For restaurants and food venders on almost every street corner which provide you cheap but fascinating foods, it is impossible to get starved in Kaohsiung! There are McDonald’s and KFC that you are familiar with.The following are some recommendations about where to have some Taiwanese meals.
1) Qingdao St.& Shandong St.
More stores would be open in the evening. There are also some fantastic restaurants along Shandong St..
2) Jiling Night Market
Jilin Night Market in Kaohsiung
may not be so familiar to most of people, but it is many nearby school students and office workers’ favourite place for good tasting food. Jilin Night Market is situated on
Jilin Street and Rehe 1st Street near Kaohsiung Medical University. As a result of the intense market competition and the location close to school district, it has become one of the most popular night markets in Kaohsiung with unique features.
Kaohsiung city is a tropical city with abundant sunshine. Sunglasses and sunscreen lotion are strongly recommended in summer. In winter, a light jacket would be sufficient to keep you warm. The indoor places such as department stores, hospitals, and schools are air-conditioned,but there would be no heat in wintertime.
*Monthly Average Temperature of Kaohsiung
1) Post Office
Other than the conventional banking providers, Taiwan’s post offices provide banking services as well. You may open an account at any post office by providing the Alien Resident Certificate (ARC), a valid passport, a personal seal with your Chinese name, an initial deposit of NTD10 along with a completed New Account Application Form. You will receive an ATM card and a passbook once the new account is opened.
KMU Campus Branch
Location: ground floor, Chi-shih Building
Office Hour: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
There are commercial banks nearby that provide international banking services.
Our national code is 886. If you want to call back to your country,please dial 009 or 002, your national code, area code, then the phone number.
The E-call card would be a better bargain for long time speaker, for its discount is up to 30% off. You can buy it at any convenient store.
1. Dial 0800-080-180 (free number).
2. Choose a language. (Mandarin, English,Thai, Indonesian, Vietnamese are provided)
3. Dial the card number and passwords, then the national code, area code and the phone number.
The voltage in Taiwan is 110V with a frequency of 60Hz. Some special outlet may provide voltage up to 220V. The plug shapes are type A(flat blade attachment plug) and type B (flat blades with round grounding pin).