Updated on: January 21, 2018
Qi Shan Old Street 旗山老街 located in Qishan district, Kao Hsiung city, Taiwan is a rustic feel quaint little street which still bears certain traits of the yesteryear.
Walking down the touristy street which used to be a bustling street filled brimmed with locals going about their daily routines evokes a sense of nostalgia of the past that exist. Perhaps the only things that serves as reminders of the past are the century old architectures like the red bricked buildings.
With thanks to the hot and humid weather, local farmers used to grow a variety of crops such as bananas, sugar cane and rice plantations.
To attract the booming tourism industry, innovative locals created varieties of Banana related products such as chips, pastries, drinks. There are about 8 different varieties of bananas in Qi shan old street.
Be sure to stop by for a visit while in the area and be amazed by the banana varieties and products which you didn’t know exist.