Yang Tao Ho­tel, Fu Xing Cas­tle (Yang Tao Yuan Zi, Fu Xing Gu Bao Di­an 杨桃院子, 复兴古堡店)

Sur­pass­ing­ly beau­ti­ful, un­ex­pect­ed­ly art­ful, and deeply rem­i­nis­cent of Ku­lang­su’s gold­en era, the Yang Tao Ho­tel in Fux­ing Cas­tle is an…

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For­mer Of­fice of Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny (Den­mark) (Dan Mai Da Bei Di­an Bao Gong Si 丹麦大北电报公司)

In 1871, the Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny be­gan op­er­a­tions on Kulangsu’s Tian­wei Road.  It laid the tele­graph service’s sub­ma­rine ca­bles con­nect­ing…

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For­mer Japan­ese Con­sulate, Po­lice Sta­tion, and Staff Quar­ters (Ri Ben Ling Shi Guan Jiu Zhi 日本领事馆旧址)

The for­mer Japan­ese Con­sulate, built in 1879, is the on­ly 19th cen­tu­ry em­bassy build­ing still in­tact up­on Ku­lang­su. The Japan­ese…

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Ku­lang­su Or­gan Mu­se­um (Eight Di­a­grams Man­sion / Bagua Man­sion) (Ba Gua Lou 八卦楼)

The Ku­lang­su or­gan museum’s beau­ti­ful red dome is vis­i­ble from across the bay in Xi­a­men. The mu­se­um, housed in the…

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