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Photo of the Day: Taipei 101 at end of rainbow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American radio host captured this photo of a rainbow landing on Taipei 101 on Wednesday (April 21). The photographer, Andrew Ryan, has lived in Taiwan for over 20 ye...

Photo of the Day: Beautiful fall day in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese Tai chi practitioner captured this tranquil scene earlier this month in New Taipei City. The 39-year-old photographer, who goes by the Reddit handle Seal_Ch...

Explore east coast of Taiwan by bike during Double Ten holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Domestic tourism in Taiwan is thriving as tourists are avoiding overseas travel during the coronavirus pandemic, and a bike tour in Taitung has become the latest buzzword ...

Report: Agency in Alabama city segregated public housing

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — A federal review found that a public housing authority in Alabama let white people live in riverfront towers with scenic views and other amenities while segregating Black people i...

Taiwan Tourist Shuttle to take passengers on cruises through mountains near Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Tourist Shuttle will begin to take passengers on cruises through the mountainous terrain of Taichung City’s Dakeng, Xinshe, and Guguan districts in the second...

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...

Group makes headway in Iowa on old Route 20 designation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Visitors to the small northeastern Iowa city of Dyersville can soak up all the Americana that embodies a baseball diamond built amid cornfields for the 1989 movie “Field of Dreams.”...

Old Suhua in E. Taiwan to become recreational draw

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Directorate General of Highways (DGH) predicts that traffic on the original highway sections replaced by the Suhua Improvement road will decrease significantly after t...

Scenic bike tours in Taiwan's Taitung open for registration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Registration is now open for bike tours on three select routes in Taitung County. With the gentle sunlight and cooling temperatures, now is the best time of the year 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...

Amazing time-lapse video shows awesome beauty of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A year after releasing an amazing time-lapse video of several gorgeous places in Taiwan, a Danish photographer on Thursday (July 4) uploaded a sequel video as his "gift to...

First Russian Siberia Airlines flight lands in Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The first flight of Russian airline Siberia Airlines, also known as S7 Airlines, is slated to land at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport today (May 24). Siberia Airlines h...

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...

Steam train rides available during Taiwan's Alishan cherry blossom festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To coincide with the Alishan cherry blossom festival, there will be guided steam train rides available on the mountain starting March 20, announced the Alishan Forest Railway a...