History and local culture on the scenic Danshui River estuary


August 2011: In their infinite wisdom, the authorities have once again changed the Romanization of  淡水, from Danshui toTamsui. So look for this new spelling on MRT signs and elsewhere, unless they decide to change the spelling again…. 


3 Responses to “Day Trip 12. DANSHUI and BALI LEFT BANK”

  1. 1 Klaus November 12, 2011 at 1:29 pm

    Actually, it is “Tamsui”, not “Tamshui”.
    More on that madness: http://pinyin.info/news/2011/back-to-tamsui/

  2. 3 Dave March 10, 2012 at 11:44 am

    Overviews of historical spots at Danshui – good & quick!
    Thanks for sharing, Richard! 🙂

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