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Matsu, is used very frequently to define more than one island in the archipelago of the offshore Island group. The main islands being Nangan, Beigan, Dongyin and Jyuguang, in order of size. All of which have some of the best fishing available. It is generally easier to say you are from "Matsu" than trying to explain how the islands are a few miles off the Chinese coast and a hundred or more from Taiwan and still be part of Taiwan.
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'''Matsu''' is the name of a group of island's off [[China's]] coast, but under the juristriction of [[Taiwan]].
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The main islands of the Matsu archipeligo are , in oreder of size, Nangan, Beigan, Dongyin and Jyuguang.  
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Anyone who has experienced the hospitality and friendship of the Taiwanese, will understand what beautiful people they really are. Now take that to another level and you are surrounded by the local hospitality of Matsu. It can never be described, it must be experienced.
 
Anyone who has experienced the hospitality and friendship of the Taiwanese, will understand what beautiful people they really are. Now take that to another level and you are surrounded by the local hospitality of Matsu. It can never be described, it must be experienced.
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For those who have never experienced the beauty and culture of "Matsu" it is truly a diamond in the rough. The culture is traditional and unspoiled by many of today's creature habits and "must have's" to survive. Real traditional food is one of those.
 
For those who have never experienced the beauty and culture of "Matsu" it is truly a diamond in the rough. The culture is traditional and unspoiled by many of today's creature habits and "must have's" to survive. Real traditional food is one of those.
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Crime is something you hear about somewhere else; why would you take keys out of a vehicle?, someone  might have to move it. Children are still taken care of by whoever happens to be closest when it is needed. Sharing is stil considered to be a normal part part of daily life.
 
Crime is something you hear about somewhere else; why would you take keys out of a vehicle?, someone  might have to move it. Children are still taken care of by whoever happens to be closest when it is needed. Sharing is stil considered to be a normal part part of daily life.
 
The landscape is still very much as it was several generations ago. The houses still display the traditional craftsmanship of the days of old, and the local people wish to keep it that way.
 
The landscape is still very much as it was several generations ago. The houses still display the traditional craftsmanship of the days of old, and the local people wish to keep it that way.
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While tourism is an integral part of Matsu life and appreciated, it should also be understood, that the attraction and charm of the islands is the apparent suspension of time.
 
While tourism is an integral part of Matsu life and appreciated, it should also be understood, that the attraction and charm of the islands is the apparent suspension of time.
 
Nowhere will you see such beauty of traditional architecture blended with a daily lifestyle in todays society.
 
Nowhere will you see such beauty of traditional architecture blended with a daily lifestyle in todays society.
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Revision as of 14:31, 24 December 2005

Matsu is the name of a group of island's off China's coast, but under the juristriction of Taiwan.

Regions

Cities

Other destinations

Understand

The main islands of the Matsu archipeligo are , in oreder of size, Nangan, Beigan, Dongyin and Jyuguang.

Anyone who has experienced the hospitality and friendship of the Taiwanese, will understand what beautiful people they really are. Now take that to another level and you are surrounded by the local hospitality of Matsu. It can never be described, it must be experienced.

For those who have never experienced the beauty and culture of "Matsu" it is truly a diamond in the rough. The culture is traditional and unspoiled by many of today's creature habits and "must have's" to survive. Real traditional food is one of those.

Crime is something you hear about somewhere else; why would you take keys out of a vehicle?, someone might have to move it. Children are still taken care of by whoever happens to be closest when it is needed. Sharing is stil considered to be a normal part part of daily life. The landscape is still very much as it was several generations ago. The houses still display the traditional craftsmanship of the days of old, and the local people wish to keep it that way.

While tourism is an integral part of Matsu life and appreciated, it should also be understood, that the attraction and charm of the islands is the apparent suspension of time. Nowhere will you see such beauty of traditional architecture blended with a daily lifestyle in todays society.

Talk

Get in

Get around

See

Itineraries

Do

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out

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