Yunei River in Taiwan's Xiao Wulai open for water frolicking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The water frolicking area along the Yunei River (宇內溪) in Xiao Wulai Scenic Area is open to the public during the four months from June 1 to Sep. 29, Taoyuan City’s Scenic...

Angel flowers adorning Heart Pond in Taipei’s Neihu attract visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The look of Heart Pond (同心池) in Taipei Neihu’s Baishihu (白石湖) area was improved in early-May in a bid to offer even more delightful surroundings to visitors during the su...

Check in at NE Taiwan’s Jioujhihze on Facebook and enjoy free hot spring

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Visitors who come to Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area (太平山國家森林遊樂區) on May 20 will have a cheerful surprise because they can enjoy Jioujhihze Hot Spring (鳩之澤溫泉) ...

Visit ‘Trail of Ferns’ in Taiwan’s Yushan National Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Walami Trail is located within the eastern boundary of the Yushan National Park. Walami means ferns in Japanese, and the name reflects the abundance of the plants along the ...

Spectacular water shows kick off March 8 at Bitan, New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Bitan Water Shows will kick off on Mar. 8, featuring new design, new effect, new stages, and newest water dance technology, New Taipei’s Tourism and Travel ...

Taiwan's Taoyuan adjusts opening hours of attractions during LNY

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Department of Tourism of Taoyuan City Government on Friday announced adjusted operation hours of the city’s public transportation and popular tourist attractions...

Places in Taiwan most likely see traffic jams during Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau on Jan. 14 issued a warning to travelers about places in Taiwan which will most likely see traffic congestion during the nine-day Lunar New Y...

Sakura bloom quietly in the mountains of Taipei’s Shilin

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If you want to watch sakura, but wish to get away from crowds during the Lunar New Year holiday, Zhongshe Rd. (中社路) in the mountains of Taipei’s Shilin District is t...

Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau recommends visiting Aowanda during Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For those who haven’t decided where to go during the 9-day Lunar New Year holiday, Forestry Bureau’s Nantou Forest District Office recommends National Aowanda ...

Taiwan's longest suspension bridge free of charge during plum flower festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s longest suspension bridge, located at Jiabanshan Park (角板山公園) in Taoyuan’s Fuxing District, will be free of charge during the Jiaobanshan Plum Blossom...

45 people offer to help Taiwanese deliveryman who smashed into 4 Ferraris

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After news broke on Sunday that a young deliveryman who had dozed off and smashed into four Ferraris collectively worth over NT$50 million (US$1.6 million), 45 volunteers have ...

Taiwanese deliveryman dozes off, smashes into 4 Ferraris worth NT$50 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A deliveryman in New Taipei City is facing an NT$12 million repair bill after dozing off and smashing his van into four parked Ferraris worth over NT$50 million (US$1.6 million...

December is best time to enjoy autumn leaves at Wuling Farm in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – December is the best time to enjoy the red leaves of maple trees at Wuling Farm (武陵農場), according to a Forestry Bureau news release on Tuesday. Wuling Farm is located i...

Dragon Boat Rock in Taipei offers pleasant hiking experience and nice views

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Dragon Boat Rock (龍船岩), located on the ridge of Mt. Kaiyan in Taipei’s Neihu area, looks like a giant quartz sandstone ship mooring on top of a mountain among an ocean of...

New tourist hotspot in Taiwan's Taoyuan: new Sikou suspension bridge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The longest suspension bridge in Taiwan, located in the Fuxing District, Taiwan, has become Taoyuan City’s new tourist hotspot since its inauguration in January 2018. ...