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Green Island Lighthouse

Northwest corner of Green Island, Taitung, Taiwan
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Ranked #28 of 161 Attractions in Taitung
4.0 of 5 stars 10 Reviews
Type: Lighthouses, Landmarks
Owner description: Green Island Lighthouse stands guard over the Northwest corner of the island.
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Type: Lighthouses, Landmarks
Owner description: Green Island Lighthouse stands guard over the Northwest corner of the island.
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San Jose, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

In brief: we didnt go to the lighthouse because the beach that was adjacent to it seemed way more interesting. There's what i would consider an unusual rock formation that turns a significant part of the bay into an enclosed fullsized pool. We watched a game of water polo through these calm waters and walked through the tide pools to... More 

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Nuenen, The Netherlands
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170 reviews 170 reviews
44 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

The white lighthouse Oluanpi with surrounding walls, is an interesting place. The walls was built along time ago when inhabitants protested against the light house. Now it is a museum.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

it's a pretty place to a picture... nothing special really. To the right as you come in there is a medium sized lagoon with a pebble shore - not coral. It's suitable for kids close to the shore. and at high tide it's deep enough to swim in.

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Taipei, Taiwan
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

The lighthouse was built with a donation from the US after SS Hoover sank in 1939. I thought that was pretty cool, a much needed item for the island and it stands just as tall and beautiful as ever.

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Hong Kong / Kelowna, BC, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
17 attraction reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

Come here for excellent sunset photo during your stay on the Green Island and you'll never be disappointed! Please do take note that it can get up to 43oC during the day time here, put some sun screen on!

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