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…

More Beautiful Finds In Taimali Township, Taitung 再访台東縣太麻里,还是太美丽

Taimali Township is a rural township located along the South-Link Highway in Taitung, about an hour’s drive northeast of the mountain indigenous Daren Township [discover more about our adventure in the lesser-known township through this article: Daren Township: Searching For Hidden Gems In Southernmost Taitung]. There are 9 villages in the township, namely Duoliang, Jinlun, Xianglan,…

Daren Township: Searching For Hidden Gems In Southernmost Taitung 台東縣達仁鄉:寻访南迴線上的山水秘境

Located in southernmost Taitung, Daren Township is home to mainly the Taiwan aborigine Paiwan people. Spanning an approximate land area of 306 km2, the mountain indigenous township comprises of 6 villages: Nantian, Senyong, Anshuo, Sinhua, Tuban & Taiban, with the South-Link Highway passing through. Because of its geographical location to the south of Central Mountain Range, over…

Fo Guang Shan: A Spiritual Tour In Kaohsiung 高雄洗涤心灵之旅:佛光山半日游

Founded in 1967, Fo Guang Shan Monastery, more commonly known as Fo Guang Shan (F.G.S.) is the largest Buddhist monastery in Taiwan. Venerable Master Hsing Yun is the founder of the F.G.S. International Buddhist Order, which is headquartered in Taiwan & supports more than 3,500 temples worldwide. The order is known for its efforts in modernizing Chinese…