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A view of the old days of Qishan

A trip down to the memory lane with parents, their memories actually. I think the meaning is more... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2016
Belmopan, Belize

This is my second time to the old street, 5 years later after my first time. This time I can see a... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2015
Hong Kong, China
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Jun 5, 2017
May 25, 2017
“"Old" + "street" .................What did you expect?”
No. 10, Zhongshan Rd., Qishan Dist, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
+886 7 662 9173
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Really great place that I will visit next time!! historical buildings have been maintained well. You can also visit the temple and the old train station nearby.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Eric C
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Old + street What did you expect? Maintaining a heritage antique street complete with architecture facade and outdated housing seems to be a popular trend in many Taiwanese townships/cities, where the local folklore traditions and culture can be appreciated, maintained, restored and revisited. Hey some...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Kay L
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Might be affected by sluggish economy, or time of day effect, there were quite lots of stores closed or happened to be static with least traffic, and made up a scene that, the old street was cool and not focus. Even those sidewalk cafe was...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Chun pang L
Reviewed October 2, 2016

A trip down to the memory lane with parents, their memories actually. I think the meaning is more personal. But there are many local snacks at the side of the road which a visitor would enjoy, such as banana roll, stinky tofu, or the famous...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank BettyLSCheng
Reviewed June 21, 2016

I found that shops there were average and for local groceries shopping. Not any special foods or delicacies. It doesn't give feeling of traditional old street. Just busy normal street of one of the towns

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Nordo4ka
Reviewed June 5, 2016

For nostalgics who still take pleasure in appreciating old buildings, Qi Shan Old Street is definitely a place for you. Along the old street there are rows of well-preserved baroque style buildings. They are still vibrant with shops and other organizations. There is an old,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Robert Y
Reviewed May 22, 2016

It's a straight road to and fro, taking less than an hour to visit. Notable places include the old train station which you can enter for a fee and all the banana-flavoured food.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank cheongy343
Reviewed March 1, 2016

Full of traditional taiwanese street food,and filled with BANANA taste cuisine~simple place to take a walk and spend your weekend. 香蕉產品琳瑯滿目,香蕉蛋糕、香蕉冰、香蕉泡芙... ...等,以及台灣小吃,街廓簡單乾淨,周末假日,踏青走逛好去處。

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed December 22, 2015

This is my second time to the old street, 5 years later after my first time. This time I can see a lot of changes on the street, at least I barely to see the detail of the "Old" street now. And the old train...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Willis729
Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

Really lived up its name as a banana street. There is a lot of food made with bananas. Cakes, rolls, ice cream, souvenirs, etc. It is a very crowded street

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank Susan T
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