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Taiwan train reverses course to pick up injured hiker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A forest train traversing Chiayi's Alishan reversed direction and traveled backward 2 kilometers on Sunday (Nov. 15) in an effort to transport an elderly male hiker in...

Taiwan Alishan Forest Railway to issue commemorative twin-railway ticket on Dec. 25

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Alishan Forest Railway is to issue a special, twin-railway commemorative ticket on Dec. 25 to celebrate its 106th birthday, according to CNA. The ticket contains a ...

Sample Taiwan's famous Alishan tea along the mountain's scenic trails

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A range of activities will take place starting June spotlighting Taiwan’s famed high mountain tea varieties cultivated in Alishan (阿里山), which will culminate in a te...

Bambou pour les pandas géants à Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -Des pousses de bambous (phyllostachys makinoi Hayata) sont d’autres légumes de la saison à proposer aux pandas géants après la Fête Ching ...

Booking of Taiwan’s Alishan train tickets for Dragon Boat Festival begins May 12

TAIPEI (Taiwan)--Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) Alishan Forest Railway Branch announced on Monday that Alishan forest railway tickets for the Dragon Boat Festival from May 27 to May 30 will be o...

Un endroit idéal d’Alishan de Taiwan pour s’enrober dans Sakura

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Le cerisier Yoshino (Prunus yedoensis) n’a pas encore commencé sa floraison mais les autres cerisiers ont déjà fleuris et ont peint toute la montagne ...

Online booking of Alishan Forest Railway trains for New Year Day holiday starts Dec 16

Online booking of Alishan Forest Railway trains for the 2017 New Year Day holiday will start Dec 16, and ticket purchases for the Chushan Sunrise Watching Trains to watch the first sunlight of 2017 wi...

Service on Alishan railway main line to be suspended Friday, Saturday

The Alishan Forest Railway in southern Taiwan will again suspend service on its main line, on Friday and Saturday to repair damaged tracks, after the line was reopened Thursday following two days of c...

Chiayi, Tamshui suffer under Typhoon Malakas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – While Typhoon Malakas was making slow progress off Taiwan’s east coast Saturday, Chiayi County in Southern Taiwan suffered some of the heaviest torrential rain. Residents of T...