Convicted 'pretty boy' sex offender nabbed in NE Taiwan after fleeing 300km

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A convicted sex offender, who preys on teen girls by disguising himself to look like an effeminate K-pop idol, was captured today in northeast Taiwan after breaking his ankle m...

Catch beautiful season-limited scenery of golden paddy fields along Yilan River in northeastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Paddy fields along the Yilan River in the east of Yilan City and Zhuangwei Township (壯圍鄉), Yilan County are turning light yellow, and in a few weeks they will turn completel...

Bald cypress trees beside Lipi Lake in Yilan County, northeastern Taiwan turn russet-red

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The views of brownish red bald cypress trees set between green lake water, layered mountains, and blue skies have attracted many visitors and photographers to Lipi Lake in Y...

A priceless trip to two lakes and a botanical garden in Yilan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan)--My recent trip to Da-Hu Lake (大湖), Shuanglian Pond (双連埤) and Fushan Botanical Garden (福山植物園) in Yuanshan Township (員山鄉) of Taiwan’s northeastern county of Yilan bears witness to...

Grand Opening of the Westin Yilan Resort on September 23 Unveils the First International Chain Brand Hot Spring Hotel in Taiwan

The Westin Yilan Resort, a well-known hotel brand under the flag of Marriott International, Inc., is officially opened in Yuanshan Township, Yilan County. To avoid the throat-cutting competition at Ji...

On the whisky trail with Kavalan in Yilan

Taipei (Taiwan News) — As many head into Yilan, less than two hours away from Taipei by bus, they seek out the coast and hot springs in nearby towns. Just outside the city of about 100,000 in Yu...

Yilan: Foreign spouse show Chinese culinary skills

Yuanshan Township Office, Yilan County held the presentation for new immigrant Chinese cooking class on August 3. There were forty-seven foreign spouses showing the Chinese culinary skills by fried ri...