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Jingtong, Pingxi

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Jingtong (Chinese: 菁桐; pinyin: Jīngtóng) is a locale in Pingxi District, New Taipei City, Taiwan. Originally a coal mining town, today it is known mostly for tourism, with numerous souvenir shops and exhibits on the history of the area and the coal mining industry.
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  • Our friends joined us on Day 2 of our trip. We were a group of 11 including a 2yr old boy. There was no way we could go to the more familiar Shifen, not with our car caravan. So glad our guide...  more »
  • Nice and quiet exploring this area which has a train station, coal mine transport site. Less commercial than the other popular location like Jinfen. Load of good photo shooting spot due to a...  more »

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