Articles in Taiwan ( 678 )

678 Articles of interest in Taiwan

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  • 1906 Meishan earthquake

    The 1906 Meishan earthquake (Chinese: 1906年梅山地震; pinyin: 1906 nián Měishān Dìzhèn) was a magnitude 7.1 earthquake which was centered on modern day Meishan, Chiayi County, Taiwan and occurred on March 17, 1906 (during Japanese rule).

  • 1904 Douliu earthquake

    The 1904 Douliu earthquake (Chinese: 1904年斗六地震; pinyin: 1904 nián Dǒuliù dìzhèn) struck central Taiwan with a magnitude of 6.1 at 04:25 on November 6. The quake caused widespread damage and killed 145 people, making it the fifth deadliest earthquake…

  • Yongning Station

    The Taipei Metro Yongning Station is the current terminal station of the Tucheng Line (Blue Line) located in Tucheng District, New Taipei City, Taiwan.

  • Xinying Station

    Xinying Station (Chinese: 新營車站; Hanyu Pinyin: Xīnyíng Chēzhàn; Tongyong Pinyin: Sinyíng Chejhàn), formerly spelled Sinying Station, is a railway station of the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line located in Xinying District, Tainan City…

  • Xinying District

    Xinying District (Chinese: 新營區; Hanyu Pinyin: Xīnyíng Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Sinyíng Cyu; Wade–Giles: Hsin1-ying2 ch'ü1) or Sinying District is a district and the location of second administration center of the city government of Tainan City in Taiwan.

  • Xinshi District, Tainan

    Xinshi District (Chinese: 新市區; Hanyu Pinyin: Xīnshì Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Sinshìh Cyu; Wade–Giles: Hsin1-shih4 Ch'ü1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Sin-chhī; literally: "new market") is a rural district in central Tainan, Taiwan, about 11 km north of Fort Provintia. A…

  • Wujie, Yilan

    Wujie Township (Chinese: 五結鄉; pinyin: Wǔjié Xiāng; Wade–Giles: Wu3-chieh2 Hsiang1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Gō͘-kiat Hiong) is a rural township in the eastern part of Yilan County, Taiwan.

  • Wang-an Airport

    Wang-an Airport (Chinese: 望安機場; pinyin: Wàng'ān Jīchǎng) (IATA: WOT, ICAO: RCWA) is an airport in Wang-an, Penghu Islands, Republic of China (Taiwan). Construction of the airport started in January 1988, and was finished later that year. On May 11, …

  • Su'aoxin Station

    Su-aoxin Station or Su-ao New Station (Chinese: 蘇澳新站; Hanyu Pinyin: Sūào Xīnzhàn; Tongyong Pinyin: Suào Sinjhàn) is a railway station on the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Yilan Line located in Su'ao Township, Yilan County, Taiwan.

  • Spring and Autumn Pavilions

    The Spring and Autumn Pavilions (Chinese: 春秋閣; pinyin: Chūnqiū Gé) are a Taoist temple complex located on Lotus Lake in Zuoying District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Like the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas, the temple is special and unique. It was built in 1953 by…

  • Xincheng Station

    Xincheng Station (Chinese: 新城車站; pinyin: Xīnchéng Chēzhàn) is a railway station of the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) North-Link Line located in Xincheng Township, Hualien County, Taiwan. To promote the sight-seeing in nearby area, the local co…

  • Shuangxi Park and Chinese Garden

    The Shuangxi Park and Chinese Garden (Chinese: 雙溪公園; pinyin: shuāngxī gōngyuán) is located in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan on Zhishan Road. The total area of the park is 2 hectares. Built in 1974 the southern Chinese courtyard style architecture.…

  • Shoufeng, Hualien

    Shoufeng Township (Chinese: 壽豐鄉; pinyin: Shòufēng Xiāng) is a rural township in Hualien County, Taiwan. The township sits in the north segment of Huatung Valley between Taiwan's Central Range and Haian Range near the Pacific Ocean. It has 18,237 inh…

  • Shiding District

    Shiding District (Chinese: 石碇區; Hanyu Pinyin: Shídìng Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Shíhdìng Cyu; literally: "stone anchor") is a rural district in southern New Taipei City, Taiwan.

  • Shengxing Station

    Shengxing Station (Chinese: 勝興車站; pinyin: Shèngxìng Chēzhàn), also spelled Shengsing Station or Shenghsing Station, is a railway station on the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) Western Line (Old Mountain Line). It is located in Sanyi Township, M…

  • Shanhua District

    Shanhua District (Chinese: 善化區; pinyin: Shànhuà Qū; Wade–Giles: Shan-hua; literally: "amelioration") is a suburban district of Tainan, a special municipality located in southwestern Taiwan, about 20 km northeast of Anping.

  • Rinan Station

    Rinan Station (Chinese: 日南車站; Hanyu Pinyin: Rìnán Chēzhàn; Tongyong Pinyin: Rìhnán Chejhàn) is a railway station on the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line (Coast Line) located in Dajia District, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • Rende District

    Rende District (Chinese: 仁德區; pinyin: Réndé Qū; Wade–Giles: Jen2-te2 Ch'ü1) is a rural district in southern Tainan City, Republic of China (Taiwan).

  • Qingshui District

    Qingshui District (Chinese: 清水區; pinyin: Qīngshuǐ Qū) is a coastal suburban district in western Taichung City, Taiwan. The area was known previously as Gumatau (牛罵頭; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Gû-mâ-thâu) and Gumasia (牛罵社), which was a settlement of the Taiwanese …

  • Qigu District

    Qigu District (Chinese: 七股區; Hanyu Pinyin: Qīgǔ Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Cigǔ Cyu; Wade–Giles: Ch'i1-ku3 Ch'ü1) is a rural district of about 23,608 residents in Tainan, Taiwan. It was previously a salt producing area, but now most of the salt products a…

  • Pengjia Islet

    Pengjia Islet (Chinese: 彭佳嶼; pinyin: Péngjiā Yǔ), also known as Agincourt, Dashihshan Islet, Chaolai Islet or Pengchia Islet, is an islet north of Taiwan, and is administered by Keelung City. It is under military control and cannot be visited by ord…

  • Neihu Station

    The Taipei Metro Neihu Station (Chinese: 內湖站; pinyin: Neìhú Zhàn; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Lāi-ô͘ Chām) is located in the Neihu District in Taipei, Taiwan.

  • National Taiwan Library

    The National Taiwan Library (Chinese: 國立中央圖書館臺灣分館; pinyin: Guólì Zhōngyāng Túshūguǎn Táiwān Fēnguǎn) is the oldest public library in Taiwan.