Taichung and Hsinchu selected as Taiwan Lantern Festival sites for 2020 and 2021, respectively

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taichung City and Hsinchu City have been selected as the Taiwan Lantern Festival sites for 2020 and 2021, respectively, Taiwan Tourism Bureau said in a news release on Jan...

Lantern festival activities across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Many places in Taiwan have been holding activities to celebrate the traditional Lantern Festival, which falls on Feb. 19 this year. Here is a list of popular activities th...

Taiwan named 'Asia's Favorite Destination' by national Malaysian travel association

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A national travel association in Malaysia has dubbed Taiwan “Asia’s Favorite Destination” as the number of Malaysian tourists visiting Taiwan continues t...

Taiwan’s south bound tourism policy attracts rising numbers of visitors from Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s south bound tourism policy has seen good results in 2018 as more than 100,000 people from Australia visited Taiwan last year, Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau ...

China Airlines executives, pilots to meet for discussion at 3 p.m. Saturday

Update: Both China Airlines and Taoyuan Pilots Union have agreed to attend a joint discussion at 3 p.m. Saturday instead of the originally reported time of 4 p.m. Friday. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) &mdas...

Taiwan's Tainan offers package tours for Yanshui Beehive Fireworks Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tourism Bureau of Tainan City Government teams up with six travel agencies to offer package tours for attending this year’s Yanshui Beehive Fireworks Festival, w...

Don't miss the sea of lanterns when visiting Taiwan’s ancient capital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If you visit Tainan City, the ancient capital of Taiwan, during the Lunar New Year holiday season, don’t miss the sea of beautifully painted lanterns in front of an...

Places in Taiwan most likely see traffic jams during Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau on Jan. 14 issued a warning to travelers about places in Taiwan which will most likely see traffic congestion during the nine-day Lunar New Y...

2019 Yuejin Lantern Festival to light up a charming small town in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The lantern artworks by art groups from 20 countries, including France, Japan, and Brazil, will turn the Yuejin Harbor Water Park in Yanshui District (鹽水區) of Tainan City ...

Anping Canal in S. Taiwan offers new landscape

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A magnificent work of land art has enhanced the landscape in the Anping Canal area, Tainan City’s Tourism Bureau said in a news release on Jan. 21. Since Anping C...

China's pro-unification 31 measures for Taiwan have failed: Academia Sinica scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly a year after Beijing announced the 31 measures to lure Taiwanese talent and investment as part of its pro-unification campaign, a China study scholar said on Saturday th...

Taiwan wins best design award at India's OTM travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan won the best design award at the OTM travel show in India, by featuring Taiwanese signature traditions. The OTM travel show is an industry gateway to India's...

Taiwan's Hsinchu and Taoyuan cities offer generous travel subsidies of their own

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the travel subsidies offered by Taiwan’s Tourism will expire at the end of January, Hsinchu and Taoyuan city governments have decided to offer generous travel sub...

Taiwan’s ancient capital offers free English walking tours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tainan is not only the old capital of Taiwan, it is also the country’s cultural capital. Tainan is a place suited for leisurely living, and the best way to get to know th...

Taiwan Pavilion shines at a luxury travel exhibition in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Pavilion was recognized with two awards at India’s leading trade show on business; meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE); and luxury tr...