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Keelung Map, Taiwan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Keelung Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Keelung with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Keelung useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Keelung!

Keelung History

In the early 17th century, Keelung natives first made contact with the Europeans. In 1626, Spanish expeditionary forces left Luzon and established a fort in Palm Island (now known as Hoping Island) which they named “La Santissima Trinidad” or “San Salvadore.” Keelung remained under Spain until 1642 until the Dutch finally forced the Spaniards to surrender. Consequently, the Dutch changed the name of the fort... read more

Keelung Travel Guide

The beautiful port of Keelung is one of the largest and most important cities in Taiwan. Due to its mostly rainy weather, Keelung earned the nickname of Rain Port. Taiwan is under the jurisdiction of the Republic of China, but its rich history hasn’t always been linked to that of mainland China. In the past, Portuguese colonists have called Taiwan Formosa, meaning beautiful, and this name accurately describes the... read more

Keelung Sightseeing

Bordered on three sides by mountains and a vast ocean on the other, Keelung is regarded more as a defense fortress than a tourist destination. Nevertheless, the forts constructed along the harbor of the city grant its visitors a breathtaking view of the area. Likewise, natural geologic outgrowths create visually enticing Keelung Sights as well. read more

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