Shuttle bus services announced for 2020 Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The organizer of the 2020 Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, New Taipei City's Tourism and Travel Department (TTD), on Monday (Jan. 13) announced shuttle bus services and tr...

PRC flags taken down from Kinmen street after Taiwan passes Anti-Infiltration Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese flags have been removed from a street popular among tourists in Taiwan's Kinmen, as the men who had originally placed them there feared they could be in violat...

Top secret spots in Taiwan to greet first sunrise of 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the countdown to the new year begins, Taiwanese travel blog ReadyGo has created a list of secret locations around Taiwan for welcoming 2020's first sunrise. Star...

Taiwanese young people share results of cultural exchanges

Taiwanese young people who visited countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia, and West Asia to take part in cultural exchanges through government-subsidized programs shared experiences of their trips in...

Taoyuan Mesona Flower Festival recreates France's Provence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Taoyuan Mesona Flower Festival will recreate France's Provence and its famous purple lavender fields, according to a news release on Taoyuan Travel, Tuesday (...

Love blossoms at Shilin Residence Chrysanthemum Show in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 17-day 2019 Shilin Residence Chrysanthemum Show gets underway on Nov. 22 and will carry on until Dec. 8, according to a Friday (Nov. 15) news release on the Taipei Par...

Taoyuan Flower Festival's Daxi event blossoms in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Taoyuan Flower Festival's Daxi event kicked off with a ceremony on Sunday (Nov. 10), featuring blossoming flowers in a 17-acre field surrounding the Li Teng-f...

Photo of the Day: 'Human Lennon Wall' spotted at Taiwan college

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an innovative response to the constant assault on Lennon Walls by Chinese students and tourists, a group of Taiwanese college students has decided to turn themselves in...

Huge NY show honors Brazilian Modern landscape architect

NEW YORK (AP) — Through flowers, foliage and works of art, a big botanical garden show distills the genius of influential Brazilian artist and landscape designer Roberto Burle Marx. ...

Taipei, Perth ink art MOU to mark 20-year sister city bond

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei and Perth on Thursday (July 25) inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation on culture and art, including visual and performance art and cinema, to mar...

Taiwan education transforms new immigrant into a confident design team member

TAIWAN (Taiwan News) -- A new immigrant from Hong Kong, Hau-Min Lui (呂巧棉), cooperated with her classmates and create a beautiful fitness equipment which has been showcased in YODEX. The 38th editio...

Taiwan’s Tainan offers free guided tours of back alleys on weekends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – What’s there to see in Tainan, the ancient capital city of Taiwan, besides the numerous historic sites and monuments? The back alleys hidden in an old section of the...

Flowers blooming at 7 districts across Taoyuan in N. Taiwan during flower festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Now that the intense local elections are over, it’s the perfect time for Taiwanese people to immerse themselves in seas of flowers for a change of mood by visiting the...

Art installations along Hualien coast to complement National Day fireworks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two statues have been added to the Hualien Harbor Waterfront Recreation Area (花蓮港親水遊憩區) in an installation art program to decorate the east coast of Taiwan, just in time f...

Digital Art Center Taipei reopens with AVAT collaboration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Association of the Visual Arts in Taiwan (AVAT) has entered into a new collaboration with the Digital Art Center Taipei (DAC.TW) as of this June. The first exhibiti...