When you visit Tainan, don’t miss the local dishes of Tainan which are everyone’s favorite. Tainan cuisine has an appetizing taste. Tainan Tasting will never be revealed again, local food served in this country such as beef soup and many others. Well, right away we start a fabulous food tour at the place where Taiwan’s food culture originated.
Beef Soup – Classic Taste
To be able to enjoy the delicacy of Tainan meat soup, you must be willing to wait for a queue. The queue starts in the morning until late afternoon, the hot broth piping watered into beef from the slaughtered beef on the same day, giving the dish a natural flavor without the need for additional seasoning. So that the meat feels more fresh
Bowl Rice Cake – Southern Taiwan
Taiwan’s rice bowl cakes also have a different taste, having a legitimate taste when eating it. North Taiwan’s bowl rice cake is white while in the south, the color is soy sauce. There is a Taiwanese proverb that says “Granny Steamed Crumbling Cake” indicates that the collapsed bowl rice cakes in the middle are the most delicious and chewy.
Salted Porridge- Delicious Brunch From Southern Taiwan
In addition to porridge bread becomes a breakfast menu that is attached to everyone. But Taiwanese porridge has a luxurious salty taste which is a popular breakfast. Separate rice grains and a refreshing soup provide a unique mouth taste porridge and special characteristics.
Handmade almond tofu retains the rich taste of almonds. Healthy food with low calories is the ideal choice for a slow lifestyle.
The delicious Danzai noodles are reminiscent of the early Tainan noodle shops, where noodle sellers hawked their food while carrying their stalls, low stoves, and small bamboo benches on their transport poles.
Tainan Science Park (台南科學園區) is one of southern Taiwan’s most important high-tech science parks. The concept behind its development is coexistence with nature and ecology, and the entire site is full of greenery and lush with vegetation. The park’s numerous ecologically rich flood basin, Siraya Square (西拉雅廣場) with its unique ethnic style, a host of exciting art installations, plus the ecology conservation area make Tainan Science Park resemble a natural ecological art museum.
Tourists who visit the Science Park often take lakeside walks by the site’s 3 ecological lakes, Daoye Lake (道爺湖), Xiake Lake (霞客湖) and Yinxi Lake (迎曦湖), where they can see different landscapes and large flocks of birds feeding. Other popular features of the park include the cable-stayed footbridge over Siraya Boulevard (西拉雅大道) and its adjacent art installations, as well as a large dragon sculpture at Yinxi Lake.
The cute stylized Formosan dog figures in front of the park management offices give a sense of life and fun to the solemn-looking administrative building, and make for a perfect photo opportunity for guests.
Ancient Capital City of Festiaval Culture
Tainan has a long history of historic sites and historic buildings. Various carnival religious festivals such as traditional local culture, and beautiful international exhibitions and competitions. The ancient capital of Tainan also has unique cultural characteristics so you won’t be bored to visit it.
Tainan New Year
At the end of each year, Tainan holds an event trilogy to mark the occasion, which is to see the sunset at the end of the year. New Year’s Eve Party and Welcoming the First Dawn of the New Year. The first program is Seeing the Last Sunset at Jingzaijiao.Many visitors come to witness the charm of the sunset view at the end of the year. When the sun fades like it illuminates a salt field with snow. but no less important is Welcoming the First Dawn of the New Year at Erliao in Zuozhen welcoming the New Year in a different way amidst beautiful scenery
Summer Music Festival
Tainan-Jiangjun Roar Summer Music is also not to be missed. Various styles of musical performances are displayed every year. Everyone is invited to move freely with the beat of the music, sing as loud as you can and enjoy an unforgettable seaside music party.Not only that, the Tainan Summer Music Festival combines seaside food and beach attractions in Jiangjun, Beimen and Qigu etc. to bring local music-themed trips that allow people to enjoy local music and scenery.
Registered as one of the three major traditional festivals in the world, Yanshui Beehive Bird Fireworks is one of the most important religious events in Taiwan. It is said that the incident originated from the end of the 19th century when the area was hit by a plague that killed many people, leaving the local population in fear. They prayed to the god Guan Shen Di Jun for help and were ordered to hold a parade on the night of the Lantern Festival with believers turning on firecrackers behind the litters to drive away the epidemic.