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308 Highland on air, Neimen
Taiwan

308 Highland, situated at the junction of Neimen District in Kaohsiung City and Zuojhen and Longci Districts in Tainan City, offers a vantage point for a broad view of a spectacular landscape. People can take a close look at the badlands and see the faraway Jianan Plain and coastline from here. The landscape is most stunning at 5 in the morning and at sunset. When the first rays of the rising sun touch the sky, the thick mist and fog hang over the mountains like a sea of clouds. At dusk, the sky turns rosy and blends with the nearby scenery. It was said that a woman used to wait at this highlands for her beloved to return from the sea every day during the Japanese colonial period; therefore, it obtained the name “Wang Ge Tai” (Lover-Awaiting Terrace). In addition to its high-elevation scenery, free range chicken is a well-known delicacy here.

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