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Crowds to be reduced by 50% at Taiwan's scenic spots, amusement parks for Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Tourism Bureau on Wednesday (Feb. 3) announced that amid fears of a resurgence of the Wuhan coronavirus, it will limit the size of crowds at national scenic s...

Taiwan's financial companies cancel year-end banquets over COVID-19 concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A few leading financial services companies in Taiwan have decided to call off their year-end banquets (尾牙) amid fears over the continuing spread of COVID-19 around the wor...

Taiwan theme park apologizes for Trump tombstone

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese theme park on Tuesday (Nov. 10) issued a formal apology for a tombstone with President Donald Trump's name marked on it at what appeared to be a demonic fu...

Video shows Trump tombstone, demon funeral at Taiwan theme park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A day after news broke that President-elect Joe Biden had defeated President Donald Trump in the U.S. 2020 presidential election, a tombstone marked "Trump" was ...

Taiwan's top 10 Halloween events!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Halloween just around the corner, Taiwan News has selected 10 exciting events to help you party through the spooky weekend: Resurrected: Full Moon Fever (Resu...

Domestic tourism sees boost as pandemic eases in Taiwan

People in Taiwan are eager to travel again as COVID-19 fears ease, but with overseas travel restrictions still in place, domestic tourism has been the big winner, with hotels, travel agencies and amus...

48-year-old Taipei hotel forced out of business by coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to haunt Taiwan's tourism industry, the long-established Leofoo Hotel (六福客棧) in Taipei's Zhongshan District has becom...

Top 10 Halloween parties in Taiwan for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As All Hallows' Eve creeps up, Taiwan News has created a list of the top 10 Halloween parties at restaurants, bars, and amusement parks across Taiwan for goblins and g...

Shout Out Festival to feature 70 bands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Shout Out Festival 2019 lineup has been released and features 70 groups of international and Taiwanese bands, who will perform at Leofoo Village on Sept. 6-8. The f...

Taiwan theme park offers 'Buddha belly’ discounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Have you ever been offered a discount that was so phat you were embarrassed to take it? Leofoo Water Park (六福水樂園) has recently rolled out its “potbelly discount,&...

New Taipei's Fu Jen University turned into 'water park' by rain bomb

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After much of Taiwan was hammered by a rain bomb yesterday, photos have surfaced of students at Fu Jen Catholic University in New Taipei City making the most of the flooding an...

Theme parks around Taiwan make special offers to visitors during 228 holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Many theme parks across Taiwan offer visitors special prices or discounts during the four-day 228 Peace Memorial Day holiday from Feb. 28 to Mar. 3, Taiwan's Tourism B...

Taiwan's Leofoo Village offers NT$299 admission to visitors with an invoice containing ‘40’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Leofoo Village Theme Park offers NT$299 admission to visitors who produce a uniform invoice from Jan. through Mar. containing "40” in its 8-digit Arabic number durin...

Many theme parks across Taiwan offer special prices during Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Many theme parks across Taiwan offer visitors special prices or discounts during the Lunar New Year holiday, Tourism Bureau said in a news release on Wednesday. In nort...

Santa coming to town, Taiwan’s Leofoo Village offers NT$599 to visitors dressed in red or green

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Leofoo Village Theme Park in Hsinchu County is celebrating the Christmas season with a Santa Claus coming from the North Pole for a month’s long stay, a silver white...