The Turtle Island is a relatively small island that sits alone in the middle of the sea. As the name implies, the island is shaped like a floating turtle of 10 kilometers long that can be divided into the head, the back and the tail. The island is characterized by mountain and hill peaks, sea-eroded caves, cliff vegetation, a lake and affluent marine resources.
The Turtle Island is also known as the Guishan Island. It has waters that are relatively shallow going out to a distance of two to three miles. The island is also one of Taiwan’s primary fishing grounds as many schools of fish can be seen here. The island is also the only [Read more…]