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Yeh Liu, Taipei, Taiwan

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zsoldicsa's pictureby zsoldicsa Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 4th of October, 2010
Not far from Keelung, on a small peninsula, you can find interesting and bizarre stone formations that have been shaped by water and wind for thousands of years. This park, called Yeh Liu, though not very popular, is a sight to be visited.

From the stone formations, the Queen's Head is the most famous due to its resemblance to the head shape of a Queen. The walkway and the the broken desert stone are an amazing sight too. It is definitely worth a trip to Yeh Liu.

Be sure to visit the 'park' in an afternoon or off-season, because in summer the sun is blazing so hot you can't breath. And there's no shadow you can run to. :)

10 km north-west of Keelung
No 167-1, Kantung Road Taipei

How to get there:
By tour-bus, many hotels organize them.

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial HallShin Yeh Restaurant

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