Photo of the Day: New Taipei's Shifen Waterfall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Swedish YouTuber captured this spectacular photo of Shifen Waterfall in New Taipei City this past weekend.  The photographer, Lukas Engström, 29, says ...

Photo of the Day: 'Tri-colored maple leaves' in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the maple leaves in Japan begin to change color, the Komoro Zoo's Kaokoen Garden in Japan's Nagano Prefecture on Nov. 13 shared photos of its curious "...

Photo of the Day: Crowds wowed by Kaohsiung’s ‘Manhattanhenge’ 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a disappointing no-show last year due to inclement weather, Kaohsiung's much ballyhooed "Manhattanhenge" finally made an appearance yesterday (Nov. 11), muc...

Photo of the Day: Godzilla rises from smog in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As frightening levels of pollution plague western Taiwan for a second day in a row, a Taiwanese netizen took a photo of a murky street in the western Taiwan city of Taichu...

Boy's Nacho Libre costume wins Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo of an American-Taiwanese boy's Nacho Libre homemade costume has won first place in the Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest. A photo taken by Amer...

Vote on winner of Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The time has come to pick the winner of the Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest, in which the first place winner will have their image featured as the Phot...

Photo of the Day: 'Proof that Aliens have landed in Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American-Canadian marketing manager took this photo of Agora Garden Tower (陶朱隱園) in Taipei's Xinyi District looking highly futuristic and a bit alien.  ...

Photo of the Day: Old man and pet squirrel in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese-American captured this touching photo of an elderly man playing with his pet squirrel this summer near the famous "scooter waterfall" in Taipei's Dato...

Photo of the Day: Small fries spotted in Taipei during Halloween

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Taiwanese mothers created ingenious McDonald's French fry costumes by hand to dress up seven kids for this year's annual 2018 Tianmu Hallo...

Enter Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest Today!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the spirit of Halloween, and given there were so were many opportunities to get your ghoul on over the past weekend, Taiwan News is holding a fun photo contest in which the ...

Photo of the Day: Starbucks siren spotted during Halloween in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Taiwanese post photos of cute kids decked out in creative Halloween costumes seen over this past weekend, an image of a little girl's creative Starbucks siren costu...

Photo of the Day: Rainy Taipei looking like 'Blade Runner'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A French engineer currently living in Taiwan recently captured these haunting images of Taipei in the rain looking very much like scenes from the 80s science fiction thriller &...

Photo of the Day: New Kaohsiung main station now open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Kaohsiung's new main station (高雄站) opened to the public on Sunday (Oct. 14) as part of the new Kaohsiung underground railway, which opened on the same day. The...

Photo of the Day: Sunset in Pingtung,Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese student captured this stunning sunset with silhouettes of coconut trees in southern Taiwan's Pingtung in August. An 18-year-old Taiwanese...

Photo of the Day: Gongbei Temple in New Taipei City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American photographer Sherry A. Thompson captured this spectacular photo of Gongbei Temple (拱北殿) in New Taipei City's Xizhi District on Oct. 6 at 5 p.m. Thomps...