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Bike travel in Kinmen

Wu Jiang Academy、Jincheng Civil Defense Tunnel、Cihu Triangle Fortress、Zhaishan Tunnel

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7/10 Wu jiang Academy、Jincheng Civil Defense Tunnel、Cihu Triangle Fortress、Zhaishan Tunnel

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen

► The three-day folding bicycle tour route

Achieve a trip with friends to travel to Kinmen cycling!
The day before departure,the Nepartak typhoon came and I thought that the tour would be cancelled,
but fortunately there is no wind and rain in the morning the next day,the aircraft will not be affected!

changebike bike tour in Kinmen

Take the Changebike to Taichung Ching Chuang Kang Airport at 7 a.m.,
and the new hard shell transport box can protect the folding bike from being injured in the journey.

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen

We aboard UNI Air,and the weather is fine.

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen

The journey from Taichung to Kinmen is about 50 minutes.

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen
Receive my changebike,it appears to be well protected!

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen

After arriving at Kinmen,we'll take a ride to our three-day two-night stay in the homestay.

changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen
Folding Bikes is convenient!It can be placed directly into the rear compartment.

We're going to live here these days.
The"Bicycle Station"where in the Oucuo Village meets our Kinmen bicycle tour!
It is a quaint Southern Fujian style san-kai-long ancient.
The Oucuo Village in Jincheng Township is also the best preserved place.

changebike bike tour in Kinmen Bicycle Station

changebike bike tour in Kinmen Bicycle Station

After a simple arrangement,we formally started our Kinmen trip.

Look back and take a picture of where we live.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen Oucuo Village

It may be used for activities tricycle,temporarily placed here.
changebike folding bike tour in Kinmen

Jin He Li Knife,the famous shell knives,
It was the shortage of steels to make knives during the World War II.The bombs were just like raining constantly,
it was such a fantastic news that they got free materials to manufacture more cutlery.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen Jin He Li Knife

Came to Wu jiang Academy,Kinmen has a strong cultural atmosphere and a strong academic atmosphere.
There were four major academies in Kinmen:Wu jiang academy, Yan Nan academy,Wu Chau academy and Jinshan academy.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen Wu jiang academy
At present,the Wu jiang Academy,which we saw,was reconstructed by the Kinmen government as it was,
and is now the most complete Academy.

The most important Jincheng Civil Defense Tunnel in wartime is the main line,
which connects all important units such as important military,political,financial,and school units in Kinmen County,
and achieves the purpose of "keeping the force underground".
After the passage of a typhoon, there are broken tapes on the windows.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen Jincheng Civil Defense Tunnel

Enter the underground tunnel and feel the tense atmosphere of the war period!

A small wind turbine at the side of a bicycle path,
The appearance looks very designed.Before I know it,I think it is a mobile installation art or street lamp.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen

In Jinning's ancient architecture,there were no special plans because there were no settlements,
It is a pity that these antique old houses have been abandoned and occupied by the homeless.
changebike bike tour in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

Cihu Triangle Fortress,located next to the Cihu in the north of Jinning,far from a row of anti-landing piles can be seen.
This area is surrounded by beaches and the enemy is easy to land,so this is one of the major defensive points.
The beaches were covered with mines and thorns.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

The vision above the fort is very broad.In the past,it was the best view to observe the enemy's situation.
Now,after no war,it has become a good scenic spot for bird watching and bird watching.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

The loudspeaker in the rear is a famous artistic device.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

Inside the Cihu Triangle Fortress,there is also a military discipline with red paint reminder.
At that time,the shells were very expensive.If they were not hit,they would be wasted shells.
This shows that the lack of supplies at that time and their trembling with fear.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

There are also safety officer code.What attracts me most is the ninth point:"the old soldier can not call the recruits up in the middle of the night".
See this can not help but feel smile,this rule not only forbids veterans to bully new recruits,
but also prohibits unnecessary consumption of recruits' physical strength and mental strength. changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Triangle Fortress

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Nanshan Trail

Cihu Nanshan Trail
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Cihu Nanshan Trail

Shuangli Lake
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Shuangli Lake

Nanshan Village,is also a Southern Fujian style building,most have been converted into B&B.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Nanshan Village

Beishan Old Western Style House,during the Guningtou Battle,there were fierce street fighting in Beishan and Lincuo.
The building was commanded by the Communists because it's located at the intersection.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Beishan Old Western Style House

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Beishan Old Western Style House

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Beishan Old Western Style House
On the wall of the bullet holes, it was clear how fierce the war was.

Guningtou Battle Memorial Archway

changebike cycle touring in Kinmen Guningtou Battle Memorial Archway

General Temple of Li,Guang-Qian,general Li,Guang-Qianwas,the highest ranking officer in the Guningtou Battle,
The former was to commemorate the non-township can return to the Army soul,and then the completion of the construction was renamed General Temple of Li,Guang-Qian.
changebike cycle touring in Kinmen General Temple of Li

National Quemoy University

changebike bike trip in Kinmen in Kinmen National Quemoy University

To honor the Juguang Tower built by soldiers in the battle of Kinmen and the famous Kinmen image phone booth。
changebike bike trip in Kinmen Juguang Tower in Kinmen

Passing through Shuitou Village.
changebike bike trip in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Shuitou Village Village

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Shuitou Village Village

Zhaishan Tunnel
changebike bike trip in Kinmen Zhaishan Tunnel

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Zhaishan Tunnel

The left wooden boat is the only small boat that has been replenishment operation.
In those days,the small boat entered the waterway to repair and avoid exposure to enemy fire.
changebike bike trip in Kinmen Zhaishan Tunnel
As shown in the map,Zhaishan Tunnel is excavated from the middle of the mountain to the seaside,
transportation and supply boats directly into waterways supply directly to the sea.It can not help but admire the clever and resourceful at that time.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Zhaishan Tunnel


7/11 Chen jinglan's Western Style House、Shanhou Folk Culture Village、Shishan(Mt.Lion)Howitzer Front

Climb up a section of the ramp to see Xiang de Temple and the ShangQing DiaoLou next to it.
The ShangQing DiaoLou is built by Chen Jinglan's surplus building materials,in order to prevent robbers.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen ShangQing DiaoLou Xiang de Temple

changebike bike trip in Kinmen ShangQing DiaoLou Xiang de Temple

changebike bike trip in Kinmen ShangQing DiaoLou Xiang de Temple
With high horizons and wide horizons,we can give full play to the functions of the watchtower against piracy.

Chen jinglan's Western Style House is the largest Western-style.
At the time of residents to the development of Southeast Asia,after earning money,they return home to build a house.
Unfortunately,Mr. Chen Jinglan, who built the building, could not return to Taiwan because of the outbreak of the war.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Chen jinglan's Western Style House

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Chen jinglan's Western Style House

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Chen jinglan's Western Style House
Some of the old furniture is still preserved,and the mottled feeling is more like the wind and frost experienced by the old house.
The ancient house had been abandoned for a period of time after the war,and now it is seen that it was completed after renovation.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Chen jinglan's Western Style House
Look down from the second floor.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Chen jinglan's Western Style House
It also preserves the original building objects that were built before.

GOLDEN LAKE Hotel、Tai Lake

changebike bike trip in Kinmen GOLDEN LAKE Hotel Tai Lake
Tai Lake is the largest artificial freshwater lake in Kinmen.It was originally expected to be completed in 2 years.
The construction of the national army day after night was completed in half a year.

changebike bike trip in Kinmen Gokokuji
Gokokuji

The Wind Lion God is the God of the Kinmen.
Early logging take salt,frequent wars,resulting in shortage of Kinmen trees,rolling sand serious wind damage.
Residents pray for the town wind to prevent evil,but also this is an important symbol of Kinmen.

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This is located outside the mountain.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Maple Woods

After the Maple Woods arrived Shanhou Folk Culture Village.
It is a Southern Fujian style building with 16 Historic House and one ancestral and one private school.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shanhou Folk Culture Village in Kinmen

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shanhou Folk Culture Village in Kinmen
The chessboard-style residential buildings are very sophisticated,so far there are still people living.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shanhou Folk Culture Village in Kinmen

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shanhou Folk Culture Village in Kinmen
private school

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shanhou Folk Culture Village in Kinmen

Shishan(Mt. Lion)Howitzer Front,is a tunnel hidden in the mountains.
It is one of the main points of war,and its shells are very abundant.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shishan(Mt. Lion)Howitzer Front
The tunnel is dark and damp. When walking, you must be very careful.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shishan(Mt. Lion)Howitzer Front
There was a commissioner performing the artillery exercise at that time.

changebike cycle europe in Kinmen Shishan(Mt. Lion)Howitzer Front
The shelves that used to receive shells were converted into tables and chairs.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Shishan(Mt. Lion)Howitzer Front

Mashan Observation Post
changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Mashan Observation Post

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Mashan Observation Post

This is the closest military stronghold to the mainland.During the war, we also shouted to the other side of the war.
Teresa Teng also broadcast to the other side here.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Mashan Observation Post

It is damp inside the tunnel.
changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Mashan Observation Post

From the end of the Observation Post,the other side can be seen clearly with the naked eye.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Mashan Observation Post

Advance to Taiwu Mountain,Yuzhang Road Honorific Arch,commemorating general Liu Yuzhang,commander of the Kinmen Defense Command.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Taiwu Mountain commemorating general Liu Yuzhang

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Taiwu Mountain Wu Wang Zai Ju Inscription
It took about half an hour to reach the summit of Taiwu Mountain.Wu Wang Zai Ju Inscription,the inscription by President Chiang Kai Shek.

After conquering Taiwu Mountain,the sky began to dim.After dinner,we went back to rest and stored the strength of tomorrow.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen


7/12 Gugang Tower、Ming Dynasty Street、Deyue Tower、Jinshui Elementary School

This is our B&B for two nights.The double room is NT.1600 per night.
Every morning B&B owners will prepare breakfast for us.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Bicycle Station

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Bicycle Station

There are air-conditioners and televisions and bathrooms in the living room,
lying on the bed and looking at the roof of the beams as if we were back to children,
not now opening their eyes as icy white cement ceilings.

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Bicycle Station
Lobby and the courtyard is a public space,very comfortable.

Because far away from the urban area,there are no stores around, we came back to rest after dinner.
The environment is quiet,accompanied by the sound of frogs in the evening is very comfortable.

Early in the morning,we take a walk in the Oucuo Village.
changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Oucuo Village

changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Oucuo Village
Gugang Tower
changebike adventure bike tours in Kinmen Gugang Tower Gugang lake

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Gugang Tower Gugang lake
The painted tiles at the entrance stand quietly in the Gugang Tower of the Gugang lake.

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Gugang Tower Gugang lake
Stand on the Gugang Tower and admire the Gugang Lake.

It was once a great town of commercial prosperity.
Because of the war and migration,there was no glory in the past,but still retained a lot of complete Qing dynasty buildings.
changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Ming Dynasty

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Ming Dynasty
Old streets left in the Ming Dynasty.

The new Wind Lion God Jincheng,and next to him is the first Wind Lion God of Kinmen.
changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen The new Wind Lion God Jincheng

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen The new Wind Lion God Jincheng
To entertain an angel unawares,I thought it was just a small stone.
There used to be one in the East,the West and the north and south,now only this statue has been preserved,extremely precious.

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On the wall of the shop,there are decorated in colorful Koji Pottery decoration,attracting every visitor's attention.

Access to residential areas
changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village
The Spring Festival couplets in Kinmen are very special.They are painted directly on wooden doors with red paint.

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village
Abandoned wells.

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village

changebike adventure cycling in Kinmen Shuitou Village
The weather is very hot in Kinmen.Fortunately,there is also this kind of water that you can use for yourself to relieve the heat.

It is the most representative building of Kinmen and the tallest building at that time.
changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe
The pirates were rampant,so the house would be built with this kind of high-rise self-protection.
The front is fake,there is only one path to the rear main house,pirates can delay the owners of the house escape time.

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe The Wind Lion God Heritage Square
There are many artistic creations and small objects in The Wind Lion God Heritage Square next to the Deyue Tower.

changebike travel bike in Kinmen The Wind Lion God Heritage Square

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Deyue Towe

Jinshui Elementary School is a fund raising project built by overseas Chinese.
The children who want to give back to their hometown can seriously study and get ahead.
This is a heart and expectation of their hometown students.

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Shuitou Village Jinshui Elementary School

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Shuitou Village Jinshui Elementary School

changebike travel bike in Kinmen Shuitou Village Jinshui Elementary School
Now it has been abandoned and become the exhibition space.
The whole building is a combination of Chinese and Western cultures.
Different from the Western-style appearance,the interior of the use of ancient red brick,
in this position as if you can hear the teacher's lecture and students read the echo.

changebike kinmen bike tours in Kinmen Shuitou Village Jinshui Elementary School
The last thing to do before the end of the journey is to buy a souvenirs!
After buying some hand gifts,we set foot on the way back.

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Take the bus back to Kinmen Airport,ready to fly back to Taiwan.

changebike kinmen bike tours in Kinmen

changebike kinmen bike tours in Kinmen

changebike kinmen bike tours in Kinmen

changebike kinmen bike tours in Kinmen

Kinmen Bike Tour formally draws a period.
With a full touch farewell to this story-filled island.