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Visitors to Taiwan’s Shoushan told to keep distance from monkeys potentially carrying herpes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Visitors returning to Kaohsiung's Shoushan (Monkey Mountain) as Taiwan's COVID-19 situation improves are being asked to socially distance not only from each other ...

Spelunkers on Taiwan’s Shoushan must have permits

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shoushan National Nature Park management office recently reopened four limestone caves on Shoushan in Kaohsiung City to the public, but warned that spelunkers must apply f...

Hiker wounded by suspected gunshot in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man is suspected to have been injured by a stray bullet while hiking in Shoushan National Nature Park on Friday (Dec. 11). The 66-year-old man, surnamed Che...

Missing hiker found dead in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A China Steel Express Corp. (CSE) employee surnamed Fu (傅) was found dead in Shoushan National Nature Park on Tuesday (Nov. 24), one week after he was reported missing by ...

S. Taiwan park suspends cave exploration applications

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shoushan National Nature Park administration announced in a press release on Monday (April 27) that applications for cave exploration will be suspended from May 1 to Oct. ...

Taiwan's president open to meeting with Xi Jinping

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Thursday (Nov. 28) that she would be open to discussing cross-strait relations with Chinese leader Xi Jinping as long as Taiwan...

The Shoushan National Nature Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Shoushan National Nature Park (壽山國家自然公園), located in Taiwan’s southern port city of Kaohsiung, is the first national nature park in Taiwan. Rich in historic and na...

New video guide series will share Taiwan’s National Parks with the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan is a hidden jewel of Asia, and no matter when you visit, it is always worth the cost, says David Code, internationally recognized travel writer. Taiwan may not be lar...

What to do and where to stay with kids in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Traveling to Kaohsiung, Taiwan and planning what to do with kids? This guide includes tips for what to do with kids when visiting southern Taiwan, markets not to be missed, and how to get around Kaohs...

Top 10 Alternative Places to visit in Kaohsiung

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) Taichung may have now officially snuck past Kaohsiung to become Taiwan’s second largest city in terms of population, but in the hearts and minds of most Taiwanese people,...