Snow spotted falling on Taiwan's Hehuanshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Xueshan this morning (Dec. 6) became the first peak in Taiwan to see snowfall this winter, snow also began to fall on Hehuanshan. Temperatures on the mountain dro...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Xueshan, 1st of winter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Snow fell today (Dec. 6) on Taiwan's Xueshan, the first snow seen in the country this winter. Due to a combination of a northeast monsoon and southern cloud system,...

Extending the Taiwan High Speed Rail to Pingtung will do the DPP more harm than good

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – It is fair to say that Taiwan’s High Speed Rail (HSR) network can, broadly speaking, be judged a success. After years of losses, the HSR is now finally profita...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's tallest peak, Yushan, saw 1 centimeter of snow early this morning, while Xueshan and Hehuanshan could soon also see snow accumulation, announced the Central Weathe...

Taiwan's Xueshan sees 10 cm of snow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasted into Taiwan from China, Taiwan's second tallest peak Xueshan saw 10 centimeters of snow yesterday (Feb. 24), while Yushan and Hehuans...

Snow fall on Taiwan's Snow Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Show has fallen on Taiwan’s Xueshan, also known as Snow Mountain (雪山) over the weekend, as shown by photos shared to social media. The head of the Bunun Climbers ...

Snow likely on 4 of Taiwan's mountains tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasts south into Taiwan, temperatures have dropped to as low as 10.8 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan and snow in four of Taiwan's tallest...

Snow could fall on 3 of Taiwan's peaks this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass arrives tonight, there is a "high probability of snowfall" on three of Taiwan's mountains over this weekend, according to Central W...

Photo of the Day: Snowman in Shei-Pa National Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A day after 30 centimeters of snow fell on Xueshan, a photo of a snowman is captured today (Feb. 2) at Shei-Pa National Park. As a the strongest cold surge of the winter is...

Photo of the Day: Winter wonderland on Taipingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A placid lake reflects the ice covered landscape and clear sky on Yilan's Taipingshan on Sunday, Jan 14. Beautiful white rime ice which has coated Taipingshang after th...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - January 12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top stories of this week included Taiwan's Xueshan and Hehuanshan see first snowfall of 2018, Drunk American man arrested for groping women in Taipei, MSN names top breatht...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the first cold surge of the winter strikes Taiwan and a day after Xueshan and Hehuanshan saw the first snowfall of 2018, snow accumulation is also now being reported on Yush...

Taiwan's Xueshan and Hehuanshan see first snowfall of 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Shei-Pa National Park's Xueshan and nearby Hehuanshan both saw their first snows of the year at 2 a.m. this morning (Jan. 9), reported CNA. Xueshan's Sanliujui Lodg...

Taiwan's Top 10 natural wonders

If you are one of the vast majority of Taiwanese residents who reside in the dense urban sprawl that makes up most of the country’s western plains, it would be easy to stare out of your window a...

Hsinchu rice noodles festival kicks off on Saturday

The 2016 Hsinchu rice noodle and meatball festival is kicking off Saturday, which celebrates the famed food from Hsinchu City. Visitors are invited to experience the process of making rice noodles and...