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  Keelung - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung (Chinese: 基隆; pinyin: Jīlóng; Wade-Giles: Chi-lung; POJ: Ke-lâng) is a county-level city of Taiwan Province, Republic of China.
Keelung was first inhabited by the Ketagalan, a tribe of Taiwanese aborigine.
Keelung became a town in Keelung District, Taipei Prefecture in 1920 and was upgraded to a city of Taipei Prefecture in 1924.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Keelung   (186 words)

  
 Keelung   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung (基隆 Pinyin: Jīlóng, Wade-Giles: Chi-lung) is a county-level city of Taiwan Province, Republic of China.
Keelung is nicknamed the "The Rainy Port" (雨港).
Not to be confused with the Australian Geelong, which is not a sister city of Keelung.
www.theezine.net /k/keelung.html   (187 words)

  
 Keelung Taiwan Jobs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung, the second-largest port city in Taiwan, is very prosperous as a result of Taiwan's booming export-based economy.
Keelung is a port city northeast of Taipei.
Keelung weather is sunny and mild in the summer with short afternoon thunderstorms.
www.jobmonkey.com /teaching/asia/html/keelung.html   (329 words)

  
 Colguhoun1885.doc
Keelung is situated on the shores of a bay situated between capes Fuki and Petow, lying some twenty-two miles apart.
In the bay is Keelung island, a remarkable fl rock rising precipitously on all sides, with a somewhat flat summit, 580 feet in height.
At present the depth of water in Keelung harbour is not sufficient for large ocean steamers to gain the requisite shelter from the N.E. monsoon, owing to the accumulation of ballast, which has for many years been thrown overboard, by the junks.
academic.reed.edu /formosa/texts/Colquhoun1885.html   (12931 words)

  
 Keelung - Wikitravel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung is a port city in the north of Taiwan, near the capital, Taipei.
Keelung is about a thirty minute ride from Taipei by either freeway bus or train.
Travelers heading into Keelung should be aware that although Keelung lies on the extreme north end of the main Western Line it is not accessible on all trains running north, many of which are bound for the east coast and will not pass through Keelung.
wikitravel.org /en/Keelung   (486 words)

  
 Sun.Star Bacolod - Mayor arrives from Taiwan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung said Leonardia has been helpful to Bacolod since 1997 after a sisterhood pact was signed between the two cities.
Among the Keelung assistance given to Bacolod are ambulances and motorcycles used by the traffic policemen.
Keelung, dubbed as the "Port City" of Taiwan, has 310,000 people that has an annual budget of $500,000 a year.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/bac/2004/09/03/news/mayor.arrives.from.taiwan.html   (304 words)

  
 Keelung Photo Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Even though the Chinese names are different, the English pronounciation for both names is the same - Keelung.
This city of 400,000 is located north of Taipei and is Taiwan's 2nd largest port.
Keelung's skyline taken from the hilltop Chungcheng Park, which is crowned by a white 74-foot (23-meter) statue of Kuan Yin, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy.
www.geocities.com /asiaglobe/gallery/keelung.htm   (80 words)

  
 Catholic School in Taiwan
Being a major port city, Keelung has an abundance of 24 hour supermarkets, laundromats, restaurants, internet cafes, etc. The market along Keelung Harbor is famous for it’s fresh seafood.
The northeast skyline of Keelung is dominated by the huge white statue of Kwan Yin, the Buddhist goddess of mercy.
Keelung is also just 10 kilometers away from Yehliu Park, which is famous for it’s bizarre, jagged rock formations.
www.aacircle.com.au /catholic_school.htm   (232 words)

  
 Corpus Christi Online - / City sees profit in Sister Port
During visits to Keelung, Corpus Christi city officials saw how that port, similar in size to Corpus Christi's, is doing a booming business in cargo besides oil.
But Keelung's is bringing in ship lines such as Evergreen Maritime Corp. of Singapore, one of the largest freight shipping companies in the world.
Keelung has made a good business from cargo containers -- goods in large metal boxes like those on semitrucks, which can be taken from ships and placed on trucks or railcars, officials said.
www.caller2.com /autoconv/newslocal98/newslocal549.html   (658 words)

  
 Port of Taipei (Keelung), China
Keelung is situated along the East China Sea on Taiwan’s northeast tip and has long been an important Taiwanese seaport.
It is a gateway to the island’s most magnificent coastal scenery and a convenient location for cruise passengers to begin a journey overland to Taipei.
Visitors to this city are treated to a fascinating collection of temples and shrines as well as one of the world’s finest museums.
www.mygayweb.com /cruises/port?PortID=163   (93 words)

  
 Sun.Star Bacolod - Keelung officials turn over trucks, computers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Keelung people also vowed to give additional motorcycles for the Bacolod City Police, added Leonardia.
The modern dump truck, Leonardia said, will be used to augment the present number of hauling trucks intended for garbage collection, while the 30 computer units will be given to the Bacolod City College.
Keelung, the port city of Taiwan, has been the sister-city of Bacolod since 1997.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/bac/2004/10/18/news/keelung.officials.turn.over.trucks.computers.html   (182 words)

  
 Keelung [Chilung] - Taiwan
Northern Taiwan's major port city, Keelung lies within reach of Taipei but retains a feel all its own.
Keelung is the site of the HQ Third Naval District (northern Taiwan and Matsu group).
One report suggests that all ships based at Keelung have been moved to Suao Naval Base due to lack of space.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/taiwan/keelung.htm   (81 words)

  
 Bikini Atoll Establishes Sister City Ties With Keelung City, Taiwan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung City, located in the north of Taiwan, is surrounded by mountains on three sides and by the sea on the other.
Keelung City is a multi-use seaport blended with fishery, military and business roles because of its important geographic location in Taiwan.
Keelung has a population of about 380,000 and has a democratically elected local council of 32 members.
www.bikiniatoll.com /sistercitytaiwan.html   (386 words)

  
 Keelung Hotels - Discount hotels in Keelung, Taiwan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
For Keelung hotels and resorts, our Taiwan hotel reservation services provide the perfect solution.
With a wide selection of hotels to choose from, there is sure to be something for every travellers taste and budget.
Keelung Hotels Taiwan - Copyright 2003 www.worldwide-hotel-reservation.com © All rights reserved.
www.worldwide-hotel-reservation.com /taiwan/keelung   (136 words)

  
 Ngoisao.net - Keelung huyen bi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Không thể tả vẻ đẹp mà tạo hóa ban tặng cho Keelung, nét đẹp chỉ có trong tranh thủy mặc.
Keelung là hòn đảo nằm phía Bắc Đài Loan, với tổng diện tích hơn 132km2.
Có thể gọi Keelung là cảnh tự nhiên rộng lớn, với vịnh ăn sâu vào nội thành.
ngoisao.net /News/Choi-gi/2004/10/3B9AE8D2   (492 words)

  
 Keelung   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung is the largest sea port in northern Taiwan.
This picture of Jean with Jet Lag Boy was taken by Julia with Jean's camera.
On a side note, the small towns we went through as we approached Keelung reminded me a lot of some of the small river and steel towns in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (U.S.A.).
www.cisnet.com /~ralcorn/KEELUNG.HTM   (103 words)

  
 Keelung hotels: Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung, Keelung, Taiwan. Hotel description, reviews, deals from ...
Keelung hotels: Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung, Keelung, Taiwan.
Unique in all of Keelung is the elegant European style 2-storey banquet hall that easily accommodates up to 600 guests, perfect for any reception, business functions and conferences.
Other than that hotel is good value for the money, and with not too much chooice in Keelung, a good place for business or leisure traveller.
www.asiahotels.com /hotelinfo/Evergreen_Laurel_Hotel_Keelung   (455 words)

  
 135/Panorama of Events/Report from Formosa
On May 18, the Keelung Environmental Protection Bureau held a spring 2002 voluntary beach cleaning activity at the Auti fishing harbor in Waimushan District.
The mayor of Keelung thanked the volunteer workers in advance for their enthusiastic participation, and the work began.
One sister initiate said that she had refrained from coming to this beach for recreation because it was dirty and filthy.
godsdirectcontact.us /sm21/enews/www/135/sp7-1.htm   (581 words)

  
 Saturday Around Keelung   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Keelung is one of Taiwan's most interesting areas, containing both important yet not widely known historic sites, and interesting hikes and history.
One Saturday we stayed at a friend's house to visit a small but historic reservoir, Taiwan's first, and then the mining region south of Keelung.
Saturday morning dawned bright and unusually clear, with good views of the mountains in the Keelung area.
users2.ev1.net /~turton/sak.html   (800 words)

  
 Evergreen Laurel Hotel - Keelung hotel reservation for Evergreen Laurel Hotel, Taiwan
With an ideal location overlooking the Keelung Harbor, the Evergreen Laurel hotel is considered as the finest international business hotel and the most imposing landmark in Keelung.
In-Room Facilities: Individually controlled air conditioning, mini bar, Swivel satellite color TV with remote control, Dual-line IDD telephone can be connected with personal facsimile, and Internet, marble bathroom, makeup mirror, hair dryer, excellent fireproof and soundproof with shear wall construction and laminated glass, Free mineral water, coffee & tea bags and other extra benefits.
In the Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung, the spacious Health club and recreation center offers fully computerized exercise equipment, steam room and sauna, aerobic studio and an indoor heated swimming poor.
www.orientaltravel.com /hotel/city/det_Evergreen_Laurel_Hotel.htm   (210 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net
The Mayor of Keelung City, Legislative Committee members, council members and representatives from different walks of the society were paying attention to this event and eight representatives gave the supportive speech at the press conference.
Former Mayor of Keelung City, Professor of Ocean University, Yang Wenheng said that Lin Shiaokai was of his same occupation that doing researches about ocean engineering.
The Keelung people welcomed the bike tour to appeal for the human rights, and hoped those four women would return to Taiwan soon.
www.clearwisdom.net /emh/articles/2003/10/31/41844.html   (770 words)

  
 Discount Keelung Hotels Taiwan with lionhotels.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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www.lionhotels.com /Keelung-Hotels.htm   (337 words)

  
 Keelung/Taipei : General Information - 7 Blue Seas
Hop on the bus at Keelung, where your cruise ship will dock, and hotfoot it to the boisterous, teeming, expensive, and fascinating capital city of the island of Taiwan.
Plan ahead and get a good night's sleep because Taipei, like many Chinese metropolises, is a blast of population, energy, and activity, and you'll need your resources.
With all the city threw at you, you still made it through the day intact, ready to visit again for another crack at it.
www.7blueseas.com /destinations/port.asp?rid=3&pid=145   (907 words)

  
 Details of: Keelung Harbor Bureau
Keelung was opened as a commercial port in 1863.
PortFocus.com, source for port information and local service providers.
Since then, Keelung Harbor has made great progress and rnaks now as one of the major ports of the world.
portfocus.com /details/969805925.html   (99 words)

  
 Taiwan Hotels - Evergreen Laurel Hotel Taiwan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This enchanting seaside hotel tower's high over the sea approaches to Keelung and also offers panoramas over Chung Cheng Park to the interior mountains, all just a stone's throw from the city's commercial district and colorful Temple Row.
Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung (5 Star) with an ideal location overlooking the Keelung Harbor, the Evergreen Laurel hotel is considered as the finest international business hotel and the most imposing landmark in Keelung.
The hotel provides individually controlled air conditioning, mini bar,swivel satellite color TV with remote control,Dual-line IDD telephone can be connected with personal facsimile, and Internet, Marble bathroom, makeup mirror, hair dryer Excellent fireproof and soundproof with shear wall construction and laminated glass Free mineral water,coffee and tea bags and other extra benefits.
www.seastour.com /asia/taiwan/evergreenkeelung   (383 words)

  
 The View from Taiwan: A Saturday Seeing the Sights in Keelung
This weekend we drove up to Keelung to stay with friends in the hill community of Badu, between Taipei and Keelung.
He has specialized in the local geography and history of the Keelung area, and has hiked and driven all over its features natural and not.
Jeff and his lovely wife Maria immediately took us for a pre-breakfast hike at a reservoir nearby, built under the Japanese, with the original plans done by British engineer who had surveyed the area in 1896, right after the Japanese conquest.
michaelturton.blogspot.com /2005/07/saturday-seeing-sights-in-keelung.html   (739 words)

  
 Discount rate at Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung - Taiwan
With an ideal location overlooking the Keelung Harbour.
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 Car hire Keelung City - Car Rentals online in Keelung City
Thus you have your car hire in Keelung City for sure and you avoid troubles on arrival by not finding the car hire Keelung City that suits your needs.
You can choose from an economic car hire Keelung City, a luxury car hire or a convertible.
Compare the top car hire Keelung City providers to find the best deal on car hire in Keelung City Taiwan.
www.bookingcarhire.com /car-hire.php/asia/taiwan/keelung-city   (610 words)

  
 Keelung City TAIWAN
The school is located in Keelung,a 40' drive by bus from Taipei.Keelung is the so called "capital of rain";it's a busy city surrounded by montains with lots of cars and scooters,night markets,cheap food and clothes, and a nice community of nice and welcoming people.
The school in considered to be the largest in Keelung with a lot of history and prestige;it gathers kindergarten, elementary, high school and vocational schools in a big campus that hosts more than 1,000 students.
As a Catholic school it relies on hard working and organized staff aiming to educate strong and disciplined students.
www.eslteachersboard.com /cgi-bin/intl/index.pl?noframes;read=1837   (349 words)

  
 Keelung TAXI
These are the taxi service numbers for Keelung.
In the future we shall also provide Keelung flights, Keelung travel and Keelung hotel data as well as other relevant local information.
From airport taxi services or hotel stands to ordinary cab and taxi companies, all your local transportation needs are looked after.
www.infotaxi.org /city-1710.htm   (291 words)

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