Articles Tagged with Taiwan

Tips + Trends

These 8 Destinations in Asia and Australia Are a Bleisure Traveler’s Dream

Imagine starting your day by an oceanfront pool, laptop and cup of coffee in hand, and clocking out in the afternoon for a mountain trek or swim in the sea. If this sounds like perfection,…
Weekend Getaways

Plotting a 3-Day Escape? 6 Exceptional Weekend Vacation Spots in East Asia

Whether it’s a city break you desire or a beach getaway, in East Asia, the weekend trip is making a comeback. Sip tea on a mountain, dive in a sinkhole and explore an artist village….
Tips + Trends

A Guide to Kaohsiung, Taiwan’s Emerging Culture Hub

For a long time, the southern city of Kaohsiung has played second fiddle to Taiwan’s capital, Taipei. Indeed, there’s a laid-back buzz — small fishing boats and large cargo ships docked on the harbor are…

Beaches or Mountains? Whichever You Prefer, Here’s Where to Find Your Solace in Asia

Every traveler on every vacation seeks a sense of space and peace, whether it’s the chance to sunbathe in silence under new skies or inhale restorative lungfuls of fresh mountain air. But in travel’s new…
Eat + Drink

Food to Make You Smile: Where to Eat #Cutefood Around the World

Cute food (or for the hashtag obsessed, #cutefood) is quickly becoming one of Asia’s biggest cultural exports. The foodie trend, where millennials hunt out food in the shape of adorable animals or incongruous objects and…

Grommets, Take Note: Here’s Where to Shoot the Curl in Taiwan

Born and raised in Kenting, Taiwan, Rory Macdonald is one of the youngest surfers to watch on the global surfing scene. He signed on with Quiksilver at the age of 12 and has eight championships…

These 7 Must-Sees Will Make Your Taiwan Vacation Unforgettable

As Michaela Trimble discovers on a tour with Goway Travel, Taiwan has much to offer from the towering peaks in Taroko National Park to finger-licking street food and mystic mountain towns. Raohe Street Night Market…
Tips + Trends

Artisans and Crafts: An Insider’s Guide to Taipei’s New and Old Allure

Experience the old and new on an insider’s tour of Taipei. (Photo: Alamy) Taipei is a city that grows on you. It’s not the most visually appealing of cities — buildings are made from bathroom…

Crafty Commerce: Why Taipei Is an Indie Shopper’s Paradise

Blend jewelry and sculpture at Bomb Metal & Fry Jewelry. (Photo: Courtesy Bomb Metal & Fry Jewelry) Shopping is not what one normally thinks of when planning a trip to Taipei. Sure, the city has…

Meet the Taipei Brewer Transforming the City’s View of Craft Beer

Jim Sung opened Taiwan’s first destination brewery, Jim & Dad’s Brewing Co. (All Photos: Dana Ter) Yilan County is only an hour’s drive from downtown Taipei but feels worlds apart. A perfect destination for a…