TOUR BUDDY. 由行政院青輔會指導與資助的志工團體 Tour Buddy is a volunteer group organized and financed by the National Youth Commission, Executive Yuan . 旨在藉由青年志工行銷台灣給 16-30 歲的國際友人 Tour Buddy is designed to introduce and promote Taiwan to international travelers aged between 16 and 30. 自 2009 年起由本校翻譯系陳采體老師主辦
Anping Fort is also called Orange, Zeelanida, Anping City, Taiwan City. It was built in 1624, the oldest fort ever built in Taiwan.安平古堡Anping Fort
The ancient remains include an old well and the outer wall, which was cemented with sticky rice juice, sugar leftovers, and oyster shell.安平古堡Anping Fort
This is one of the temples which offer sacrificial rituals to天后,媽祖, the goddess of the sea. Temples dedicated to天后 or媽祖are common along the coasts of China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.
It is believed that the goddess of the sea can protect the sailors and ships during their voyages. The temples of sea goddess always face the sea.安平古堡外之天后宮
This observation tower was added later on. Once on top of the tower, you can have a bird view (panorama) of Yanshui River, Sicao Mangroves, the Taiwan Strait, Anping Harbor, and the city of Tainan.安平古堡的瞭望塔
Provintia (present-day Chihkan Tower) was built in 1653 by the Dutch colonists. It was also nicknamed Castle of the red-haired.
赤崁樓內有九座贔屭碑 、海神廟、文昌閣 、鄭成功受降雕像
In present-day Chihkan Tower there are remains of Provintia, 9 Bixi Tablets, a temple dedicated to the sea god, a temple in honor of Wencha, a statue of Coyett (a Dutch governor of Taiwan) surrendering to Koxinga, and various tablets.赤崁樓Provintia or Chihkan Tower
In 1786, Lin Shunagwen Incident, one the three significant civil rebellions, took place in Taiwan.
Fu Kangan, the Qing General, appeased the rebellion and the incident was recorded on ten tablets.(贔屭碑 )赤崁樓Provintia or Chihkan Tower
The temple was dedicated to the sea god, which was believed to protect the Qing navy cross the Taiwan Strait.
贔屭are legendary turtle-like creatures. They are good at carrying weights and are placed at the bottom of tablets or pillars.
紀念1788年乾隆晚年平定林爽文事件赤崁樓Provintia or Chihkan Tower
The layout is the traditional one of school*academic building) on the left and temple o the right. Temples consist of名宦祠、鄉賢祠、大成殿和崇聖祠 while 明倫堂 is the classroom.孔廟的平面圖Confucius Temple
The Great Learning大學was one of the “Four Books四書” in Confucianism. The “Four Books” were selected by the neo-Confucian, Zhu Xi 朱熹 during the Song Dynasty as a foundational introduction to Confucianism and examinations for the state civil service in China.
The Way of the great learning involves manifesting virtue,renovating the people, and abiding by the highest good.明倫堂Confucius Temple
Eternal Golden Castle is a defensive castle in Anping, Tainan, Taiwan. The castle was built in 1874 by the famous Qing official Shen Baozhen in order to safeguard the coast and to defend the island against Japanese invasions.億載金城Eternal Golden Castle
It protected Tainan on two occasions: Sino-French war in 1895 and Liu Yongfu’s rebellion against the Japanese colonialists.億載金城的出入口Eternal Golden Castle
This fort (battery) was built after the first Opium War. The Opium Wars, also known as the Anglo-Chinese Wars, were the climax of trade disputes and diplomatic difficulties between China under the Qing Dynasty and the British Empire after China sought to restrict illegal British opium trafficking.安平小砲台Anping Battery
每個月的第一與第三個週六，Ｔour Buddy 志工9：00ＡＭ到此待命。
To promote Tainan City’s tourism, a Visitor Information Center is set up near the train station.
Tour Buddies are scheduled to help out at the center on the first and third Saturday per month, from 9:00-5:00.台南火車站的旅遊服務中心Tainan Visitor Info Center at Tainan Train Station
Zhuangzi: seeming uselessness may be the greatest usefulness in disguise.
The banyan trees grow rapidly without interruption because they are of no practical use to humans. The abandoned old warehouses were transformed into one of the most popular tourist attractions.
How do you define usefulness and uselessness?樹屋Anping Tree House
Koxinga’s father is Zheng Zhilong, a powerful pirate leader in the South China Sea. He lived with his Japanese mother until he was 6. Afterwards, he moved back to China with his father.延平郡王祠Koxinga Temple