5 things to do around Hehuan Mountain

Gaze at the stars and more at the Taroko National Park mountain.

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Travel Deeper to Songluo Lake: A Night of Lakeside Camping

Travel Deeper to Songluo Lake: A Night of Lakeside Camping

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Hike at Home During Quarantine: Elephant Mountain

Can’t get to Taiwan to do your favorite hike? Recreate it from the comfort and safety of your own home

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3 More Things to Do on a Day Trip to Kaohsiung

Three lesser-known things worth visiting down in southern Taiwan

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Spring into Action: Five Diversified Tours to Explore Taipei

Spring is truly the best time to visit Taiwan. We’ve hand-selected five tours for visitors to Taipei that show different sides of the city. Enjoy!

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An Afternoon at Elephant Mountain

An afternoon around Taipei’s famous Xiangshan.

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The Taitung/Zhiben Region is a Rich Bounty of Scenic & Healthy Exercise Adventures

Words by Rick Charette The Hotel Royal Chihpen – Unbeatable home base for those for which happiness means healthy-lifestyle outdoor exercise  The alluring Hawaii-like combination of low and accessible coastal mountains, Pacific coastline and open, flat land in between makes the East Coast region around Taitung City and the Zhiben (知本) hot-spring resort area a…

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Take a Hike: the Best Hiking Trails in Taiwan

Taiwan is a must-visit destination for fans of the great outdoors. From sprawling national parks to magnificent mountain peaks, whether it’s a leisurely stroll or a more challenging climb, Taiwan’s got you covered. Read on for all you need to know about how and where to hike in Taiwan.

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In search of the elusive Formosan black bear in Taiwan

Hualien from the airplane window was lovely enough to warrant a full day’s exploration, but on that day we would only be passing through. We were headed further down south in search of the elusive Formosan black bear (台灣黑熊). Without even stopping for coffee, we left the city by train, bound for the town of Yuli.

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Hiking through Taiwan’s great outdoors: A Long Walk On the Old DanLan Trail

Taiwan Scene’s Editor-in-Chief spends the day hiking on a historic trail connecting Taipei City and Yilan, getting out of the city and exploring Taiwan’s natural outdoor beauty.

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