Government promoting mountaineering tourism in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Tourism Bureau has designated 2020 the “Year of Mountain Tourism” (脊梁山脈旅遊年) and plans to brand Taiwan as an international mountaineering tourism d...

Taiwan-themed train runs in Mumbai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A train decorated with a Taiwan theme is traveling around the western Indian city of Mumbai, marking the latest effort by Taiwan's Tourism Bureau to promote tourism on...

Spend a Night at Taiwan's Presidential Office Building open for entries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The "Spend a Night at Taiwan's Presidential Office Building" competition is open for entries from Monday (Aug. 12) through August 31, and the policy for sele...

Taiwan, Japan promote railway tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau and Japan’s Shikoku Railway Company have jointly issued a “Taiwan-Japan Railway Sightseeing Passport” to boost tourism. ...

American reality show celebrity promotes Taiwan's tourism

An American reality show celebrity promoted tourism in Taiwan and talked about his travel experience in the country at the annual SF/Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show (TAS) Sunday. Adam Klein, w...

Tsai takes to streets of Taipei to celebrate tourism growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen took to the streets on Jan. 17 to celebrate the growth of Taiwan’s tourism industry by meeting visitors and experiencing “a day in the l...

LINE and Agoda team up in Taiwan for new 'LINE Travel' service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The online accommodation booking service Agoda has announced a partnership with the multimedia and chat application LINE in Taiwan. Under the new agreement, Agoda will ...

Taiwan aviation sector set for continued growth: Boeing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s commercial aviation sector is set for continued growth over the long term, off the back of sustained demand and economic growth, according to Randy Tinseth,...

5 ways Taiwan can increase international tourism without building theme parks and casinos

Earlier this week, it was reported that an advisor to the Taiwan travel agency association has suggested that Taiwan needs to open more theme parks and casinos to attract more international tourists t...

Three misleading Taiwan attractions

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Tourism is big business in Taiwan, and there is no shortage of people here who make a good living from it, despite the hype of a decline in Chinese tourists hitting the indu...

‘Mountain and Forest Activities’ video wins silver award from renown Travel Weekly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A promotional video named “Mountain and Forest Activities” produced by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau was honored with the “Asia Overall Destinations – ...

Taiwan targets Australia, New Zealand tourists with strong presence of marketing activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To promote Taiwan as an ideal tourism destination, Taiwan's Tourism Bureau Singapore Office has launched a string of marketing activities in Australia and New Zealand from A...

Car rental companies Hertz intl. and Taiwan's Chailease form alliance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The North American car rental company Hertz has just signed a deal with Taiwanese car rental company Chailease Auto Rental that will allow customers of Hertz to book renta...

Taiwan to promote indigenous tourism at APEC ministerial meeting

TAIPEI (CNA) - Minister of Transportation and Communications Ho Chen Tan will highlight the development of tribal aboriginal tourism in Taiwan at the 2018 APEC Tourism Ministers' Meeting next mont...

TRA announces ticket exchange program with Japanese railway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) and the Shinano Railway Co., Ltd. announced a ticket exchange program today between the two railways to boost tourism. Beginnin...