Waterfall Wonderland:
Finding the Falls of Yangmingshan

A trip for venturing up the mighty Yangmingshan, Taipei, in search of a pocket of waterfall trails that are all within reach of one another.

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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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Making Taipei a Foreigner-Friendly City: Improving Multilingual Services

Over the past decade, Taipei has been elevated to the elite among the most livable and best destinations for travel among Asian cities in many international indexes. Its flourishing business activities, rich and easily accessible natural resources, deep well of cultural attractions, and warm, inviting locals attract people from around the world both to visit and to live.

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The Unique Tradition of the Eight Generals and the Highlights of Taipei Qingshan King Festival

Kombucha has become the new star when it comes to healthy drinks in Europe and the United States, and is gradually becoming popular in Taiwan as well. It can easily be made with quality Taiwanese tea, herbs, and fruits nourished by the local terroir, giving birth to kombucha flavors unique to the country.

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Sound Tripping: The Life of a Vinyl Record Transcriptionist

With the rise of digital technology and music streaming platforms, it’s difficult for people nowadays to imagine using a hand-cranked gramophone to play vinyl records.

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Taiwanese Kombucha: A Bubbly Sweet and Sour Taste Integrating Local Flavors

Kombucha has become the new star when it comes to healthy drinks in Europe and the United States, and is gradually becoming popular in Taiwan as well. It can easily be made with quality Taiwanese tea, herbs, and fruits nourished by the local terroir, giving birth to kombucha flavors unique to the country.

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Find Yourself in a Cool Place: Renovated Old Buildings in Taipei

In recent years, Taipei City has been busy renovating a plethora of buildings dating from the Japanese colonial era (1895-1945), turning them into places where one can learn about the culture and history of Taipei, as well as how the city continues to evolve. They also make Taipei an inviting city in all seasons.

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After-Hours Shopping Guide: Exploring Taipei’s Evening Markets After Dusk

Got no time to do the groceries during day time? Why not shop in the evening markets?

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Soothing the Summer Heat with Herbal Dietary Therapies

The old wisdom to cool down in summer.

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Refreshing Retreats: 5 Places to Chill Out in Taipei This Summer

Can’t wait to cool down in summer? Here are 5 ways to have fun near/in the water in Taipei.

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