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...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Nov. 30 to Dec. 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As November comes to a close and December begins, the social scene and entertainment in Taipei remain as vibrant as ever. Here is a list of some unique events worth checki...

Photo of the day: Mesmerizing cherry blossoms in Osaka

Osaka, Japan (Taiwan News) - The first Sakura blossoms have been spotted on March 20 in Osaka and March 22 in Kyoto, western Japan, attracting Japanese families and international tourists to enjoy th...

2018 Taipei Azalea Festival to begin on March 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A pink Azalea Fairy can already be seen on Zhonghua road during the 2018 Taipei Lantern festival. The lantern was specially put up by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau to promote the u...

Winter flower viewing in Southeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The winter is creeping in across Taiwan, and some people may not be thrilled about spending the colder months in the city. If so, it's important to remember that Taiwa...

Lily festival kicks off in Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Five Ukrainian dancers pose at the opening of a lily festival in Chung-she Flower Garden in Taichung's Houli District, yesterday (Nov. 7), reported CNA. The festival fe...

Photo of the Day: Stopping to smell the hydrangeas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo of a woman posing in the patch of hydrangeas in Yangmingshan National Park has received over a million likes on Instagram. In the image, Instagram user Vivian Huang ...

No 'April Snow' this year after tung trees chopped down

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There will be no "April Snow" display of white tung tree (油桐樹) flowers this year in Taitung's Longtian Village because the trees have been "pruned" down...

Enjoy a sakura season feast at Irodori, Grand Hyatt Taipei

Hanami (flower viewing) is a traditional annual custom in Japan and, in honor of this, Irodori at Grand Hyatt Taipei is presenting a sakura-themed menu to spoil guests’ tastebuds from now untill...

Cherry blossoms on Yangmingshan expected to come to full bloom during 228 holiday

Taipei (Taiwan News)--Flower lovers will have to wait about two weeks longer this year than before to admire blooming cherry blossoms on Yangmingshan as the warm weather in the winter has delayed the ...

A secret flower viewing spot in Yilan - Leawood Bridge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The winter in Northern Taiwan is always cold and wet, but surprisingly sea of flowers can still be seen in Yilan. The sea of cosmos blossom near Yilan's Leawood Bri...

Plan Your Spring Break in Natural Wonderland-Silks Place Taroko

When spring returns the warm days and paints the color of life, it is the best time to spend few days stay in Taroko National Park. Silks Place Taroko presents Spring Taroko Getaway Package, including...