6 Fun and Exciting Day Trips from Hsinchu, Taiwan

6 Fun and Exciting Day Trips from Hsinchu, Taiwan

Are you looking to explore some of Hsinchu County’s many hidden gems? This guide sets out the best day trips from Hsinchu. Plus, all my travel tips to help you fully enjoy your visit. Hsinchu is a relatively big city on Taiwan’s Northwestern Coast. But…

The Best Day Hikes in Taiwan + Tips

The Best Day Hikes in Taiwan + Tips

There are so many amazing hikes and trails in Taiwan – all offering breath-taking views and a fun day outdoors. With nearly two-thirds of the island consisting of lush mountains and 286 peaks towering 3000 meters above sea level, it’s not hard to see why…

The Best Things to do in Hualien Taiwan

The Best Things to do in Hualien Taiwan

Hualien is a sleepy city on Taiwan’s east coast with plenty to do and see. Although most people rush through Hualien rather quickly on their way to explore Taiwan’s 19km-long canyon – Taroko Gorge – the city itself and the surrounding areas are well worth…

Visiting Taroko Gorge: How to Plan the Perfect Trip

Visiting Taroko Gorge: How to Plan the Perfect Trip

Visiting Taroko Gorge is an absolute must when stepping foot in Taiwan and any visit here will quickly reveal why. This guide highlights everything you need to know about visiting Taroko Gorge for the first time. Plus PRO tips to help you plan the perfect…

The best things to do in Sun Moon Lake

The best things to do in Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake is undeniably one of the best places to experience Taiwan’s natural beauty and a great add-on to any Taiwan itinerary. This comprehensive first-timer’s guide to Sun Moon Lake highlights everything you need to know in order to maximize your time here. Get…

How to Get to Penghu: The Best Transport Methods

How to Get to Penghu: The Best Transport Methods

Wondering how to get to Penghu? This quick guide sets out the easiest ways to get to Penghu, plus pro tips to reach the islands faster and hassle-free. Penghu (澎湖) is the collective name for nearly 90 islands and islets located just off the western coast…

The Best Things to do in Alishan, Taiwan

The Best Things to do in Alishan, Taiwan

Are you planning a trip to Taiwan’s sublime forest area – Alishan (阿里山)? If so, you’re in luck! This guide sets out everything you need to know about planning an Alishan itinerary. From how to get there and when to visit, to the best things…

10 Brilliant Things to do in Taipei Alone

10 Brilliant Things to do in Taipei Alone

Taipei is a great city for solo travelers. Not only is it super safe and easy to get around, but there are also plenty of awesome things do to in Taipei alone. Whether you’re looking to explore the temples, museums, or major tourist spots, you’ll soon…

A Guide to the Most Romantic Getaways in Asia

A Guide to the Most Romantic Getaways in Asia

Are you planning a special getaway or looking for couples travel inspo? This guide sets out the most romantic getaways in Asia. From the world-famous beaches of Mirissa and Langkawi to the hidden tranquil retreats of Jiufen and Bantayan – discover the dreamiest places in…

Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Taipei, Taiwan’s bustling metropolitan capital city literally has something for everyone – no matter your interests. Here you’ll find everything from buzzing night markets, centuries-old temples, museums and the former tallest building in the world. If you’re planning your first visit to Taipei, this guide has…

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan has it all…museums, temples, night markets and parks. Not to mention, Taipei 101 – once the tallest building in the world. With history, culture, architecture and amazing street food – Taipei is one destination which should be high on your…

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

Asia might be better-known for its old-world charm that’s met with bustling streets, bright lights and breathtaking cityscapes, but it’s also home to so much more. In particular, some of the most incredible islands in the world. If you’re looking to explore ivory beaches that go…

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

Are you looking for the most colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung? We set out the best insta-worthy spots in the city for you here. Plus handy tips to help you explore Kaohsiung with ease!  Kaohsiung (高雄) lies on Taiwan’s southwest coast and is the…

10 Amazing Things To Do In The Penghu Islands

10 Amazing Things To Do In The Penghu Islands

The Penghu Islands (澎湖) are a cluster of 90 small islands and islets in the Taiwan Strait just off the west coast of Taiwan. If you are looking for a relaxing getaway or just interested in exploring a unique part of Taiwan, look no further! This gorgeous…

The Best Instagram-worthy Spots in Taichung

The Best Instagram-worthy Spots in Taichung

Are you looking for the most Instagram-worthy spots in Taichung? You’re in luck! This guide highlights the best Insta-spots in the city! So, get ready to up your Insta-game! As the third biggest city in Taiwan, Taichung has plenty to offer travelers from near and…