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When I first saw the Eastern Gate it was from across the traffic circle. However, I discovered a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
backpacker31
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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The East Gate is a great place to see. You go underneath the road and are able to come up and walk... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
CJO0501
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Hsinchu, Taiwan
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Apr 8, 2018
“Get Close!”
Oct 11, 2017
“East Gate”
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Zhongzheng Rd., East Dist, Hsinchu, Taiwan
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

When I first saw the Eastern Gate it was from across the traffic circle. However, I discovered a path that led from the river walk that passed underneath the street which led right up to the gate. The views from here were very impressive and...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

It is in the middle of a round circle where many vehicles travel around it. The East Gate building is with a historical information. Went to see the East Gate in the morning hours. Did not walk back to see in the night. When follow...More

Thank Kent_Adventure
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The East Gate is a great place to see. You go underneath the road and are able to come up and walk up the the East Gate. You will see lots of teenagers on the weekends using the tunnels to practice their dance moves. It's...More

Thank CJO0501
Reviewed 9 May 2017

nice place to visit, go in night to see good lighting effects and near by parks are very nicely managed and good to vidit in day(morning) time.

Thank jaydeepb47
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This gate is incredibly historic. It's a great place to relax and enjoy a nice drink or snack. Occasionally, local musicians will perform small concerts here. There is also a relaxing stream nearby that is great for children as they can watch the fish and...More

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Every city has its landmark, and the Eastern Gate is the one to see in Hsinchu. After grieving moments on reflection about war, you can light up with the groups of pop dancers who practice down there.

Thank Yomera2014
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This was a nice looking structure and had a park area east of the gate. The gate is situated in a traffic circle which makes it hard to photograph from outside the circle - cars and buses were constant. I think arriving with morning sun...More

Thank UW-BuckyBadger
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Located in a major round-a-bout of the city, it helps as a landmark to navigate around especially if you want to take random walk around the city. At night, the gate is well lit and stands out among the shops surrounding it. I would not...More

Thank Vigswaminathan
Reviewed 26 November 2015

It is the half way house on an underpass route to the Riverside Garden. Sort of in the middle of a large roundabout. Photo, then move on.

Thank CrumpySeaford
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Looks good from outside but there is nothing to do besides taking a photo. The younger generation uses the underpasses to rehearse their dance moves.

Thank Thomas L
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