A wanderlust guide

Taiwan

The Best Instagram-worthy Spots in Taichung

The Best Instagram-worthy Spots in Taichung

As the third biggest city in Taiwan, Taichung has plenty to offer travelers from near and far. Although most travelers to Taiwan hardly ever make it out of bustling Taipei, Taichung is one of the coolest cities on the island! Here, you will find culture, […]

How to speak Chinese like a pro in Taiwan

How to speak Chinese like a pro in Taiwan

Essential phrases for travelers Have you ever been lost in translation? If you love traveling as much as we do, you already know: nothing can complicate a perfectly well-planned trip like language barriers. It might be exciting and even bearable at first, but when the […]

5 Fruit you simply gotta try in Taiwan

5 Fruit you simply gotta try in Taiwan

One thing locals and expats particularly enjoy about living in Taiwan is the wide variety of fresh fruit that is available throughout the island. With it’s subtropical climate, Taiwan is home to bananas, apples, citrus, grapes, guavas, watermelons and every other single fruit you know […]

8 great things to do in Kenting, Taiwan

8 great things to do in Kenting, Taiwan

Beyond the neon lights, scooter waterfalls and bustling city life, is Taiwan’s own little slice of paradise ~ Kenting (墾丁). Situated at the southern tip of Taiwan in Pingtung County, Kenting is a popular destination among locals and international travelers year-round. The little town is […]

Houtong Cat Village: A purrfect day trip from Taipei

Houtong Cat Village: A purrfect day trip from Taipei

Home to Taipei 101, bubble milk tea and stinky tofu, Taiwan is slowly but surely becoming a must-see destination among history buffs, culture fanatics, foodies and adventurers. With rolling mountains, delicious street food, great hikes and temples galore, it’s easy to understand why. Whether you […]

Wulai: Exploring this hidden gem in a day

Wulai: Exploring this hidden gem in a day

Wulai (烏來, Wūlái), is a small aboriginal town located 27km south of Taipei, in Taiwan’s northern region. It’s home to Taiwan’s indigenous Atayal tribe and has roughly 6000 inhabitants. Although many consider Wulai as an untamed slice of Taiwan, the town and outer lying area has […]