Taiwan

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 travellers. Not only is it super safe and easy to get around, there are 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 find that […]

A Guide to the Most Romantic Getaways in Asia

A Guide to the Most Romantic Getaways in Asia

If taking longs walks on secluded beaches, watching sunsets, star gazing or relaxing in a hot spring at a misty hilltop resort speak to you, you’ve come to the right place! In this guide, we share the most romantic getaways in Asia – as handpicked […]

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

Kaohsiung (高雄) lies on the southwest coast of Taiwan and is the second largest city on the island, after Taipei. Not only is Kaohsiung home to an amazing harbour, great beaches and mouth-watering seafood, there’s also plenty to do and see. And if you are like […]

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. The islands are easily accessed by plane from all major Taiwan city airports and even by boat. If you are looking for […]

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 […]

How to speak Chinese like a pro in Taiwan

How to speak Chinese like a pro in Taiwan

Looking to pick up a few basic Chinese phrases before your trip to Taiwan? If so, you’re in luck! This guide covers the most useful phrases that will help you speak Chinese in Taiwan like a boss! Language Barriers Have you ever been lost in […]

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 Taiwanese 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 […]

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 day trip from Taipei

Houtong Cat Village 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 […]

How to have the best Wulai day trip from Taipei

How to have the best Wulai day trip from Taipei

Wulai (烏來, Wūlái), is a small aboriginal town located 27km south of Taipei in northern Taiwan – making it one of the easiest day trips from Taipei. It’s home to Taiwan’s indigenous Atayal tribe and has roughly 6000 inhabitants. Although many consider Wulai as an untamed slice […]