Free water fun at Taipei's Dajia Water Playground available from June 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As summer heats up and temperatures rise, Taipei’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) has announced that the water playground at Dajia Riverside Park, admission to which ...

New 3D paintings in front of Taipei’s Guandu Temple poised to attract visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two new 3D paintings in the square in front of Guandu Temple (關渡宮) are poised to lure more visitors to the already popular attraction in Taipei’s Beitou District, Ta...

Taipei designates two more riverside parks as legal graffiti spaces

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two more riverbank areas have been added to the list of locations where graffiti activity is allowed in the capital of Taiwan, the Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) of Ta...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Dec. 28 - Jan. 6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, Taipei offers a host of activities to ring in the new year and beyond. New Year’s Eve (Image by Flickr user...

Taipei’s riverside parks offer prime locations to watch New Year countdown fireworks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the New Year approaching, the Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) of Taipei recommends a number of riverside parks promising fantastic views for the Taipei 101 firewor...

Enjoy cycling on Taipei’s riverside bike paths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Cycling on Taipei’s riverside bike paths at night is a great pleasure as cyclists can get good exercise while enjoying the beautiful riverside landscapes, Taipei&rsq...

Flowers in full bloom at Dajia Riverside Park in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As 2018 is entering its final two months, the blooms of various flowers at Dajia Riverside Park in Taipei are reaching their best condition, the Hydraulic Engineering Office...

Cosmos flowers blooming at Meiti Riverside Park in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei residents don’t have to drive all the way to central or southern Taiwan to enjoy vast fields of blooming cosmos flowers, because the landscape exists right here...

More than 200,000 sunflowers in bloom at Taipei’s Rainbow Riverside Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—About 230,000 sunflowers are in bloom across about 6,600 square meters on the banks of Taipei’s Rainbow Riverside Park. The best time to enjoy the flowers is between n...

Taipei ruminating on ban of Mid-Autumn Festival BBQs in riverside parks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taipei City government is considering banning barbecues in riverside parks during the Mid-Autumn Festival as trash has continued to build up in parks and PM 2.5 pollution i...

Taipei City offers six legal graffiti spaces along riverside parks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--If you are looking for a space to show your graffiti talent in Taipei, then there is good news for you. Taipei’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) has opened up six riv...

Sign up for free water-themed guided tours to explore Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Members of the public are invited by Taipei City’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) to sign up for water-themed guided tours to explore local river areas, wetlands, ...

Dazzling flora sea at Guanshan Riverbank Park in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Highlighting festive themes for the coming New Year, Taipei’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) has planted 140,000 plant pots at Taipei's Gaunshan Riverbank Park...

Celebrate Mid Autumn Festival with sea of flowers at Taipei’s Dajia Riverside Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--With the double holidays of Mid-Autumn Festival and the Double Ten Day being just around the corner, Taipei’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) encourages members of the p...

Renovated ‘Fountain of Hope’ in Taipei is now open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—After six months’ renovation, “Fountain of Hope” at Taipei’s Dajia Riverside Park is now open to the public. Located at Dajia Riverside Park acros...