Hiking In Taiwan For Beginners — Xiluan Mountain

Despite ranking at 92nd among the top 100 mountains in Taiwan, Xiluan Mountain takes determination and perseverance to conquer and to appreciate the beauty of this mountain.

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Cooking and History With The Amis Tribe in Tafalong, Hualien

The East Rift Valley between Hualien and Taitung is one of the prettiest and most laid back parts of the country. In this article, we bring you to the Amis Village of Tafalong in this area to try and make some traditional Amis dishes and learn more about the tribe.

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Sleepless Nights: 
A Night Owl’s Guide to Taipei 

In this article, four popular dining spots in Taipei that are open late to satisfy your stomach and taste buds while enjoying the sleepless vibe of Taipei’s winter nights. 

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The Light of Taipei Cuisine: 
Michelin Bib Gourmand Award 2022 

The 2022 Michelin Bib Gourmand Award list for Taipei has been released, and here are six new local restaurants throughout the city that have been featured. We highly recommend you to visit these restaurants and try their award-winning dishes. 

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City of Light: Six Night Scenes in Taipei

Taipeiers, famous for staying up late for food and drink, will also go out of their way to enjoy glittering night views from one of the city’s many scenic spots, and there are indeed a plethora to choose from. Taipei may be in a natural basin bisected by rivers, but it’s also surrounded by mountains and dotted with hills.

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The Mother Goddess of Taiwan

Mazu worship is concentrated along China’s southeast coast, in Taiwan, and amongst the Chinese diaspora of Southeast Asia. According to legend, back in the late 10th century a mortal lass living along China’s southeast coast, named Lin Mo-niang (林默娘), went into a trance and magically saved seafaring male family members who’d been caught out at sea in a storm. Soon thereafter she ascended to heaven, becoming an immortal. (There are many legend variations; learn more in the “Mazu” Wikipedia entry.)

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Taipei Birdwatching 101: A Dreamland for Birds and Birdwatchers

Taipei’s superb ecosystem and perfect landscape creates natural habitats for birds, and the weather in autumn could not be more suitable for birding.

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Travel back in Time Through Barbershops in Tainan

Recognized by the Ministry of Culture, Tseng continues to pay attention to the heartbeat of the city, and launched the Tainan Barbershop City Life Museum project

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A Trip to Wulai: Spotlight on Fusen Banzhi Trio Hotspring Resort

A worthwhile hot spring stop on any trip to Wulai, Fusen Banzhi Trio is an enticing day trip from Taipei that’s steeped in cultural intrigue.

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The Marvels of Monkeys: A Journey to Shoushan with Formosan Rock Macaques

Entering the world of Formosan Rock Macaques in Shoushan and find out what you can do for these marvelous creatures.

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