Join an autumn bicycle tour of Taitung to enjoy Taiwan's southeast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Autumn is an ideal time to join a bicycle tour in Taitung and enjoy the cooler weather, sunshine, soft sea breeze, idyllic views, and cleanest air in the country. The T...

Explore east coast of Taiwan by bike during Double Ten holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Domestic tourism in Taiwan is thriving as tourists are avoiding overseas travel during the coronavirus pandemic, and a bike tour in Taitung has become the latest buzzword ...

Chairman of Taiwan's Starlux Airlines takes employees, fans on pleasure flight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Starlux Airlines Chairman Chang Kuo-wei (張國煒) on Sunday took the company’s employees and fans for a four-hour pleasure flight to Taiwan’s northern and southern...

Daylily season begins in Taiwan’s Hualien County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The daylily season on Chike Mountain (赤柯山) and neighboring Liushihdan Mountain (六十石山) in Taiwan’s eastern county of Hualien has begun and will last until Sep. 13, wi...

Taiwanese look to great outdoors for respite from pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the pandemic continues to spiral out of control abroad, Taiwanese looking to get away for the summer are increasingly turning to the outdoors. According to statistic...

Taiwan Railways Administration restarts rail cruise tours from July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) announced on Sunday (June 14) that its rail cruise tour schedule for the summer will include a great variety of options. Among ...

Agoda recommends three cycling routes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As cycling tours have increased in popularity in Taiwan in recent years, international online travel booking platform Agoda has recommended three cycling routes in Taiwan....

Scenic bike tours in Taiwan's Taitung open for registration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Registration is now open for bike tours on three select routes in Taitung County. With the gentle sunlight and cooling temperatures, now is the best time of the year to...

2019 East of Taiwan bike tours kick off

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – East Rift Valley National Scenic Area Administration (ERVNSAA) has five bicycling events in store for domestic and foreign cycling enthusiasts this year who wish to enjoy ...

Circumnavigate Taiwan with new online guide

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s East Rift Valley National Scenic Area has posted a message on its website introducing the “Taiwan on 2 Wheels” website, a portal ...

High temperature warning issued for parts of Taiwan

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) on Sunday issued a high temperature warning for some parts of Taiwan, with an "orange" alert issued for Taitung County. The orange warning means temperatu...

Bookings for viewing fireflies in E. Taiwan’s Danongdafu Forest Park available now

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Danongdafu Forest Park (大農大富平地森林園區) in Taiwan’s eastern county of Hualien offers the earliest opportunities for viewing fireflies, and this year the organized viewing act...

Places in Taiwan’s Hualien with postcard scenery of deciduous cypress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As winter is here now, it’s the best time to visit a couple of places in Hualien’s Shoufeng Township famed for their postcard scenery of deciduous cypress tree...

Film promoting eastern Taiwan awarded at film festival in Portugal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A short film promoting the beauty of the eastern Taiwan won the Best Asian Film award at a tourism film festival in Portugal on Oct. 26, according to Taiwan’s Touris...

Forestry Bureau promotes four choice hiking trails at Taiwan Outdoor Show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau will be promoting four hiking trails in four areas across Taiwan, touting them as “choice trails rich in natural resources and indigeno...