Taiwan’s Tainan offers free guided tours of back alleys on weekends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – What’s there to see in Tainan, the ancient capital city of Taiwan, besides the numerous historic sites and monuments? The back alleys hidden in an old section of the...

Flowers blooming at 7 districts across Taoyuan in N. Taiwan during flower festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Now that the intense local elections are over, it’s the perfect time for Taiwanese people to immerse themselves in seas of flowers for a change of mood by visiting the...

Art installations along Hualien coast to complement National Day fireworks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two statues have been added to the Hualien Harbor Waterfront Recreation Area (花蓮港親水遊憩區) in an installation art program to decorate the east coast of Taiwan, just in time f...

Digital Art Center Taipei reopens with AVAT collaboration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Association of the Visual Arts in Taiwan (AVAT) has entered into a new collaboration with the Digital Art Center Taipei (DAC.TW) as of this June. The first exhibiti...

Taipei 101 waste cable-turned art project on display in New York

TAIPEI (CNA) - A collection of seven installation artworks crafted from retired elevator cables from the Taipei 101 skyscraper by a Taiwanese artist with the help of prison inmates has gone on display...

Rare romantic scenery visited by ‘Empress Ki’: the heart-echoing ‘Black Forest’ in Taipei's Zhuzihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The “Black Forest” in Zhuzihu (竹子湖)of Taipei's Beitou District has been known as a great location for bridal photo shots. In October 2014, Ha Ji-Won (河智苑), a famo...

‘Artrain Taipei’ to hold multicultural activities at youth hostels across city in December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei’s Department of Information and Tourism (TPEDOIT) is working with the city’s youth hostel operators to hold the “Artrain Taipei” event through...

Join rice harvest fun at Taipei’s Guandu Plain July 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taipei Department of Economic Development (DED) is teaming up with Beitou Farmers’ Association to organize the “2017 Beitou Rice Harvest Fun” event on July 30 t...

Rainbow umbrellas near Taiwan’s Suao Cold Spring become popular Facebook check-in location

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The township office of a Taiwanese town famous for its cold spring has recently hung more than 100 colorful umbrellas above a public cold spring pond to form a rainbow spectrum a...

Experience the charms of flora in Taoyuan Flower Festival

The second annual Taoyuan Flower Festival opened last Saturday and has attracted a big flow of visitors with the opening of the first and second floral areas. There are five floral exhibition distr...

TaiwanFest events to promote cultural exchanges in Canada

A series of cultural events being organized by a Taiwanese community based in Canada will take place there from August to promote exchanges between Taiwan and Canada, with the events this year also fe...

Four Taiwanese groups to perform in French arts festival

Four Taiwanese groups are set to perform in the Festival Off d'Avignon (Avignon Off) in southern France this month, bringing drama and dance performances to audiences there. From July 7-30, Flying...

Taiwanese groups to perform in French arts festival

Avignon, France, July 6 (CNA) Four Taiwanese groups are set to perform in the Festival Off d'Avignon (Avignon Off) in southern France this month, bringing drama and dance performances to audiences t...

Dacun Station in Changhua freshened up to promote grape industry

The train station in Dacun Township in Changhua County has come alive with new installation art and decorations to let travelers know they're in the heart of Taiwan's grape industry. The county gov...

The Monk from Tang Dynasty transcends time

"The Monk from Tang Dynasty," an accredited theatre piece, will be performed "for the last time" at Cloud Gate Theatre in Tamsui, New Taipei City from April 22 to April 24. "The Monk from Tang Dyn...