Natural Science Museum is located in Taichung City. The Museum had its grand opening in 1986. Later, Exhibition Halls of stage I, II, III and IV were completed. So far, the museum has four multi-media theaters for different subjects, including Space Theater, Birdview Theater, Three-dimensional Theater and Environment Theater. The main exhibition...more
This pleasant-feeling, colorful Canal District establishment is Taichung's first salsa bar, featuring not only salsa music but regular salsa dance classes. Classes are offered Fridays and Saturdays, 7 to 9 p.m., by a visiting professional salsa instructor from London, where this dance is the current craze. Students, who dance in the basement area,...more
Under Park is a very large new multi-purpose disco/lounge/women's work-out club, located underground in what once was the Golden Eye disco pub, beneath the Great Earth movie theater building. Walk down the stairs, through the neon-lit passageways and you'll come to the main attraction--one of Taichung's largest dance floors (400 pings), completely...more
A couple days ago, friends suggested a visit to Pig Pen, hoping to savor some cocktails, dance a bit, and (if lucky enough), get rid of annoying fat around the tummy. Since then, I have again been addicted to this pub, longing to hang out in there every night. Truly speaking, the time spent in Pig Pen is indeed joyful and reminiscent, as long as...more
Taichung's third, and largest, Carrefour is now located along Chung Ching Road, not far from the Freeway. This is one of the French wholesale chain's "Green Stores", meaning that, technically, shoppers must sign up for a membership -- by providing a copy of their company's business license -- to purchase anything. However, "temporary" memberships are given to non-members who show up. The 4,000-ping store features 27,000 types of goods and parking for 800 cars and 300 motorcycles. Despite its size, it's surprisingly easy to miss -- heading west on Chung Ching Rd., it's just past the Freeway, after the large Ford sign on the right.
To me; the image of this city is very much relate to the Ivory tower - University. As, my frined brough me to the night market; just right next to a famous art university of tai Chung. The next place, I was in Tai Chung tTong Hai University for a seminar. So all my activity here in Tai Chung is very much relate to education.more