Calla lilies blooming in Taipei’s Zhuzihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Calla lilies are blossoming at the Zhuzihu (竹子湖) community in Yangmingshan National Park a couple of weeks ahead of the festival dedicated to their annual bloom. The co...

Flower festival on Taipei’s Yangmingshan opens amidst Wuhan coronavirus fear

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Late Taiwan Cherry blossoms and double-flowered cherry blossoms are blooming on Yangmingshan to coincide with the 2020 Yangmingshan Flower Festival, which opened last Satu...

Passengers of coronavirus-stricken cruise ship visited Taipei 101, other tourist spots: CDC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the number of coronavirus cases on a cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan continues to climb, Taiwanese authorities have pinpointed more than 30 spots visited...

English video released to promote Taipei trails

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The city government of Taipei released an English video on Wednesday (Nov. 6) promoting the capital's wealth of trails, which offer a great getaway to those in the bus...

Thai online celebrity travels to Taipei to promote tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thai celebrity blogger and YouTuber Mint visited Taipei last week at the invitation of the city government for a short film project aimed at promoting Taipei tourism. M...

Enjoy a relaxing early summer walk in Taipei’s Zhuzihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the calla lily flower's season in Yangmingshan Zhuzihu is quieting down, Taipei’s Geotechnical Engineering Office (GEO) gives the public another reason to still co...

Taipei Metro rolls out senior-only hot deals April-June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei Metro is introducing a three-month long program to encourage MRT travel among seniors from across Taiwan. For every 30 rides taken on the Taipei Metro between Ap...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off today, offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a farmer's ma...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off tomorrow (March 29), offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a f...

Set a date for Taiwan’s Calla Lily Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The main attractions at the Calla Lily Festival this year will be beautiful landscapes and music concerts, according to Taipei’s Department of Economic Development (...

Calla lilies on Taipei’s Yangmingshan bloom in time for 228 holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Calla lilies in the Zhuzihu (竹子湖) area of Yangmingshan National Park are blooming. People who come to the national park to enjoy cherry blossoms during the 228 Peace Memor...

Taipei's 2019 Yangmingshan Flower Festival to kick off on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2019 Yangmingshan Flower Festival is set to kick off on Friday (Feb. 15) and traffic controls will be in effect four 11 days during that period, therefore, visitors are adv...

Trail in Taipei’s Zhuzihu renovated to become barrier free

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Dinghu circular trail in the Zhuzihu area of Yangminshan National Park in Taipei is frequented by tourists during the calla lily season each year, and Taipei’s G...

No idea where to go with kids in Northern Taiwan? Meet 'A toddler in Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Having no idea where to go with your kids on weekends? A website founded by a New Yorker lists free facilities in Northern Taiwan suitable for families with children and is beli...

Photo of the Day: Taipei Mayor Ko and Bravo looking dandy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei's Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) looking dapper dressed in a white tuxedo posed in this photo with the city's mascot Bravo (熊讚) for a mass wedding held at the Taipei Flor...