Summer Roaming with the Taipei City God

Taipei Xia-Hai City God Cultural Festival (台北霞海城隍文化節), a one-month celebration is kicking off from June!

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Ancient Gold in Modern Taipei: The Golden Lion Group Ta-Long-Tong

Golden Lion Group Ta-Long-Tong has been presenting the most eye-riveting lion dance performances since 200 years ago. Here’s their legacy.

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8 Things You Didn’t Know about the Dajia Mazu Pilgrimage

You might already know that the Dajia Mazu pilgrimage is a huge deal in Taiwan. Here’s what else you sho knowing.

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5 Ways to Make the Most of the Qingming Festival Weekend 

The Qingming festival weekend, and two days off work, is around the corner. Here’s where to go and what to do to make the most of the break.

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Gone but Not Forgotten: 7 Historic Sites to Learn More About the White Terror

February 28th is a reminder of Taiwan’s authoritarian past. Here’s what you can go to learn about this dark chapter of history.

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A Handy Guide to the Year of the Tiger

With Lunar New Year ready to pounce upon us, we walk you through the this feline phase of the Chinese zodiac.

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Your Guide to Chinese New Year Shopping at Nanmen Market

Ahead of Chinese New Year, we take a bite out of one of Taipei’s tastiest traditional markets.

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The Taipei Lantern Festival is Back (Again!) Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Taipei is almost ready for it’s annual glow up. Here’s what to do and where to go at the 2022 Taipei Lantern Festival.

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The Gentle Beast Under the Table: A Guide to Worshipping Tiger God

With the Year of the Tiger arriving, we dive into local customs and beliefs surrounding the Tiger God.

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Taiwan 2022: The Best New Year’s Eve Fireworks to Ring in the Year

With just days left in this calendar year it’s already pretty evident that Taiwan is set on closing out 2021 with a bang. Here are the best places to have a blast on NYE.

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