Xinshe District

Xinshe District is a rural district in , . It is also called "Taichung's back garden". The city is home to many military bases. However, the district's hillside houses were destroyed by 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a museum in , , . is situated 3½ km north of Xinshe District. Photo: Fcuk1203, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburban district in eastern , Republic of China. Photo: Yoxem, CC BY 3.0.

is a rural district in Taichung City, . is situated 5 km northwest of Xinshe District. Photo: Yoxem, CC BY 3.0.

Xinshe District

24.2341° or 24° 14' 2.9" north
120.8095° or 120° 48' 34.2" east
Open Location Code
527 metres (1,729 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 60655935
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: Sin-siā-khu
  • Chinese: 新社
  • Chinese: 新社區
  • Chinese: 新社鄉
  • English: Xinshe
  • German: Bezirk Xinshe (Taichung)
  • German: Xinshe
  • Hakka Chinese: Sîn-sa-hiông
  • Hausa: Sîn-sa-khî
  • Italian: Distretto di Xinshe
  • Japanese: 新社区
  • Korean: 신서 구
  • Korean: 신서구
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sin-siā-khu
  • Polish: Xinshe
  • Russian: Синьшэ
  • Vietnamese: Tân Xã, Đài Trung
  • Vietnamese: Tân Xã
  • Yue Chinese: 新社區
  • Hsin-she
  • Hsin-she Hsiang
  • Sinshe Siang
  • Xinshe Xiang

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