Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Volunteers plant trees to rehabilitate central Taiwan forest after fire

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nearly 100 volunteers joined a campaign to plant trees Tuesday (March 8) in an effort to rehabilitate a part of a forest destroyed by wildfire in Nantou County. When a ...

Central Taiwan’s Sun Moon Lake to host activity-filled weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan will be packed with activities this coming weekend, with a concert, fireworks display, and black tea festival all set to transpire. The ...

Booking.com recommends 3 cycling routes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cycling is one of the best ways for people in Taiwan to explore the country’s outdoor attractions up close at a time when overseas traveling is restricted by COVID-1...

First wave of plum rains brings 200 mm of rain to Taiwan in 2 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's first wave of plum rains has brought over 200 millimeters of rainfall to 100 weather stations across Taiwan over the course of a little over two days. T...

Hiker robbed, carjacked, and abandoned in central Taiwan mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A hiker found himself lost for nine hours in a remote mountainous area of central Taiwan after being robbed, carjacked, and left tied to a tree by two assailants over the ...

Astronomical union lists Taiwanese astronomers as being from 'China Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The scientific achievement of naming a star and exoplanet has been tarnished for Taiwanese astronomers after the International Astronomical Union (IAU) listed them as comi...

Photo of the Day: Sunrise over Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the photo above, the sun rises over Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan's Nantou County. Situated in Nantou County's Yuchi Township, Sun Moon Lake is the largest body...