Photo of the Day: Map of Taiwan's icons

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Australian educator on Thursday (April 23) completed this lighthearted illustration of a map of Taiwan festooned with a number of the country's most iconic symbols....

Taiwan participates in the New York Times Travel Show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is participating in the New York Times Travel Show from Jan. 24 to 26 at the Javits Convention Center in New York. The Taiwan pavilion in the show features the i...

Five most searched attractions in Taiwan’s Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taichung Travel Net recommends five of the "most searched" attractions in Taichung during the 2019 Lunar New Year period for those who would like to visit the ci...

Filipino OFW shoots video showing 63 scenic sites in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino migrant worker vlogger has created a video documenting his travels to 63 scenic spots across Taiwan over the course of a year. Marc Peter Uy, 25, hails from ...

Russian artist behind leopard cat designs arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Russian designer whose artwork had been allegedly plagiarized arrived in Taiwan today (Sept. 17) after accepting an official invitation by the government to thank her for d...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau releases promotional footage featuring Korean star

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Tourism Bureau released behind-the-scene footage of a micro film featuring Korean star Ok Taec Yeon (玉澤演) in a news release on its website on Friday (Aug. 30). T...

Indian media report praises Taichung as 'artsy capital of Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The English-language Indian news site, the Economic Times published an impressive report on the Taiwanese city of Taichung, praising the city as the center of an “ar...

Amazing time-lapse video shows awesome beauty of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A year after releasing an amazing time-lapse video of several gorgeous places in Taiwan, a Danish photographer on Thursday (July 4) uploaded a sequel video as his "gift to...

Photo of the Day: Western Taiwan's Rainbow Village

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwan-based Canadian author, Nick Kembel, captured this vibrant image of western Taiwan's Rainbow Village earlier this month. Nestled in Taichung's Nantun Distric...

BBC reports on Rainbow Village in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Rainbow Village (彩虹眷村) in Taichung City, central Taiwan, has attracted international media’s attention, and the recent report by BBC is a case in point. The...

6 Off the Beaten Path Destinations in Taiwan

People have many common misconceptions about Taiwan. Foreigners tend to think of the island state as an extension of China and Chinese culture. While historically, China has significantly impacted Tai...

Taichung World Flora Expo to Highlight Taichung New Values

TAICHUNG, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 20, 2018--Taichung, which was named the Taiwan’s most liveable city by CNN in 2016, will host the Taichung World Flora Exposition to present its cultural, indust...

Taiwanese Police help French couple locate lost phone with hundreds of honeymoon photos

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A recently wed couple who came to Taiwan for their honeymoon, almost lost a smartphone with hundreds of photos from their honeymoon around Taiwan, which would have been ir...

Brush fire scorches 30 acres in Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A brush fire broke out in the Nantun District of Taichung yesterday afternoon and burned from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., reported CNA. The fire took place near the Wanggaoliao O...

Top 10 alternative places to visit in Taichung

Taichung may have just been officially elevated to the second largest city in Taiwan, but it is a destination that quite a few visitors to Taiwan will overlook. Its location right in the middle of ...