Enjoy a relaxing early summer walk in Taipei’s Zhuzihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the calla lily flower's season in Yangmingshan Zhuzihu is quieting down, Taipei’s Geotechnical Engineering Office (GEO) gives the public another reason to still co...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Nauru parliament rejects 'one China' principle; China admits Taiwan F-16s are an effective deterrent for PLAAF H-6K bombers; Triathlete ...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off today, offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a farmer's ma...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off tomorrow (March 29), offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a f...

Taoyuan Calla Lily Festival set to impress in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Taoyuan Calla Lily Festival will take place April 4-21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Taoyuan’s Department of Tourism said on Tuesday (March 26). This year's...

Set a date for Taiwan’s Calla Lily Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The main attractions at the Calla Lily Festival this year will be beautiful landscapes and music concerts, according to Taipei’s Department of Economic Development (...

Calla lilies on Taipei’s Yangmingshan bloom in time for 228 holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Calla lilies in the Zhuzihu (竹子湖) area of Yangmingshan National Park are blooming. People who come to the national park to enjoy cherry blossoms during the 228 Peace Memor...

Trail in Taipei’s Zhuzihu renovated to become barrier free

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Dinghu circular trail in the Zhuzihu area of Yangminshan National Park in Taipei is frequented by tourists during the calla lily season each year, and Taipei’s G...

No idea where to go with kids in Northern Taiwan? Meet 'A toddler in Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Having no idea where to go with your kids on weekends? A website founded by a New Yorker lists free facilities in Northern Taiwan suitable for families with children and is beli...

Photo of the Day: Taipei Mayor Ko and Bravo looking dandy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei's Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) looking dapper dressed in a white tuxedo posed in this photo with the city's mascot Bravo (熊讚) for a mass wedding held at the Taipei Flor...

Calla Lily Festival kicks off on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicked off yesterday (March 30), offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies, but also ...

The 2018 Zhuzihu Calla Lily Festival in Taipei’s Yangmingshan to kick off on March 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The main attraction of this year's Calla Lily Festival at Zhuzihu in the Yangmingshan National Park in Taipei will be the combination of music concerts and landscape beauty, ...

The curious figure of Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Ko Wen-je (柯文哲), the current mayor of Taipei is an interesting figure, and one that may be setting Taiwan's political future in a new direction. Many might say that glob...

Photo of the Day: Hydrangeas blooming in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the calla lily season comes to an end, different colors of hydrangeas are now in full bloom in Taipei's Yangmingshan National Park, becoming a famous tourist spot i...

Photo of the Day: Taipei's ninja mayor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) is pictured dressed up as Naruto Uzumaki, the main character from the famous Japanese manga series "Naruto" at the opening cerem...