓜石) while coal was mined in Houtong (猴硐). The mining sites became popular tourist destinations after 1990. Area: 70.73 km² Population: 41,690 people (Sep, 2012) In March 2012, it was named one of the Top 10 Small Tourist Towns by the Tourism Bureau of Taiwan.

More reading: Ruifang District homepage
Located at 25.13, 121.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts of New Taipei

Keelung Islet

Keelung Islet is a small island located 3.35 km northeast of the northern shore of Keelung, Taiwan and 4.9 km away from the Port of Keelung. It has an area of 23.91 ha . It is 910 m in length, and 410 m in width including the artificial harbor, the highest point is 182 m above sea level. In ancient times, the island was seen as a sacred place by locals. It was rumoured that a female ghost named Shih-Yun lived there, to mourn over her husband who died in a shipwreck hundreds of years ago.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.13, 121.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Taiwan, Volcanoes of Taiwan

Shifen waterfall

Shifen waterfall is a scenic waterfall located in Pingxi District, Taiwan, on the upper reaches of the Keelung River. The falls' total height is 20 meters (66 feet) and 40 meters in width, making it the broadest waterfall in Taiwan. It is a cascade waterfall in which the water flows in one direction and the rock is sloped in the opposite.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.13, 121.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Waterfalls of Taiwan

Yehliu

Yehliu is a cape on the north coast of Taiwan in the town of Wanli between Taipei and Keelung. The cape, known by geologists as the Yehliu Promontory, forms part of the Taliao Miocene Formation. It stretches approximately 1,700 meters into the ocean and was formed as geological forces pushed Datun Mountain (大屯山) out of the sea. A distinctive feature of the cape is the hoodoo stones that dot its surface.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.13, 121.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of New Taipei, Headlands of Taiwan, Visitor attractions in New Taipei

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