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Crowds gather for National Day fireworks in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Crowds massed at several viewing spots in Kaohsiung for Taiwan’s National Day fireworks, which began at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday (Oct. 10) at the city’s harbor. ...

HKDC Welcomes Chief Executive’s Proposal to set up a New Culture, Sports and Tourism Bureau to Develop Hong Kong as a Centre for International Cultural Exchange in Policy Address

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 6 October 2021 - Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC), the Hong Kong SAR Government's strategic partner in promoting the wide and strategic use of design and design think...

Tickets for balloon rides in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung sell out instantly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 700 tickets for tethered hot air balloon rides at the Love River in downtown Kaohsiung and in Tianliao District sold out in five minutes on Saturday (Sept. 2). ...

Taiwan’s media industry needs overhaul to maximize soft power

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “Island Nation” (國際橋牌社) producer Issac Wang (汪怡昕) and veteran photographer and videographer Tobie Openshaw discussed the advantages and disadvantages of Taiwan...

Get immersed in ‘Lucid Dreaming’ event in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Online registration for a dreamlike immersive experience at the Wind Livehouse in Hsinchu City will begin at noon on Wednesday (Sept. 29). Titled “Lucid Dreaming&...

Ten spots to watch Double Ten Day fireworks in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The fireworks display for Taiwan’s National Day (Double Ten Day) will take place at Kaohsiung Harbor on Oct. 10, and the city government has announced the 10 best vi...

National Day fireworks to light up Taiwan's Kaohsiung after 20 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's National Day fireworks will return to Kaohsiung this year, and the Kaohsiung City Government has arranged for multiple viewing locations to admit up to a tota...

Taiwan to issue 1.2 million travel vouchers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid a panoply of measures to boost the economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government announced Friday (Sept. 17) it would issue 1.2 million travel vouchers...

10 trails in southwest Taiwan county recommended for Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Those who have still not planned where to go and what to do during the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival might want to consider hiking some of the 10 trails recommended by Chia...

South Taiwan city to launch hot air balloon rides in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung is planning to launch hot air balloon rides in October at the earliest after successfully conducting hot air balloon test flights on Tuesday (Sept. 14), Kaohsiun...

The 2021 Taiwan International Balloon Festival ends in great success

Overcoming the pandemic. Letting hope soar.TAITUNG, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 10 September 2021 - The 2021 Taiwan International Balloon Festival has entered it's 11th year this year. In the past 10 ...

Taiwan stays away from PATA online travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid limited interest due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Taiwan will not be present at the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) online travel fair for the second year in a ro...

Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau wants to permit swimming and snorkeling

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau said on Friday (Aug. 20) that plans to loosen restrictions on water activities at the country’s beaches have been submitted to the Mini...

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...

Taiwanese brands in Japan to offer hot deals celebrating close ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tourism Bureau is joining 100 Taiwanese businesses that operate in Japan to launch a promotional campaign highlighting the strong bond between the two countries. Th...