Taiwan test fires missile near southeast coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The military test fired a missile near the popular tourist destination of Sanxiantai in Taitung County early Thursday morning, but officials were unwilling to confirm or deny th...

Tourism Bureau: Three best places in Taiwan to watch first sunrise of the year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau has recommended “three best places in Taiwan” to watch the first sunrise on New Year's Day—Fulong in New Taipei City, S...

Top 10 must-see attractions in Taitung, Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taitung County government took a poll of  must-see travel destinations in Taitung which local and visitors alike should visit. The county government last administe...

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s Top 5 national scenic areas in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- It was announced earlier this week that Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau is going to plow NT$40 million (US$1.3 million) of public money into subsidizing tour groups to visit...

Cruise passengers transported to land of eastern Taiwan by rubber boats say it’s like Normandy landings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Passengers of a British cruise ship, who had to be transported to the land of a fishing port in Taiwan’s eastern county of Taitung by rubber dinghies on Thursday,...

Hotel owner in Taiwan’s Hualien: Coming to Hualien for a sightseeing visit is best help you can give to this place

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Not only several buildings but also the local tourism industry took a hard hit from the February 6 Hualien earthquake as tourists are refraining from visiting Hualien f...

Photo of the Day: First sunrise of 2018 in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The first sunrise of the year is captured in this photograph taken in Sanxiantai (三仙台) in eastern Taiwan's Taitung County.  Sunrise on New Year's Day ...

Check out the best places in Taiwan to watch the first sunrise of 2018

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- According to Tripbaa, a travel blog with a community of backpackers from over 500 cities, these are some of the best places where you can watch the first sunrise of 2018...

Best places in Taiwan to watch the sunrise on 2018

For some, New Year is all about the midnight countdown and in Taiwan, most eyes turn to Taipei 101, where the nations biggest fireworks display will be taking place. This year's display will last ...

International balloon festival lights up eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The light show concert of the Balloon Festival takes place at Sanxiantai (三仙台) in Taiwan's southeastern County of Taitung on June 8, attracting thousands of people to ...

Eight-arch bridge at Sanxiantai on Taiwan’s east coast to be closed for 3.5 months

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The East Coast National Scenic Area (ECNSA) headquarters said Monday that the eight-arch bridge on Taiwan’s east coast that connects Sanxiantai with the mainland will be cl...

Photo of the Day: Terrace of Three Immortals in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The eight arch bridge in Sanxiantai (三仙台), Taitung County, is closing from June 1 to September 15 due to scheduled maintenance, according to the Department of East Coast N...

Les baleines à bosse à Taiwan

HUALIEN (Taiwan News) - L’apparition des baleines à bosse a surpris les touristes qui prenaient leur séjour sur la côte est de Taiwan. L’administration de la zone sc&ea...

ezTravel : East Coast is hottest spot for viewing first sunrise of 2017

Taipei (Taiwan News)--Scenic areas along the East Coast are the hottest spots for viewing the first sunrise of 2017, beating  ’s Lungpan grassland and Alishan, according to ezTravel’s...

Top New Year's Eve celebrations in Taiwan

The following are the major events being staged around Taiwan to celebrate the New Year, including concerts, fireworks displays, and gatherings at scenic spots to view the first sunrise of 2...