Dongshan District, Tainan
Dongshan District in Tainan City
|• Total||124.978 km2 (48.254 sq mi)|
|• Density||190.273/km2 (492.80/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (CST)|
Dongshan District (Chinese: 東山區; pinyin: Dōngshān Qū; Wade–Giles: Tung1-shan1 Ch'ü1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tong-san-khu) is a rural district in Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China. It was formerly called Hoansia (Chinese: 番社; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: hoan-siā).
Republic of China
After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China in 1945, Dongshan was organized as a rural township of Tainan County. On 25 December 2010, Tainan County was merged with Tainan City and Dongshan was upgraded to a district of the city.
Tungshan, Tungzhong, Tungzheng, Dake, Sanrong, Keli, Tunghe, Shengxian, Nanxi, Shuiyun, Linan, Tungyuan, Lingnan, Nanshi, Jingshan and Gaoyuan Village.
Dongshan is famous for its coffee crop.
- Dongshan Bisuan Temple
- Dongshan Sports Park
- Senwho Holiday Farm
- Shueiyun Village
- Sikou Little Switzerland
- Siraya National Scenic Area
- Su Yu-chang, martial artist, scholar and practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine
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