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Confucius Temple

No.400 Liantang Road, Zuoying District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Ranked #38 of 109 Attractions in Kaohsiung
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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413 reviews 413 reviews
256 attraction reviews
225 helpful votes 225 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Although not old, like the Confucius Temple in Tainan, this sprawling temple complex is well laid out and quite serene. Upon entering, you can put up a written prayer (free) on a large board. There are several rooms surrounding a large courtyard with Te Cheng Palace occupying the center of the complex. The craftsmanship is excellent and tasteful. A small... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012 via mobile

Beware that there are quite a bit of stairs climbing. The view from the gate of the Confucius Temple overlooking the town is great, but don't be fooled by the higher look-out point where statue of Sun Yet-sen stood. The view there was blocked by vegetation.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

A great place to visit if you have a keen interest on chinese culture, somewhere to go especially if you are a student;)

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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46 attraction reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

I was here on a Monday and literally had the whole place to myself for a little under an hour. Spacious and Symmetrical, there is, however not many parts of the temple that can be visited (at least during my time there). Some nice angles for which to take a few photo's. Quiet and serene, start here early in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

It is not packed with visitors that you can walk leisurely, however, there is not much to see.

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