the Monument of Tropic of Cancer, Chiayi, Chiayi

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Located where the Tropic of Cancer cuts across Taiwan, the Monument of Tropic of Cancer, Chiayi is the world's 10th Tropic of Cancer marker (although it was originally built during the Guangxu Emperor's 34th year of reign before being rebuilt in 1995). The marble monument marks cultural and scientific information, defining where the equator falls and denoting other lines that portion the earth into five zones based on temperature. Consider also visiting the solar exploration center nearby, where children can engage in learning about science. Put the Monument of Tropic of Cancer, Chiayi and other Chiayi attractions into our Chiayi holiday planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • July 7, 2017
    Where during the day of the summer solstice midnight sun is directly over the Tropic of cancer? I went to Chiayi County of Taiwan, because the summer solstice 4 days after 7/25. Bus from Chiayi station (7205, 7209 7206, 7229 strains are either) to take in "Northern times". Tropic of cancer targets were erected during Japan colonial period four. This year off position of the Tropic of cancer, so it went like this. (Woman of the Sun was described. Japan speaking is) sixth Tropic of cancer targets is the Sun. Felt the tropical landscape and the views from the observation room. Well, at 12 o'clock and look up to heaven and Sun's glistening. The shadow of his shoulder's feet. Few shadows around "this is Tropic of cancer ' I felt.
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  • July 6, 2017
    Parking is really convenient, not small park with indoor tiny spacemen live begins and many rules drawn I'm curious summer any of, the outer space have to be anti-曬 is also applicable insert kid runs well
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  • May 23, 2017
    Convenient parking, Park and indoor living find rules drawn between rich, originally thought that it takes 20 minutes to finish off over Lu Jing Yue, then thought there was no rules drawn content, did not have a music activities for kids!
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  • June 21, 2016
    Place for kids. There is not much to see. The solar exploration tower has some science experiments for school kids.
  • July 16, 2017
    一個極佳的留念拍照地點,可以讓自己上上廁所、洗洗臉,休息一下,繼續下一個目的地的好地方。
  • July 3, 2017
    環境規劃還不錯,航空展很吸引小朋友; 但3D有點老舊,感覺是台北市十幾年前的等級。
  • July 14, 2017
    11點前還不錯,再晚就會出現一堆“病人”,打針的,吃藥的,拉什麼的…
  • May 2, 2017
    地標特點動態是在吸引外星人來台觀光嗎,沒什麼藝術感,觀光地區別每次都在搞夜景燈光

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