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Delve into Zuoying in Taiwan

Zuoying in the region of Kaohsiung is a city in Taiwan - some 181 mi or ( 291 km ) South-West of Taipei , the country's capital .

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Current time in Zuoying is now 10:20 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Taipei " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Douliu, Yongqingta, Zhougongcuo, Yanchao, and Niaosong. While being here, make sure to check out Douliu . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Zuoying ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

TWG2009 Opening Ceremony Preview 世運開幕煙火首見的「環跑式」煙火

1:44 min by wck1215
Views: 48639 Rating: 4.90

(Kaohsiung) On March 25, Kaohsiung Organizing Committee of The World Games 2009 officially announced the content of the opening ceremony. The opening ceremony will be composed of four key elements- te ..

Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (04) 左營→ 世運

4:17 min by cho0730
Views: 11705 Rating: 4.25

Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (04) 左營→ 世運(2008-03-16) ..


Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (09) 後驛→ 凹子底→ 巨蛋→ 生態園區

4:38 min by cho0730
Views: 6848 Rating: 5.00

Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (09) 後驛→ 凹子底→ 巨蛋→ 生態園區(2008-03-16) ..

Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (10) 左營→ 世運[PART 2]

3:36 min by cho0730
Views: 3290 Rating: 5.00

Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (10) 左營→ 世運(2008-03-16 , Night) ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Lotus Lake

Lotus Lake is a man-made lake and popular tourist destination on the east side of Zuoying District in Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan. Opened in 1951, it is famous for the lotus plants on the lake and the numerous temples around the lake, including the Spring and Autumn Pavilions (春秋閣), the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas (龍虎塔), and the Confucian Temple (孔廟). Lotus Lake was the site for several water sporting events for World Games 2009, including canoe polo, water ski, and dragon boat.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.69 120.30 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Kaohsiung, Lakes of Taiwan

Spring and Autumn Pavilions

The Spring and Autumn Pavilions (春秋閣) are a Taoist temple complex located on Lotus Lake in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Like the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas, the temple is special and unique. It was built in 1953 by Chi Ming palace, were two Chinese palace-style pavilions. The complex can be seen from the top of the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.68 120.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Kaohsiung, Places of worship in Taiwan, Taoist temples

Zuoying District

Zuoying District is an administrative district of Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan. Zuoying district has the most populous village in Taiwan: Fushan Village.

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Located at 22.68 120.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Districts of Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung American School

Kaohsiung American School </div> </div> Established in 1989, 'Kaohsiung American School' (高雄美國學校 in traditional Chinese; Gāoxióng Mĕiguó xuéxiào in pinyin; abbreviation KAS) is a private, pre-K through grade 12 college preparatory school located in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The current superintendent is Dr. Thomas Farrell. The school has been accredited to teach the IB Diploma Programme beginning in August 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.68 120.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: American international schools, Educational institutions established in 1989, International schools in Taiwan, Schools accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Schools in Taiwan

Kaohsiung National Stadium

National Stadium (Chinese: 國家體育場; also named 龍騰體育場) is a multi-purpose stadium in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It is currently the largest stadium in Taiwan in terms of capacity. Completed in 2009, it will be used mostly for athletics and rugby events, including hosting the main events for the 2009 World Games. The stadium will have a capacity of 55,000 people. After the games the stadium will likely be used for some Taiwan football team matches.

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Located at 22.70 120.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 2009 establishments, Football venues in Taiwan, Kaohsiung, Multi-purpose stadiums in Taiwan, Sports venues in Taiwan

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