Archive | February, 2016

Where to Buy Tea from Taiwan and China Online in 2016

As an avid tea drinker who likes to explore different teahouses in Taipei I have tasted many different kinds of teas since my arrival in Taiwan back in 2008. Since then I have been to everything from the local Ma and Pa store to bubble teashops to traditional teahouses. My favorite are the traditional ones … Read More

Taipei on a Budget – Travel in Taipei Cheaply

If you plan carefully, you can probably save money without compromising the quality of your trip. Especially, if you are traveling with family, a little strategy will help you save a lot of money. Let’s see how to enjoy Taipei on a budget. Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall Located in Taipei, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is … Read More

Enjoy Kaohsiung with $1.5 dollars

Taiwan’s southern city of Kaohsiung is actively promoting its tourism industry: now it has launched the unlimited travel plan in Kaohsiung with a price of 1.5 dollar. Whether the five creative industry parks or the four lines of Kaohsiung Cultural Tour Buses, you can enjoy them thoroughly with 1.5-dollar ticket. Additionally, the official Facebook page … Read More

Top 10 Urban Architecture Spots in Taiwan

In recently year, local governments at county and city levels in Taiwan have devoted themselves to creating new urban architectures for local residence, by constructing more sports centers, museums, libraries, theaters and others. Hoping the tourists and residences could enjoy a fest of both inner and outside joy through passing by, visiting and using the … Read More

Taipei Book Fair attracted 500,000 visitors

The Taipei International Book Exhibition 2016 concludes today, with a total of 500,000 visitors. The newly appointed chairman of Taipei Book Fair Foundation, Zhao Zheng-min said, there will be more cross-border promotion and continuous efforts. The 24th Taipei International Book Exhibition started on 16th for 6 days was held in Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition … Read More

From Taipei to India – What you need to know

If you happen to be living in Taiwan and want to travel onwards to India or if you are stopping in Taiwan on your way along a much bigger trek, there are a few things you need to know beforehand. First, you will need a visa to get into India. The fees for this are … Read More