AIT chairman visits museum with Taiwan vice president-elect

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Chairman James Moriarty visited the Chimei Museum in Tainan, in the company of Vice President-elect William Lai (賴清德) on Friday (March 6...

Splendid shadow art exhibited in S. Taiwan

TAINAN (Taiwan News) — Chimei Museum has launched an exhibition titled “Beyond The Shadows” that features international artists’ installations and graphic artworks and will run...

Filipino OFW shoots video showing 63 scenic sites in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino migrant worker vlogger has created a video documenting his travels to 63 scenic spots across Taiwan over the course of a year. Marc Peter Uy, 25, hails from ...

Amazing time-lapse video shows awesome beauty of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A year after releasing an amazing time-lapse video of several gorgeous places in Taiwan, a Danish photographer on Thursday (July 4) uploaded a sequel video as his "gift to...

Taiwan’s Tainan releases a video promoting winter tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –What’s the color of Tainan City in your mind’s eye? When many areas in Taiwan are overcast most of the time in winter, Tainan’s Bureau of Tourism recently...

Taiwan’s Chimei Museum to hold themed weekend parties in lead up to Christmas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –The Chimei Museum in Tainan is hosting Christmas parties on Dec. 15, 16, 22, and 23, featuring special exhibitions, concerts, Christmas markets, and Santa Claus parades. ...

Taiwan hosts 2nd biggest Pokémon GO event in world, rakes in NT$1.5 billion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At total of 1.01 million people visited the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan and brought in NT$1.5 billion (US$48 million) in business to the local economy over the course of ...

Taiwanese man plays Pokémon GO on 15 smartphones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - How many phones do you need to play a proper game of Pokémon GO? The answer is 15, if you are Chen San-yuan (陳三元), a 70-year-old man who traveled especially to the so...

65,000 trainers attend opening day of Pokémon GO event in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 65,000 trainers (Pokémon GO players), including foreigners, attended the opening day of the Pokémon GO Safari Zone event yesterday (Nov. 1) in the southern T...

Pokémon GO event launches in Tainan, Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A five-day Pokémon GO Safari Zone event kicked off in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan at 10:30 a.m. this morning. According to an announcement by the organizer,...

Pokémon GO event coming to Tainan, Taiwan tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Pokémon GO Safari Zone event is going to be held in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan tomorrow (Nov. 1), announced the Pokémon GO Live website on Sept. 30. ...

Artworks of 4 museums from Taiwan, Japan on display in Taichung

TAIPEI (CNA) -- An exhibition of select artworks from collections of four museums in Taiwan and Japan opened Saturday in Taichung, as a prelude to the 2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition to be held f...

Pokémon GO event coming to Tainan, Taiwan next month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Pokémon GO Safari Zone is going to be held in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan in early November, announced the Pokémon GO Live website on Sept. 30. Acc...

Museums from Taiwan and Japan jointly hold flower-themed exhibition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A grand scale flower-themed exhibition will be held at National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts starting Oct. 6, featuring artifacts from three museums in Taiwan and one in Jap...

Taiwan boasts two museums among Top 25 Museums in Asia: TripAdvisor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The travel site TripAdvisor has released their annual rankings of museums and landmarks all over the globe, based on user reviews. In this year’s Travelers’...