Most visitors regard Danshui (or Tamsui, Huwei) as one of the final stops of the Taipei Metro, a tourists' spot, and home to many higher learning institutions. However, very few know that it has a long and rich history, from the invasion of the Spaniards, the Dutch, through the Koxinga and the Qing rules, to the colonization by the Japanese, the historical lineage has never been interrupted. So as not to let the memories fade and the records forgotten, we who were born and raised in Danshui now start this blog to let others learn more about Danshui's history. We invite those interested readers to participate in posting comments. Together, we can keep the historical records of Danshui long-lasting and make them known to the entire world.