Hualien, located between the Pacific Ocean and the Central Mountain Range, is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Taiwan. Also, it is famous for natural resources. For instance, Taroko National Park, Chishingtan Beach, and Ching-Shui Cliff. First, in Taroko Park, you can enjoy its stunning and special platform. It is hard to describe the beauty of the gorge. You might be speechless and still in awe after you visited.
http://www.taiwanphoto.com.tw/shop/images/201311/goods_img/4174_P_1383675004747.jpg (Hualien Taroko National Park)
Second, Chishingtan Beach and scenic area is a famous spot in eastern Taiwan. You can not only take beautiful photos but also enjoy warm breeze in summer. Besides, you can also ride a bike along the bike path by the beach. Or even just chill out at the beach.
http://hotel.webwave.com.tw/sep/q08.jpg (Chishingtan Beach)
Finally, Ching-Shui Cliff, located on the section of Suao-Hualien Highway, is seen as one of the most spectacular sights in Taiwan. The cliff is so high and drops almost vertically into the sea. With the special platform, it provides magnificent scenery. Most important of all, you can also appreciate the beauty of the sunrise.
http://taiwan.net.tw/att/1/big_scenic_spots/pic_2228_11.jpg (Ching-Shui Cliff)
These have made Hualien become a popular sightseeing spot. So next time you visit Hualien, don’t forget to visit these beautiful and impressive places.
1. Have you ever been to these three places before? If yes, which one do you like the most? If no, which one would you like to visit the most?
2. Aside from these three spots, where would you like to visit in Hualien?
3. What do you think about tourism industry in Hualien? Is it good or bad?(to the economy, environment…)