With a population of 2.7 million inhabitants Taichung (台中市 / Táizhōng Shì in Chinese) is the third largest city in Taiwan. It is located in the west of Taiwan, about 150km southwest of Taipei, 10km from the sea. Taichung is a relatively modern city with few old buildings. During the Japanese period it was the centre of light industry. From a tourist perspective there is not much to see and do in Taichung. The night market is a popular area where to stroll in the evenings and eat and shop. Taichung has a high speed rail (HSR) station with connections to Taipei and Kaohsiung.
01 Night market 02 Watermelon juice bar 03 Fried squid stall 04 Fried squid 05 Pork knuckles
06 Fashion boutique 07 Blonde Chinese girls 08 Noodle soup stall 09 Tiger City shopping mall
10 Taichung international convention centre 11 World trade centre
12 World trade centre 13 Tunghai university
14 National Taichung theater 15 National Taichung theater
16 National Taichung theater 17 Colourful elephant 18 Elephant parade 19 Pastry shop
20 Pastries 21 Pastries 22 Food court in TopCity mall 23 Taxis in the rain 24 Restaurant tables
25 Street at night 26 Pavement 27 Dinner 28 HSR station
29 TopCity mall 30 Huizhong road 31 Herm�s 32 TopCity mall
33 Top City mall 34 Bulgari 35 TopCity shopping mall
36 Taiwan boulevard
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