TAIWAN’S OFF-SHORE ISLANDS
With 1,520-kilometer long coastline, Taiwan owns 6 wonderful off-shore islands. In the period of Chinese Civil War, Kinmen and Matsu was used as main military bases. There are hundreds of mountains turned to be tunnels. The biggest one, Beihai Tunnel, could accommodate 120 boats, and the longest tunnel is even 1,800-meter long. Matsu is one of the four places all around the world that could savor the beauty of Sea of Stars. Penghu owns a large amount of basalt; the oldest one exists more than 18,000 thousand years. There are 700 kinds of carol all over the world; surprisingly, those off-shore islands in Taiwan, including Lamay Island, Lanyu, and Green Island, account for 80 percent. All these off-shore islands are doubtlessly awesome wonderlands for you to travel.