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Taiwan News to collaborate on ecotourism series

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Ecotourism Association (TEA) President Yuri Guo (郭育任) recently sat down with Taiwan News to discuss a new collaboration. The newspaper will work with the TEA on ...

Hiker missing in Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park for 16 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 70-year-old man surnamed Hsu (許) has not been seen since Sept. 4, and search efforts are underway, CNA reported. The New Taipei Fire Department received reports on Th...

Time Magazine selects Taipei as one of 'World's Greatest Places'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Time Magazine has listed Taipei on its latest "World's Greatest Places" list. Time's "World's Greatest Places 2021," released Tuesday (J...

Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park reopens trails

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Yangmingshan National Park Headquarters announced in a press release the reopening of outdoor and indoor facilities from Tuesday (July 13), following the central gover...

Biennale Architecture 2021 in Venice features Taiwanese architects

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Venice Biennale Architecture 2021 is featuring five projects from Taiwanese studio Divooe Zein Architects. “Primitive Migration to/from Taiwan,” an imme...

Calla lily season to begin this weekend at Taipei’s Zhuzihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei's Geotechnical Engineering Office (GEO) is inviting the public to enjoy calla lily season at Yangmingshan National Park’s Zhuzihu beginning Friday (March ...

Taiwan’s top 5 flower festivals

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – As you peer through the smog this weekend, it might be hard to tell, but spring is upon us and flowers are bursting into bloom across the country. With overseas trav...

Taipei to provide foot traffic indicator for city's popular attractions

People wishing to avoid running into huge crowds will from Wednesday (Feb. 10) be able to stay informed of current foot traffic at any of 19 popular attractions in Taipei via a dedicated web portal. ...

Taipei’s Yangmingshan Flower Festival to kick off Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2021 Yangmingshan Flower Festival will officially kick off on Friday (Feb. 5) and last until March 21. Taipei’s Parks and Street Lights Office (PLSO) is encou...

Snow chasers descend upon Taipei’s Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Crowds flocked to Taipei's Yangmingshan National Park to chase snow on Saturday (Jan. 9) after the city lifted the traffic control that had been in place at park entra...

Snow falls on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold wave in Taiwan on Thursday (Jan. 7) saw 5 centimeters of snow recorded on Taipei's Yangmingshan this morning (Jan. 8). According to the Central Weather Burea...

Snow falls on Mount Taiping in northeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As many Taiwanese shivered under a cold front Thursday evening (Jan. 7), snowfall was reported on Mount Taiping in Yilan County. Temperatures in the forest area, which ...

Taipei Grand Hike certification activity is up and running

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City Government started its Taipei Grand Hike certification activity for 2021 on Friday (Jan. 1), challenging the public to take on the 92-kilometer trail network t...

Snow possible on Taipei's Yangmingshan as cold wave arrives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With a cold wave starting to arrive in Taiwan, temperatures are expected to drop by 15 degrees Celsius by New Year's Eve, and snow is possible in mountainous areas, in...

Authorities to enforce traffic control on Taipei’s Yangmingshan if it snows

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Yangmingshan National Park Headquarters said in a press release on Tuesday (Dec. 29) that Taipei City Government would enforce traffic control measures in the Yangmingshan...