Join an autumn bicycle tour of Taitung to enjoy Taiwan's southeast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Autumn is an ideal time to join a bicycle tour in Taitung and enjoy the cooler weather, sunshine, soft sea breeze, idyllic views, and cleanest air in the country. The T...

Taitung introduces affordable bike trip along east coast of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Tourism Bureau has decided to promote cycling in Taiwan next year, the Taitung County Government has rolled out an affordable single-day bike trip for citizens who ...

Taiwan expected to retain leading status in global bicycle industry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is expected to continue its reign in the global bicycle industry after it manufactured 63 percent of the electric bikes currently on the European market. Accordi...

Safety tips for cycling around Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In Taiwan, cycling has long been a national sport. In order to provide people with more holiday activity options, bike paths have been built in national scenic areas around Tai...

Taiwan’s Hsinchu County to hold cycling festival on Nov. 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To capitalize on the cycling craze, the Hsinchu County Government will host a cycling festival on Nov. 10, on which date participants will be taken on a 34-kilometer cycli...

Mountain-Sea Bike Trail in eastern Taiwan mixes exceptional beauty with contemporary art

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Mountain-Sea Bike Trail which circumnavigates Taitung City offers superb views of the mountains and ocean, as well as a tour of some of the region’s most innovat...

Taiwan’s premier cycling trade fair to begin Oct. 31 in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--TAIPEI CYCLE 2018 will be held from Oct. 31 to Nov. 3 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Hall 1 and Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) Hall 3 before it is moved to a March date for t...

Japanese actress Masami Nagasawa recommends places for travel in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Dressed in a traditional-style red dress covered in gold embroidery, Japanese actress and model Masami Nagasawa (長澤雅美) said it was a privilege to assume the role as the sp...

Tour de Taiwan 2018 concludes in Pingtung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tour de Taiwan wrapped up March 15 after the fifth and final race in Pingtung. Japanese cyclist Yukiya Arashiro (新城幸) was the biggest overall winner of the race, sn...

Tourism Bureau announces year-round schedule of recommended activities: ‘2018 Taiwan Tourism Events’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s tourism authority announced the “2018 Taiwan Tourism Events” on Tuesday morning in Taipei, including 47 international level events and 48 national...

Taiwan is a cyclist's paradise: Lonely Planet writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a recent interview with CNA, lifetime cyclist Joshua Samuel Brown (葉家喜), author of four books on Taiwan including two Taiwan guidebooks for Lonely Planet describes his passi...

Taipei ranked 12th must-go destination in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Fodor's Travel Guide has listed Taipei as 12th on its 2018 list of the 52 must-go destinations in the world. At the number 12 spot on "Fodor's Go List 2018,&quo...

Taipei ranked 12 on Fodor’s Go List 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei city was ranked 12th on the list of 52 places that reminded people what a wonderful world this is, which was published by the world's largest publisher of Engli...

Taiwan KOM Challenge to take place on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwan KOM Challenge, one of the most celebrated cycling races on the island, will take place tomorrow (Oct. 20) with 500 participants from more than 32 countries. About one half...

TRA launches ‘OhBear’ Puyuma Express tourist train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In conjunction with the 2017 Taiwan Cycling Festival, the TRA launched an OhBear tourist Puyuma Express daily service. The train, decorated with paintings of OhBear ridin...