By TraNews Reporter Chung, Yi Xin
Taiwan(TraNews) – The history of admiring lotus flowers has been quite some while in Taiwan. Aside from admire its beautiful image, people also learn from the spirit of the blossom.
Every year from June to September is the season of lotus flowers. It is extremely inspiring to see lotus flowers shine under sparkling sunshine. There are 2 regions in Taiwan best to admire lotus: Taoyuan and Tainan. Guanyin in Taoyuan is famed for producing all kinds of farming goods, such as watermelon, sunflower, roselle flowers and more. Locals started to plant lotus flowers due to the fact that they wanted to develop local tourism business. But more importantly, locals would like to use lotus flowers to examine whether the river is clean or not. DaGui River in the region used to be polluted by factory exhaust.
After planting plenty of lotus flowers, the region starts gathering tons of tourists annually. People gave Guanyin a beautiful name “hometown of lotus flowers”. Do you want to admire the beauty of lotus flowers in person? Come to Guanying and experience it by yourself!