Tidore # 8 – Torre, The Portuguese Heritage in Tidore

Tidore # 8 – Torre, The Portuguese Heritage in Tidore

  Still remember, that Kadato Kie, Kedaton Sultanate Tidore flanked by 2 pieces of fort? This time I will tell you about the Fort of Torre, because the Fort of Tahula I have told you before. The fort of Torre lies slightly behind Kadato Kie. Precisely behind the tomb of Kapitalau and the tomb of Sultan Zainal Abidin Syah. About 30 minutes when we start from Rum Port.   The fort of Torre is a…

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Tidore #4 – Long History of Tahula Fort

Tidore #4 – Long History of Tahula Fort

  Tahula Fort is located at Sultan Syaifuddin Street, Soa Sio Village, Tidore Subdistrict, Tidore Kepulauan Town. Its location is on a fairly steep hill in the coastal area. Construction of this fortress staircase shown by the number of stairs in the area of the fort. There are 2 pieces of triangular bastion and 1 round bastion.   Based on the archives of Spain, circa 1607, one year after Spain conquered Ternate, Juan de Esquivel…

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