Kaohsiung City

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Kaohsiung City
Kaohsiung City in Taiwan

Kaohsiung City (Traditional Chinese: 高雄市, Hanyu Pinyin: Gāoxióng, Tongyong Pinyin: Gaosyóng, POJ: Ko-hiông; coordinates 22°38'N, 120°16'E) is the third largest city of Taiwan, after Taipei City and Taichung City, and the main city in Southern Taiwan.

Subdivisions[change | change source]

Kaohsiung is divided into 11 districts:

The Old City[change | change source]

  • Cijin (旗津區)
  • Gushan (鼓山區)
  • Yancheng (鹽埕區)
  • Zuoying (左營區)

Downtown[change | change source]

  • Sinsing (新興區)
  • Cianjin (前金區)
  • Lingya (苓雅區)

Other[change | change source]

  • Sanmin (三民區)
  • Nanzih (楠梓區)
  • Cianjhen (前鎮區)
  • Siaogang (小港區)

Two islands in the South China Sea are governed by Kaohsiung City and is a part of Cijin District:

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