Taiwan Tourism Bureau recommends hiking Mt. Hehuan peaks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Tourism Bureau is recommending that the public go hiking to build a protective immunity that will better prepare them to fight infections. In a press release...

Hehuanshan applies to become Taiwan's first dark sky park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Staff members of an international dark-sky association are currently in Taiwan to survey Hehuanshan (Hehuan Mountain) in central Taiwan with regard to its application to b...

Senior citizens to enjoy discounts at forest recreation areas during Double Ninth Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Central Taiwan's Dongshih Forest District Office (DFDO) will offer special restaurant discounts to visitors over 65 years old at any of its four national forest recrea...

Illegal parking causes serious traffic jam on Hehuan Mountain in central Taiwan over the weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As summer heat has intensified these days, many people chose to beat the hot weather by traveling up to Hehuanshan (Mt. Hehuan), a 3,416-metre-high (11,207 ft) mountain in c...

Photo of the Day: Shadow of warrior on Qilai Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Landscape photographer Hiroshi Chang (張君宏) on Monday (Jan. 22) posted a spectacular and haunting image of what appears to be the silhouette of a massive Taiwanese aborigine war...

Snowplows readied as snowfall likely on Hehuanshan on Friday

Expecting an approaching cold air mass to bring snow, Taiwan’s highway maintenance authority got snow removal vehicles ready on Thursday at the Song Syue Lodge, a mountain hotel on Hehuanshan (H...

Traffic control to be enforced on highway to Mt. Hehuan during Moon Festival

Traffic control will be enforced on the highway to Mt. Hehuan from Sept 15 to Sept 18 during the Mid-Autumn Festival long holiday, the Directorate General of Highways (DGOH) said on Saturday. The...