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...

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...

Dutch architect firm MVRDV reveals plan for produce market in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — MVRDV, the Dutch architecture firm that just announced its plan for the Twin Towers in Taipei last year, revealed its new project in Taiwan Wednesday, which is an open-air...

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...

Yunshui River hot spring in southwestern Taiwan inaugurated on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The Yunshui River hot spring (澐水溪溫泉) in Taiwan’s southwestern county of Chiayi was inaugurated for service on Sunday (July 29). The Yunshui River hot spring, loc...

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s Top 5 national scenic areas in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- It was announced earlier this week that Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau is going to plow NT$40 million (US$1.3 million) of public money into subsidizing tour groups to visit cert...

Taiwan's most popular outdoor destination searches

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On Tuesday Yahoo released the most searched tourist spots around Taiwan in 2017. 10. E-DA Theme Park (意大遊樂世界) The E-DA Theme Park is a Greek-themed amusement park i...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau hands out iPhone X handsets in hot springs contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tourism Bureau will hand out iPhone X handsets in its latest hot springs action after the new phone won rave reviews, reports said Wednesday. The new and expensive ...

'2017-18 Taiwan Hot Spring' to promote ‘new hot spring style’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau launched the “2017-18 Taiwan Hot Spring” festival that will see hot spring areas across Taiwan holding a series of promotional acti...

Four hot spring destinations in Taiwan worth traveling for

Chilling out in hot springs is one of the must-dos in Taiwan. While neighboring country Japan is often touted for its many healing hot springs, Taiwan also possesses a great variety of springs, which ...

Soong: KMT and DPP should work together, like fire and water

People’s First Party (PFP) presidential candidate James Soong urged the Kuomintang and Democratic Progressive Party to work out their political differences for the better of Taiwan, reports said Sunda...