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Nothing much

This is one of the old gates built during the Chinese rule hundreds of years ago. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
588phis
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Ancient city gate

South Gate is located inside a park. So, it is nice to take a walk around. As a city gate, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kimitakas
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Fukuoka, Japan
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“Ancient city gate”
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Near No.34 Nanmen Road, Tainan, Taiwan
Nanguan Area
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the old gates built during the Chinese rule hundreds of years ago. Unfortunately, it was rebuilt as the original was destroyed already. Otherwise, there wasn’t much to see here.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

South Gate is located inside a park. So, it is nice to take a walk around. As a city gate, it is not big like a miniature, or it seems like a small fortress.

Thank kimitakas
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

An old gate. The only interesting part is a tree growing out of a part of a wall with the roots on the outside of the wall. Otherwise there really is nothing worth visiting this site for.

Thank TorontoMusicman
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

A gate in an old town which is not some thing realy special. Part of a visit of the town if you are around.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Maybe this is only a weekday activity, but on the Saturday I visited it was closed and thus all I saw was a wall with a nice door. If you can go inside on other days, it would have been nice to know. Nothing in...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed February 29, 2016

At present this place is partially covered in scaffolding and sheeting, so it takes away from the scene and to be fair it's not all that interesting anyway, if you were going to miss one on your walking trip of the city then this would...More

Thank Pinheadplanet
Reviewed February 15, 2016

the gate is somewhat hidden in a humble park with some interesting trees. you are just far away enough to be out of the noisy traffic. My highlight was enjoying a beer (35NT!) on the historic city wall. i noticed the gates are closed often......More

Thank da_barty
Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

I visited on a Monday afternoon at around 3pm and it was closed. Not sure why as all of the signs and brochures said it had operating hours. I was able to walk around part of the exterior wall and got a glimpse of the...More

1  Thank backpacker31
Reviewed July 21, 2012

It is good for a few photos but it probably won't keep you interested for more than 20 minutes. Not a good place for disabled people or anyone with a stroller.

1  Thank Neotribe
Reviewed June 12, 2012

A french-inspired fort gate that would have been something more inspiring if it was original (not reconstructed) and in its original position (it was relocated from another part of town).

3  Thank MarkoRamius23
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Nanguan Area
Moving southward from Tainan’s city centre, you will
arrive at Nanguan Area. People converged in the South
District, Rende District, and Gueiren District forming
a community as well as a shopping district. The South
District is also a military airbase, and has naturally
developed a culture unique to military kindred
community with a focus on Shueijiaoshe. If you want to
know more about the military kindred community, you
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