Cigu Salt Mountain and the Taiwan Salt Museum

Cigu Salt Mountain and the Taiwan Salt Museum (Qīgǔ Yánshān gēn Táiwān Yán Bówùguǎn 七股鹽山跟台灣博物館) If you mention Cigu to most people, they will invariable think of salt. Due to the area’s long history of generating salt and its current contribution of over 60% of the nations salt production, it is pretty clear why the … Continue reading

Taijiang Ecological Culture Zone

Taijiang Ecological Culture Zone You may not know it from the flat, suburban sprawl, but Tainan is on the doorstep of one of Taiwan’s eight national parks. The Taijiang National Park encompasses much of the coastline and estuaries north of Tainan City. Even within the city limits, sporadic areas are designated national parkland. The Taijiang … Continue reading