New Taipei launches Danhai Light Rail promotion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New Taipei Metro Corporation (NTMC) has launched NT$50 (US$1.67) joint tickets which allows people to enjoy unlimited rides on 12 bus routes and the Danhai Light Rail ...

Taoyuan Metro offers half-price tickets to boost tourism in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan Metro Corporation (TMC) announced on Tuesday (June 16) that half-price one-day tickets will be available from July 1 to Sept. 20 in order to encourage the public t...

Taiwan’s Keelung launches sightseeing bus service for cruise ship passengers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Keelung launched Taiwan’s first sightseeing bus service for cruise ship passengers on Tuesday (July 23), Keelung’s Department of Transportation and Tourism sai...

Taiwan theme park offers 'Buddha belly’ discounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Have you ever been offered a discount that was so phat you were embarrassed to take it? Leofoo Water Park (六福水樂園) has recently rolled out its “potbelly discount,&...

'Shihmen Reservoir Blue Highway’ in Taiwan’s Taoyuan available this summer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taoyuan City’s Department of Tourism (DOT) has launched the season-limited “blue highway" package tour for tourists who wish to take a boat ride from the ...

AP's gift ideas for yogis, gym rats and wellness lovers

MIAMI (AP) — We've rounded up the 10 best gift ideas for all your favorite gym rats from Weekend Warriors to barre lovers. STOCKING STUFFERS ENSO SILICONE RINGS ...

On the bull market's 8th birthday, 8 facts to consider

Financial markets were in a pretty dark place on March 9, 2009. The U.S. financial system had been shaken to its core by the collapse of Lehman Brothers a few months earlier, plungin...

Taipei launches double-decker sightseeing buses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taipei City on Wednesday launched Wi-Fi enabled double-decker sightseeing buses, which enable passengers to download an App for listening to audio guide at different points along...

Double-decker tour bus to be launched in Kaohsiung by year-end

Taiwan's first double-decker tour bus service will be launched in Kaohsiung by the end of this year, according to the Kaohsiung city government's Transportation Bureau. The city government has orde...