Taipei is Asia’s No.3 destination for the Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Travel web site Agoda lists Taipei City as Asia’s No.3 destination to visit during the Lunar New Year holiday starting Saturday. The Taiwanese capital is not alone in t...

Taiwan a top destination for Asian travelers over Lunar New Year holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is one of the top tourist destinations among Asian travelers during the Lunar New Year period, according to a report by the accommodation booking firm Agoda. Tai...

Seek the Promisedland in the beautiful mountains of Hualien, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As a must see destination in Taiwan, Hualien County boasts a number of great resorts and local tourist attractions springing up to attract visitors from across Taiwan and ...

LINE and Agoda team up in Taiwan for new 'LINE Travel' service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The online accommodation booking service Agoda has announced a partnership with the multimedia and chat application LINE in Taiwan. Under the new agreement, Agoda will ...

Online reservation site Agoda to remove illegal Taipei hotels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei City Government and online reservation group Agoda have reached an agreement to remove illegal or unregistered hotels in the Taiwanese capital from the website,...

BBC China: 11 out of 100 major company websites designate Taiwan as a country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Amid China’s current campaign pressuring companies to change their designation of Taiwan, BBC China conducted a survey of 100 major international company websites to...

Finnish Santa is in town! Come to the Christmas Market to fulfill your childhood dream

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A certified Santa Claus straight from Finland showed up in Taipei to attend a tree lighting ceremony at Howard Plaza Hotel's Christmas Market on Wednesday. The Howa...

Taiwan world's fifth most-favored travel destination: Agoda

Taiwan has been ranked as the world's fifth most-favored country or area as a travel destination, according to a survey by the accommodation booking website Agoda.com. In the survey, Thailand t...

Taiwan aims to tax cross-border e-commerce next year

Taipei, Aug. 10 (CNA) The Ministry of Finance (MOF) is planning to impose a business tax on cross-border electronic commerce operators starting from next year in a bid to close a loophole that had a...

Kyoto most-favored destination for Taiwanese couples: Agoda

Kyoto tops the list of vacation spots most favored by Taiwanese couples, followed by Hualien and Okinawa, according to a survey released Tuesday by the accommodation booking website Agoda.com to mark ...

Study: Taiwanese books accommodation 40 days before a trip

How many days in advance of a trip would you book accommodation? According to a survey, the Taiwanese traveler is above the world average and grabs second place in booking accommodation an average 40 ...

Far Eastern Air launches Magong-Nanjing flights

Taipei, March 23 (CNA) Far Eastern Air Transport (FAT) launched scheduled flights between Magong in Taiwan's outlying island of Penghu and Nanjing in coastal China Monday amid increasing Chinese int...

Penghu on Agoda's list of emerging travel destinations in Asia

Taipei, March 10 (CNA) The island group of Penghu off southwest Taiwan has been listed by Agoda.com as an emerging tour destination in Asia in 2015. Two reasons why travelers must not miss Peng...