Night market in N. Taiwan to hold eco-event on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An eco-party will take place at Keelung Miaokou Night Market — one of the most popular tourist night markets in Taiwan — on Sunday (Aug. 9), featuring a variet...

Taipei’s Ningxia Night Market introduces voucher scheme to woo visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the nationwide stimulus voucher scheme soon to kick off, one of Taipei’s most famous night markets has rolled out its own voucher deals to attract visitors. ...

Taiwan's local governments roll out hot deals to boost stimulus voucher spending

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cities and counties in Taiwan are rushing to launch hot deals that encourage consumer spending, in line with the central government’s stimulus plan that is set to ki...

Tainan mayor accuses Tourism Bureau of coronavirus stigmatization

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che (黃偉哲) on Monday (April 27) accused the central government of sending out COVID-19 crowd warnings that are completely off the mark, saying, &ldquo...

Mobile toilets now available at 3 Taipei night markets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Mobile toilets are now available at three of Taipei’s night markets every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for visitors who need to answer nature’s call. Portab...

Uber Eats to deliver Taiwan night market snacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan’s renowned Ningxia Night Market will cooperate with international delivery platform Uber Eats from mid-November. The nation’s night markets are among ...

Will Smith tries Taiwanese food at Taipei's Ningxia Night Market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a visit to Taiwan to promote his new film, American actor Will Smith toured a night market on Friday (Oct. 18) and sampled a number of popular Taiwanese dishes. ...

Michelin Bib Gourmand unveils 15 new ‘street food’ establishments in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Michelin on Wednesday unveiled 24 Bib Gourmand “street food” establishments in night markets – 15 of which are appearing in the Guide for the first time ...

Video by American grad student covers all the 'Things to do in Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American master's student currently living in Taipei has created a humorous video introducing many of the major sights and sounds of Taiwan's capital city. Andrew...

10 best souvenirs to bring back from Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Answering the age-old question of what souvenirs to bring back from Taiwan, travel website TheRealTravelers has created a top 10 list of the best mementos to take home after a ...

Police list worst pickpocketing areas in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade nears, Taipei police have published a list of some of the main areas in the city where the majority of pickpocketing crimes have been repo...

Shilin night market food court to ban melamine, disposable utensils

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Melamine utensils will be fully replaced with reusable stainless ones at the B1 food court of the Shilin night market building by June 2017 to be in line with Taipei City’s...

Dihua Street Offers Tradition and a Touch of Modern Taipei

Taipei (Taiwan News) — Cutting through Datong District is one of Taipei’s historic neighborhoods, Dihua Street offers visitors a glimpse of mid-19th century Taipei as well as the city&rsqu...

Enjoy flower carpets at Yanping Riverside Park

Taipei City Government’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) encourages the public to visit the riverside park to enjoy colorful carpets of flowers at Yanping Riverside Park as well as the nearby...

Outdoor smoking ban to begin in October in Xinyi shopping district

An outdoor smoking ban would be implemented as a matter of the city government policy at the Xinyi shopping district as early as October, according to the Chinese-language United Daily News. Offenders...