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Kaohsiung

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The city of Kaohsiung is located in the country Taiwan of Asia. Stands out for its buildings of architectural value and monuments, its museums and cultural offer, and its several entertainment places.

Passionates to the architecture and monuments may contemplate educational points like Kaohsiung Wenhua Center and National Sun Yat-sen University, a place of interest for tourists like Dragon and Tiger Pagodas, cultural places of interest like Fo Guang Shan Monastery, Buddha Memorial Centre and Confucius Temple, and a landscape enviroment like Taitung Stadium.

People attracted by museums and the world of culture may see cultural places of interest like The Dome of Light, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts and Kaohsiung Museums of History, and an arts entertaiment place like The Pier-2 Art Center.

Fans of leisure and entertaiment areas have landscape enviroments like Taitung Forest Park, Chichin Seashore Park and Xiziwan.

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Kaohsiung City (Chinese: 高雄市; pinyin: Gāoxióngshì; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Ko-hiông; old names: Takao, Takow, Takau) is one of the five special municipalities under the administration of the Republic of China (Taiwan). Located in southern-western Taiwan and facing the Taiwan Strait, it is by area the largest municipality, at 2,947.62 km (1,138.08 sq mi), and second most populous (by urban area) with a population of approximately 2.77 million. Since its start at 17th century, Kaohsiung has grown from a small trading village, into the political, economic, transportation, manufacturing, refining, shipbuilding, and industries centers of southern Taiwan. It is a global city with sufficiency as categorized by GaWC in 2012.

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