Southern Taiwan’s Sichongxi Hot Spring Season kicks off

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Sichongxi Hot Spring Season kicked off on Saturday (Nov. 7) at the Sichongxi Hot Springs Park in Pingtung County's Checheng Township, and it will last from now unt...

Taipei offers NT$30 day tickets for five buses in mountainous areas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Whether you are planning to go hiking on Yangmingshan, take a dip in a hot spring in Beitou, stroll across the Baishihu Suspension Bridge in Neihu, or have tea with your f...

Taroko Music Festival set to liven up eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2020 Taroko Music Festival, organized by Taroko National Park Headquarters (TNPH), will take place at Taroko Terrace (太魯閣台地) on Oct. 24, featuring renowned Taiwanese p...

Tahoe ski resort reverses parking policy after legal fights

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Free parking, as precious to some skiers as virgin mountain powder, has returned to one Lake Tahoe resort but not before its corporate owner waged an expensive year-long legal battle...

In reversal, Univ. of Georgia now wants to host early voting

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The University of Georgia has reversed itself and now says it wants to host an early voting precinct on campus after widespread pushback. The change in position ca...

Italy's initial virus hotspot back to school after 7 months

CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — The morning bell Monday marked the first entrance to the classroom for the children of Codogno since Feb. 21, when panicked parents were sent to pick up their children after the ...

Dorsett Wanchai & Dorsett Mongkok Win the 2020 Travellers’ Choice Award By TripAdvisor for Exceptional Hospitality

Coupled with upgraded safety measures to reassure guests a safe, hygienic and a pleasant stay as always HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 5 August 2020 - The COVID-19 has definitely affected many p...

Take Keelung Shuttle Bus to explore Taiwan’s northern port city

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Most people's impression of Taiwan's northern port city of Keelung is limited to the Miaokou Night Market and the mammoth cruise ships that anchor near the busy do...

Highest, longest suspension bridge in Taiwan now open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The highest, longest suspension bridge in Taiwan, located near the magnificent Shuanglong Waterfall (雙龍瀑布), a popular tourist attraction in central Taiwan, opened Saturday...

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...

Airport shuttle services drop significantly due to pandemic

Shuttle bus services serving Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport have plummeted by some 90 percent in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, operators said Wednesday. As the country's ...

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...

Alishan in S. Taiwan packed with flower watchers, undaunted by coronavirus fears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The charm of cherry blossoms is quelling at least some fears of the novel coronavirus, as exemplified by the occupancy rate of hotels on southwestern Taiwan's Alishan....

Coronavirus fears rise after 11 exposed Taiwanese passengers walk through airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Questions are being raised about the wisdom of having 11 Taiwanese passengers who were exposed to an Israeli man diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus walk through the regu...

Taiwanese woman hospitalized after taking flight with Israeli infected with Wuhan virus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese woman has been hospitalized after developing respiratory symptoms following a flight she shared with an Israeli former passenger on the Diamond Princess who te...