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Kinmen Island

Kinmen County, Taiwan
+886 8 235 1030
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The Warzone Island with China

Kinmen was the island that constantly exchanging bullets during the war between the Mainland... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
JPCH
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Singapore, Singapore
Stop an go

Great island for a day or weekend trip. Great Airport and boat connections. great local.noodle... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Andrea M
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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“local food” (3 reviews)
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Kinmen County, Taiwan
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+886 8 235 1030
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Kinmen was the island that constantly exchanging bullets during the war between the Mainland China. Kinmen is where my grandpa (mum's dad) was born. So I fulfilled my promise to bring her to her father's land. Kinmen was really a untouched land & very under-populated....More

Thank JPCH
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Great island for a day or weekend trip. Great Airport and boat connections. great local.noodle production and local baijiu famous in all Asia. to avoid during holidays beacua packed with turists.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This island is peaceful, fun, chill, quaint and beautiful. Love the beach and park, quiet place to walk with a playground for our son, horses on the beach. Walked up the street to find a great array of food outside where lots of families were...More

1  Thank rroebig
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

You can see lots of military and related information in this island , and how the Taiwanese flight with the Chinese in the days. Thus place us not for shipping or resort , There is only one big department , but lots of local shops...More

Thank cindylolor
Reviewed 30 March 2017

if you want stay at a town with everything (foods and convenient stores, accessible) yet want a peace of mind, quiet place, close to natural environment, Kinmen and small Kinmen islands are your choice

Thank Elnino_1892
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Crossing by ferry from Xiamen, China was fast and easy. Isaac from the travel information counter where the ferry arrived was great: spoke fluent English, arranged for a taxi to take us to the main attractions at a reasonable price before catching the afternoon flight...More

3  Thank arnonk
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The Quemoy Crisis of 1958 was a bloody confrontation between Mao's Commiunists and the Nationalists led by Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek. It might have set off World War III. Now Kinmen, as Quemoy is now called, is peaceful butit's well worth a visit. You can travel...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I was luckily enough to be taken to Kinmen by the Taiwan military and given a tour. It's a lovely place and very unspoilt, seeing is believing. You have the beauty of the island (you should go up the mountain) and the history of the...More

2  Thank SteveN362
Reviewed 1 July 2016

love this place. long for going here. this time i could go with friends. the island is not so crowded and lot of local food. although it is Taiwan but near with china.

1  Thank iamface
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Had to visit here on business and was luckily allowed to be shown around by the General in charge of the island. It is an unspoilt ( from tourism ) wonder, full of history and ideal for a long weekend whilst visiting Taiwan . Visit...More

1  Thank Stephen N
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ethel c
17 May 2017|
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Response from cindylolor | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you stay at lease one night in Kinmen island, you may visit most of the famous sign seeing spots Ferry fare is about RMB160/head and TWD 750 Please check below link for most updated ferry information please... More
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Ting699
27 May 2015|
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Response from Luke L | Reviewed this property |
Zhaishan Tunnel is one of the main sights and is a long, underground A-shaped tunnel that was used for military boats in the Chinese Civil War. It's located in the southwest of the island. Walking around the cute villages... More
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