Blowing in the wind
October 19, 2016, 12:17 am TWN
Two girls holding kites pose for a photo at Hou Long Riverside Park in Miaoli City on Tuesday, Oct. 18. Miaoli's Kite Festival is celebrating its sixth anniversary this month. The event combines traditional delicacies and culture of the local Hakka people. The festival is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 22, and is expected to draw numerous visitors to the city. According to city mayor Chiu Ping-kun, kites are one of symbols of the city as the wind in Miaoli remains strong throughout the year.