Safety tips for cycling around Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In Taiwan, cycling has long been a national sport. In order to provide people with more holiday activity options, bike paths have been built in national scenic areas around Tai...

Taichung culture group works to preserve central Taiwan’s collective memory

TAICHUNG (Taiwan Today) -- Taichung is revitalizing its old downtown quarters created a century ago as a commercial and living space abutting the central Taiwan city’s former main station. In Oc...

Enjoy cycling on Taipei’s riverside bike paths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Cycling on Taipei’s riverside bike paths at night is a great pleasure as cyclists can get good exercise while enjoying the beautiful riverside landscapes, Taipei&rsq...

Quebec City's enticing tableau beyond the wall

QUEBEC CITY (AP) — It's what's inside the historic wall of Quebec City that makes people want to visit. It's what's outside that makes people want to stay. To visit without venturing...

Israeli east Jerusalem plan gets cool Palestinian reception

JERUSALEM (AP) — A landmark half-billion-dollar Israeli plan to develop Palestinian areas of east Jerusalem and hoist residents out of poverty is getting a cool reception from the very people who are ...

Trammell Crow Residential Re-Enters South Florida Market with Partner AvalonBay Communities

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2018--Trammell Crow Residential (TCR), a national multi-family real estate developer, is back in the South Florida market. This press release features ...

Can't beat 'em? Eat 'em! Berlin captures, cooks crayfish

BERLIN (AP) — In the heart of Germany's largest city, fisherman Klaus Hidde wades through the shallow ponds and creeks of Britzer Garten park shortly after dawn to check his 17 traps. The spoils are r...

'Green Corridor' will bring new life to old railway in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The architectural firm Mecanoo has unveiled their designs and conceptual renderings for a project in central Taichung; a 1.7 kilometer “Green Corridor” running...

Once-drab Warsaw changed by wealth into booming modern city

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw, a city of Old World charm that was turned to rubble and ash by Nazi Germany, has been reborn twice since then. The Polish capital first became an exampl...

What to do and where to stay with kids in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Traveling to Kaohsiung, Taiwan and planning what to do with kids? This guide includes tips for what to do with kids when visiting southern Taiwan, markets not to be missed, and how to get around Kaohs...

Taiwan promotes nine bikeways in East Rift Valley with three free biking activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau announced on Tuesday that the agency and several local governments will jointly organize three free cycling picnic day excursions in September ...

Fines for cycling on sidewalks kick in today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Bike riders who stray from the official bike lanes on sidewalks will be subject to fines beginning today (July 17), city's Department of Transportation (DOT) said Sunday. ...

Taipei bike lane fines of NT$300 to kick in July 17

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Bike riders who stray from the official bike lanes on sidewalks will be fined NT$300 (US$10) beginning July 17, announced the head of Department of Transportation Chang Jer-yan...

Taichung City in central Taiwan to continue expanding iBike network

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taichung City Government said on Wednesday that iBike, the network of the city’s public bike rental system, will continue to expand in full swing until the next goal o...

Sun Moon Lake makes travel website's top 8 cycle paths

The cycling route in central Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake area was chosen by global travel search engine Skyscanner recently as one of the world's top 8 cycle paths. "You can bring your fami...