Taroko National Park: Taiwan’s Best

To some of us Taiwan evokes more the city, Taipei, with a concept of modernity, than the country with its natural reality. That’s why Taroko National Park made such an impression on us. It’s … Read More

Top 5 Taiwan Destinations

Most people know little about Taiwan, the place that claims to be the only real successor to the Republic of China. Located on a small island just 100km away from Mainland China it is … Read More

Taipei Travel Guide

Taipei is not a place that conquers you immediately. It’s not like walking the streets of most European cities where architecture blinds you with all its glamour and everything is tidy and in perfect … Read More

Taipei Day Trips: Jiufen Old Street

We went to Taiwan around New Year’s Eve so moving about the country was a bit tricky. In fact, since all the fast trains from Taroko National Park to Taipei were fully booked we … Read More

Lukang Township in Central Taiwan

After Tainan we went to the beautiful Township of Lukang (Lugang) in Central Taiwan. Unlike the rest of the country, both Tainan and Lukang have some Chinese heritage. Happily we walked down its narrow alleys, entered … Read More

Tainan – Taiwan’s Oldest City

It took us 10 minutes on a super cool fast train to reach Tainan from Kaohsiung. There is only one high-speed train line in Taiwan. It runs all the way to Taipei through the … Read More

Kaohsiung itinerary for first timers

Kaohsiung, Taiwan’s third largest city is a great starting point for any tour around the island. What a great surprise: it’s a very pleasant city with several interesting temples and Taiwan’s largest monastery. The city … Read More