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Address: Near No.34 Nanmen Road, Tainan, Taiwan
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fantasize how people used this gate

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2016
da_barty
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Tainan, Taiwan

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

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 be the one to miss

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Tainan, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars 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... you may want visit it for less than 1 hour or so..

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3 of 5 stars 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 roof of the interior building. There were some massive banyan trees on the property which... More 

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Tainan
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3 of 5 stars 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.

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars 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).

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Chiayi, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Landmarks of Tainan. Worth a visit and pictures. The Firing ceremony in the afternoon is interesting. Outside the walls is one of the most famous special restaurants in Tainan.(Wu-Jiao Chuan Ban,means 5 penny restaurant.)

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