Taiwan Travel

Here are all of the Taiwan Travel blog posts.

Cup Making in the Home of Porcelain - Yingge

12-08-2017

Yingge is a town in northern Taiwan famous for the production of porcelain. The history of porcelain making started there 200 years ago when Wu An (吳鞍) emigrated from Guangzhou to Yingge to become the…

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National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine

30-01-2017

Address - No. 139, Beian Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, 104So before I begin with this blog, let me point out one thing quickly.  I don't think this place is worth visiting on its own.  That's…

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Kenting, South Taiwan

31-03-2016

Kenting is a great place to travel to due to it being hot-warm all year round.  Unlike the Northern parts of Taiwan that can get very cold, wet and miserable during the winter months.  Kenting…

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Jiufen, Northern Taiwan

29-03-2016

Until the 1950's Jiufen was a  prosperous gold mining town, present day Jiufen however has been transformed into a popular get away for tourists and locals alike. It has provided the setting for popular movies…

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Fulong Sand Sculpting Art Festival

27-03-2016

More information about the Fulong Sand Sculpting FestivalThe sand sculpture festival at Fulong beach is one of the best attractions worth seeing throughout the year in Taiwan.  This is just my opinion but I believe…

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Elephant Mountain Taipei

26-03-2016

One of the most popular places by far for tourists to go and see in Taipei is Elephant Mountain.  This is because the views of Xinyi District(this district includes Taipei 101) from the top are…

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Green Island

26-03-2016

  To get to Green Island there are two options.  You can either fly there or take the ferry.  When we went we decided to take the ferry regardless of what all the locals were telling…

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迪化街年貨大街 - Dihua Chinese New Year Goods Market

18-01-2016

Address - Dihua Street.  迪化街How to Get There - Take the MRT to Daqiaotou and walk or take the shuttle bus from Shuanglian Station. Shuttle bus no.518Dates - 23rd January - 6th February Map - Daqiaotou to Dihua Street…

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