Photo of the Day: Yehliu Fishing Habor illustrated

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student from Singapore created this highly detailed illustration of a fishing boat and harbor in northern Taiwan. Chua Min Chi (蔡敏智), 21, told Taiwan News tha...

1st pedestrian swing bridge in Taiwan to be inaugurated Monday in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s first pedestrian swing bridge, which now connects Kaohsiung's Peng-lai Commercial Harbor area with the Pier-2 Art Center, will be inaugurated on Monday ...

Photo of the Day: New rainbow bridge in Nantou, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This photo is of a new rainbow-colored suspension bridge for tourists that will be opening in central Taiwan next month. The 342-meter suspension bridge, which leads to...

Photo of the Day: Break in the clouds in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American man taking a jog up to a temple in New Taipei City captured this almost perfect circle of clouds on July 18. Eric Williams, 40, said he captured the photo during...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan's 'most beautiful viaduct'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On July 12, Instagram user shengkai_travel posted this amazing photo of Jinlun Bridge (金崙大橋), which was dubbed "the most beautiful viaduct" by Taiwanese netizens in 2...

Taiwan's 'Green Waterfall' shut down after tourists trample farmer's crops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's "Green Waterfall" (綠色瀑布) has been closed to visitors by the owner of the property it is located on because tourists flocking to take photos in the area t...

Photo of the Day: View of Taipei 101 through trees

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American teacher captured this photo of Taipei's skyline, including the iconic Taipei 101 tower, framed by trees in one of the city's lesser-known parks on Sunday (D...

Photo of the Day: Sunset in Pingtung,Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese student captured this stunning sunset with silhouettes of coconut trees in southern Taiwan's Pingtung in August. An 18-year-old Taiwanese student named Jason...

Photo of the Day: Respite from rains in Tamsui, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American tourist took this photo of a serene scene at dusk in New Taipei City's Tamsui District after the torrential rains and floodingseen in northern Taiwan over the w...

Photo of the Day: Sanjhan Community in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher captured this photo of a narrow lane leading to a verdant valley in Sanjhan Community (三棧社區) in Taiwan's Hualien County and posted it on the soc...

Photo of the Day: Spectacular Qingshui Cliff in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher captured this gorgeous view of Qingshui Cliff in Taiwan's Hualien County and posted it on the social media site Reddit on Aug. 26, where it has ...

Photo of the Day: Handsome Vietnamese bridge goes viral

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Photos of tourists walking through a "Golden Bridge" being supported by massive hands in the mountains of central Vietnam have suddenly started to go viral online. ...

Photo of the Day: View from Taipei's Xiangshan at night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher captured this photo a few years ago of a couple people huddled blow a lonely light as they gaze at Taipei's skyline from Xiangshan. Mike Quin...

Wichita State, Marshall meet 48 years after plane crashes

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Dan D'Antoni was a 23-year-old assistant with the Marshall basketball program in 1970, and a babysitter, too. He was at the home of a friend and team physician for the Thunder...

Taroko Gorge lauded as 'Yosemite of Taiwan' by LA Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taroko Gorge, one of Taiwan's great natural wonders lying along Taiwan's east coast, has been recently covered by the Los Angeles Times for its stunning scenic vie...