Russian travel bloggers say Taiwan is 'completely different' from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two popular travel bloggers from Russia have described Taiwan as "completely different" from China and the "heart of Asia," CNA reports. Alexander Belenk...

Two films portraying Taiwan's Pingtung nominated for JWTFF’s Best East Asian Film

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two films portraying travel in Taiwan’s Pingtung County have been nominated for the Best East Asian Film in the 2019 Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival (JWTFF...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau to offer spring travel subsidies of up to NT$1,500

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwan Tourism Bureau yesterday announced that it will offer spring travel subsidies of up to NT$1,500 for citizens between the ages of 18 and 40. Tourism Bureau directo...

Airbnb ranks Taiwan as 19th most trending destination for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Airbnb earlier this month announced that Taiwan ranks as the 19th most trending tourist destination for 2019. On Dec. 3, Airbnb released its list of the 19 Destinations to V...

Thai movie company GDH holds year-end trip to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is the place of choice for employees of the Thai movie company, GDH, and currently they are in Taiwan for a six-day tour, according to a news release posted by Taiw...

New Yorkers rave about Taiwan-themed subway cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- New Yorkers gave strong words of praise and expressed interest in traveling to Taiwan in response to the Taiwan-themed subway cars program by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau in a vid...

Top 7 non-fiction books about Taiwan

Earlier this week, we reported on the publication of a new book about Taiwan which has been written by Lonely Planet author and Taiwan expert Joshua Samuel Brown. Brown’s latest tome, entitled F...

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...

Danish photographer creates stunning time-lapse video of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Danish photographer on May 29 uploaded to Facebook a stunning time-lapse video of several amazing places in Taiwan. The photographer and IT consultant, 43-year-old Henrik...

Taiwan promotes round-island biking with Web celebrities

Taipei (CNA) - Taiwan is aiming to attract more international tourists to experience Taiwan on two wheels, the Tourism Bureau said Saturday, adding that it has launched an English-language website fea...

10 surprising facts about Taiwan: Telegraph

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Telegraph last Wednesday (March 28) released a list of 10 surprising facts about the Taiwan many in the West may not be aware of. In its list titled "Top 10 | Thin...

7 Taiwan hotels claim prestigious Forbes Travel Guide honors

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) --Seven Taiwan hotels recently won Forbes Travel Guide honors, reflecting the local accommodation industry’s rising international reputation for offering value for money, h...

Taiwan’s Top 10 man-made marvels

Last week, I put together a list of the top ten natural wonders in Taiwan. It could easily have been a Top 50 or longer. But for all of Taiwan’s natural beauty, there is no denying the impact th...

Masami Nagasawa to be spokesperson for Taiwan tourism in Japan in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- Japanese actress Masami Nagasawa has been invited to be the spokesperson for the Taiwan Tourism Bureau's campaign once again to promote travel in Taiwan to Japanese in 2018. ...

New partners and destinations cap successful year for Tigerair Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tigerair Taiwan continues to expand its flight offerings, destinations cities, and international partnerships. Most recently, it was announced that Tigerair Taiwan signed ...