Taiwan’s Top 10 Airbnbs

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Staying in a hotel in Taiwan can be surprisingly expensive. This, at least in part, explains the recent boom in B&Bs across the country, but these days, the best of thes...

Photo of the Day: May maple leaves on eastern Taiwan's Taipingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American tourist traveling in Taiwan's Yilan County took this amazing photo of Maple leaves in the month of May. The photographer, David Spencer, said that he took th...

Canadian man prosecuted for sexual harassment, assault in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Canadian man traveling in Taiwan is being prosecuted for sexually harassing and assaulting two Taiwanese women, reported Apple Daily.  The 27-year man&...

Canadian man arrested for sexual harassment of two Taiwanese women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Canadian man traveling in Taiwan has been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing two Taiwanese women, reported Apple Daily.  The 27-year man, at noon on April 12 a...

Taiwan's Top 5 Skywalks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Everyone enjoys a stunning view. Indeed, people travel all over the world to seek them out. But some views require a little bit more fortitude than others. In recent years...

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...

Video of 'Lost Places' in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- German actor and marketing executive, Alexander Hoffmann, has created an intriguing video showing hidden gems in Taiwan that are far off the normal tourist path. On Oct. 16,...

Top 10 Alternative Places to visit in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the old capital of Taiwan and home to a sizable proportion of the country’s architectural and historic heritage, Tainan is a fixture on the tourist on the tourist trai...

US Taekwondo athlete vlogs about Universiade adventures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Team USA Taekwondo athlete Samery Moras kept a vlog on her YouTube channel of her entire 7-day experience participating in at the 2017 Taipei Universiade including the fli...

Taipei’s Yongkang Street sets eyes on Cambodia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei's business owners are now looking for opportunities in Cambodia, said the Taipei Dongmen Yongkang Business Circle Development Association head Liu Hung Hsi...

An alternative Top 10 landmarks for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --  As we recently reported, TripAdvisor has recently published its Top 10 landmarks for Taiwan. TripAdvisor is pretty much universally acknowledged as the go-to website f...

What do Koreans think of president-elect Moon Jae-in?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Korean tourists visiting Taipei's Yongkang Street (永康街) were interviewed on May 10 to get their take on the new president of South Korea, Moon Jae-in. Left-lea...

5 amazing places in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Kevin Lu, 26, a 3D computer graphics artist who resides in New York City, took a trip to Taiwan in March of this year and enjoyed it so much that he decided to create this...

10 reasons why Japanese tourists love Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The number of Japanese tourists traveling to Taiwan has been surging in recent years, with Japanese now the second largest group of visitors to Taiwan after Chinese, partly bec...

Korean tourists' take on Taiwanese taxis and Kim Jong Nam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Korean tourists visiting Taipei's Yongkang Street (永康街) were interviewed on Feb. 24 to get their take on the recent rape of Korean tourists by a Taiwanese taxi driver ...