Taiwan, a sovereign state located in East Asia, is a beautiful island just like the meaning of its former Portuguese historical name – Formosa. Regardless of whether you are looking for adventure, culture and heritage, gourmet, shopping, or simply relaxing in nature, this beautiful island has something to offer for everyone!
Marvel at the scenic coastlines all around the island as you tour the fourth highest island in the world, such as the East China Sea up north from Jiufen in New Taipei City, the South China Sea from Hengchun, the Pacific Ocean from Taitung and the list goes on. In addition, you can also gear up for some mountain adventure and get close to nature by visiting the lush forest-covered mountain ranges mainly located in the central eastern region, including the well-known Alishan National Forest Recreation Area.
Make your hiking experience in Taiwan memorable by getting to the highest peak in Taiwan – Yushan National Park early at dawn so that you can admire and capture the stunning moment of the sun rise. With a rich aboriginal cultural history of more than 8,000 years, there is also plenty to discover for the cultural buff.
For fellow foodies, rejoice! There is no lack of appealing cuisines for the famished visitor to Taiwan with over a hundred night markets, local and renowned restaurants that caters to all types of budget for you to choose from. Find out more through our articles on how you can create an unforgettable holiday in Taiwan!