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Taiwan woos birding enthusiasts in UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hundreds expressed interest in embarking on a birdwatching voyage to Taiwan as the country solicited visitors at the Global Birdfair taking place between July 15-21 in Rut...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau launches discounts to help post-COVID recovery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to help the travel sector recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, travelers staying at a hotel or bed and breakfast can receive discounts of up to NT$1,300 (US$43) pe...

Taiwan launches discount Train-Bus Passport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) and Taiwan Tour Bus Association have teamed up to launch the Train-Bus Passport that costs NT$790, and could save users up to NT$8...

Shanyuan beach in eastern Taiwan open until Sept. 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shanyuan beach in Taitung County is open now until Sept. 30. The Taitung County Government said in a press release issued on Monday (April 4) that a security patrol tea...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau unveils 16 new bicycle routes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Aficionados of bicycle tours have 16 new routes to choose from and prizes to win, the Tourism Bureau announced Saturday (Dec. 25). The routes were divided into six cate...

Former Vietnam travel agency employee wins Taiwan Tourism Bureau award

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former employee of a travel agency from Hanoi won an award from Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau by designing “a slow voyage in Matsu,” reports said Friday (Dec...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau warns quarantine hotels against Lunar New Year price hikes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the announcement of updated “7+7” quarantine rules for fully vaccinated travelers, some hotels have reportedly hiked up prices as patrons tried to ar...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau warns travel agencies against promoting cruises

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Even though Taiwan lowered its COVID-19 alert to Level 2 on July 27, cruises are still off-limits, with promotions by travel agencies triggering a warning from the Tourism...

Guam opening up to Taiwan's vaccine tourists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Guam opens up to vaccine tourism, Taiwanese travel agencies are planning vaccination trips to the U.S. territory starting as early as July. On Tuesday (June 22), the...

'World's Most Scenic Railway Journeys' to feature Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tourism Bureau has joined hands with British free-to-air television network Channel 5 to present an episode of "World's Most Scenic Railway Journeys" int...

Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association arranges friendship cycling tour

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To mark the friendship between Taiwan and Japan, the Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association said on Sunday (Dec. 19) that its staff will organize a bicycle tour around the main...

Countdown activities in national scenic areas across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau has recommended some New Year’s activities held in national scenic areas across the country. For people fond of mountains and forest...

Tourism video shares Kiwi runner's experience in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Tourism Bureau has recently released a video about the story of New Zealand ultra runner Ruth Croft’s athletic upbringing and life after she moved to Taiwan. ...

Taiwan’s Chiayi recommends trails after foreign reporter's tweet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chiayi County Culture & Tourism Bureau recommended four trails in the greater Alishan area after a foreign reporter posted scenic Alishan photos on Twitter and urged p...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau announces subsidies for domestic tour groups

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an effort to soften the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the travel sector, the Tourism Bureau will subsidize tour groups to the tune of NT$15,000 (US$525) if they tr...