Taiwan's Tainan lists sites where annular solar eclipse can be observed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan in southwestern Taiwan is offering a list of sites in the city where people can observe the annular solar eclipse on June 21, which will not be visible again until ...

Kapok flowers in full bloom in SW Taiwan countryside

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kapok flowers are in full bloom along a country road in Tainan City’s Baihe District (白河), and the flamboyant flowers will last approximately 12 more days, according...

Guanziling Hot Spring Festival in southern Taiwan to begin Sept. 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2019 Guanziling Hot Spring Festival (關子嶺溫泉美食節) will begin on Sept. 21 and last through Oct. 20, focusing on hot springs, night festivals, bathrobes, and cuisine, the Tainan...

Golden flowers bloom along bikeway in SW Taiwan’s Baihe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tourism Bureau of Tainan City Government planted golden trees on both sides of Lian Xiang Bikeway (蓮鄉自行車道) in the city's Baihe (白河) District six years ago, and now the tree...

Heavy flooding shifts to central, southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) observed that as rainfall in northern Taiwan is starting to diminish this afternoon (May 20), it has started to increase rapidly in southern an...

Nine Guanziling hotels in SW Taiwan double down on ‘Spring Tour’ discounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of nine hot spring hotels in Tainan’s Guanziling (關子嶺) hot spring area are doubling down on Tourism Bureau’s "Spring Tour" discounts and bene...

Guanziling in Tainan blessed with Taiwan’s only 'mud hot springs'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Guanziling (關子嶺) in Tainan City’s Baihe District (白河區) is blessed with Taiwan’s only “mud hot springs" (泥漿溫泉), according to the city’s Tourism...

Fiery kapok flowers bloom along a country road in SW Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Fiery flowers are blossoming on kapok trees along a country road in Tainan City’s Baihe District (白河) in SW Taiwan, and the bloom is expected to last through the fou...

Relish creative desserts at Taiwan’s Siraya National Scenic Area

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tourism Bureau is teaming up with National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism in creating a dozen patisseries using ingredients from local produce as part...

Photo of the Day: Fireflies dazzle western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the photo above fireflies can be seen whirring around a farm house in mountain township in southwestern Taiwan's Chiayi County. The firefly season is fast approaching...

Four Tainan bike routes named for crowd-averse tourists

Taipei, April 6 (CNA) The Tainan City Tourism Bureau has recommended four cycle routes for visitors to the southern city who want to avoid large crowds during the five-day Tomb Sweeping holiday. Th...

Stunning video of Kapok trees in bloom filmed in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Kapok trees are now in blooming along Tainan's Baihe Linchupi Kapok Road (白河林初埤木棉花道) and a Taiwanese photographer has captured an amazing drone footage of the trees fro...

A la recherche des belles lotus à Taiwan? Un tour à Hsinchu peut être un bon choix

HSINCHU (Taiwan News) - Les lotus sacrés ont commencé à fleurir au nord de Taiwan, localisés près de la route Xinlong dans la ville Xinpu (新埔鎮) à Hsinchu (新竹)...

Events and activities in Taiwan from May 19-25

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The following is a list of notable events and activities taking place in Taiwan from May 19 to May 25: Exhibitions The 2017 Young Designers' Exhibition (YODEX) o...

Kapok flowers blossom in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Kapok trees are now in blooming along Tainan's Baihe Linchupi Kapok Road (林初埤木棉花道), which has been named buy a Spanish travel site idealista as one of the top 15 most ...