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Beipu, Hsinchu County

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Beipu Township is a rural township in Hsinchu County in northern Taiwan. Beipu is well known in Taiwan as a center of Hakka culture, especially for production of dongfang meiren tea and its special Hakkanese blends of tea and nuts called lēichá (擂茶).HistoryThe town was the scene of the 1907 Beipu Uprising against the Japanese occupation of Taiwan when insurgents of both Hakka and indigenous Saisiyat extraction attacked Japanese officials and their families. In retaliation, Japanese military and police killed more than 100 Hakka people, the majority of whom were young men from Neidaping (內大坪), a small village in the mountainous southern part of the township.DemographicsAs of 2014, Beipu had a population of 9,784, of whom 98 percent were Hakka.Administrative divisions Beipu Village Nanxing Village Dahu Village Puwei Village Shuiji Village Nanpu Village Dalin Village Nankeng Village Waiping VillageTourist attractions Beipu Citian Temple Green World Ecological Farm
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  • Nice place to visit. It is close to reservoir. There is a lot of local food available near to the Temple.  more »
  • Nothing interesting except for some road side stalls selling street food of Hakka origin. There's a small temple at the end of the road. Must say that I enjoyed the oranges, Learned that those oranges...  more »
  • This is a great place to stop before you head to the cold springs. This little town offers a nice street market with Hakka food and you can grind your own tea.  more »