7 Things I Did For A Superb Day Along Taitung’s South Link Line 台東南迴線一日游:7大体验精彩漫游记

More often than not, first-timers to Taitung would be advised to explore wonderful sights of the county along the classic mountain line (Huatung Highway) and ocean line (Provincial Highway No. 11). However, there is also the South Link Line which connects Pingtung to the southern parts of Taitung. Given its unique location fronting the Pacific…

Artsy Vibes Along Taiwan’s Idyllic East Coast @Dulan & Jinzun 台東轻旅行:都蘭金樽慢漫走

If you ask me where is my favourite place in Taiwan, I will say it is the Formosa Island’s idyllic east coast without hesitation. Why? Because it feels so therapeutic to be surrounded by the awe-inspiring nature backed by dramatic mountains and pristine waterfront, without the rowdy crowds like in other parts of the island.…

Maljeveq: Insightful Traditional Festival @Tjubal Village, Daren Township 台東縣達仁鄉土坂村五年祭体验篇

Maljeveq, also spelt as Maleveq, is a word from the indigenous Paiwan language. It is said to be a sacred agreement between man and god, the grandest festival of the Paiwan people lasting every 5 years. I accidentally found out about Maljeveq because of my visit to Taitung County’s southernmost Daren Township this March [read…

How To Enjoy Hualien In 2 Days Without Taroko National Park 花蓮轻旅行:不走太鲁阁也一样充实的二日游

Located on the island’s mountainous east coast up north from Taitung, Hualien County is Taiwan’s largest county in terms of land area. Because of the relatively convenient 2-hour train ride from its capital – Taipei City to Hualien City, Hualien is a popular scenic destination to escape from the hustle & bustle of the capital…

A Memorable Taitung Day Trip Along The Forgotten Highway#20 Part 1 被遗忘的南横公路⇲难忘的台東一日游(I)

When it comes to travelling in Taitung County, foreign travellers typically stick to the 2 major provincial highways – No. 9 & No. 11, commonly known as the mountain line & ocean line respectively, to access major tourist attractions in the county [find out how to navigate your way for the best of Taitung through:…

7 Great Things To Do Other Than Hot Air Balloons In Luye Taitung 台東縣鹿野鄉除了热气球之外的7大好去处

The Taiwan International Balloon Festival is a major attraction that has put the lesser-known Taitung County in Taiwan on the international tourist radar in recent years. The festival was first held in 2011 in Taitung’s Luye Gaotai. Since then, many international tourists equate the agricultural Luye Township to the amazing hot air balloons. However, Luye Township certainly…