Love Pier

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Coordinates: 22°37′07.1″N 120°17′22.8″E / 22.618639°N 120.289667°E / 22.618639; 120.289667

Love Pier
真愛碼頭
Dock of Love Pier in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.JPG
Type Pier
Locale Yancheng, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

The Love Pier (Chinese: 真愛碼頭; pinyin: Zhēn'ài Mǎtóu; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Chin-ài Bé-thâu) is a pier along Love River in Yancheng District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It is one of the most famous place to enjoy the seaside and scenery of the river with Kaohsiung skyline.[1]

History[edit]

The pier area used to be the No. 12 dock of the Republic of China Armed Forces.[2]

Features[edit]

Love Pier double sail

The pier is famous for its double sail design.[3] It also houses the South District Police Department movie set building, made for the Taiwanese series Black and White.[4]

Transportation[edit]

The pier is accessible within walking distance East from Yanchengpu Station of Kaohsiung MRT.[1]

Popular culture[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Welcome to Taiwan True Love Pier". Eng.taiwan.net.tw. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  2. ^ River Hotel Chain. "Welcome to the city Kaohsiung of Taiwan - Main Attractions". Riverhotel.com.tw. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  3. ^ "Kaohsiung City Shipping Co., Ltd.- Love Pier". Kcs.kcg.gov.tw. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  4. ^ Gwendolyn Ng (2012-05-28). "Kaohsiung shines in Black And White". Relax.com.sg. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  5. ^ Operating hours Tue - Sun: 6.30pm - 8.10pm. "True Love Ferry Pier - Pier in Taiwan". Qiito. Retrieved 2014-04-30.