Here you will find all the new pages and updates i have done on Taiwan Travel Experience web site, sorted in chronological order.
And also some news that I catch here and there, all about Taiwan and Taiwan travel.
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For these reasons this page is really my own blog about Taiwan travel.
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Hi, my family of 5 will be in Taiwan in Dec and we would like to travel to Tainan from Hualien via hwy 9 or 11 (hope to get a driver). Any idea how long
The ingredients you will find in every taiwanese kitchen: soy sauce, of course, and also sesame oil, rice wine and more ... Very informative article by Ivy Chen from the Community Center in Taipei (via National Chengchi University blog).
Hi Thanks for your helpful blog and willingness to share! We will be travelling to Taiwan in December. a party of 4 adults, 4 kids - 16,15, 12 and 10
I am looking for traditional taiwanese dresses, where can I buy them in Taipei, thank you (Marie) Answer Marie, these are the qipao (cheongsam) workshops
Taiwan Guide: my own advice and recommendation about professional guides-interpreters in Taiwan and volunteers buddy guides.
Chung Tai Chan Monastery is one of the most fascinating places in Taiwan. Grand and imposing, it makes you think about ... the complexity of the human soul.
Is the public spa in Peitou open also? What best to do and see during winter times? Any Christmas celebration in taiwan? Thanks a lot for your assistance
How's the weather in Taipei during September and October? Answer From the data of Taiwan Central Weather Bureau here are the temperatures in Taipei year
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We are coming to attend our son's wedding banquet in June. What would be considered appropriate gift/gifts for USA parents of the groom to give to the
Thank you for taking the extra mile to help out in the promotion of this beautiful country. I read somewhere recently that the Alishan mountain railway
Hi, Two Aussies arriving International Airport Taiwan,12 Sept. 2011. Have stayed in Taipei previously, so have seen most of the best sights. Would like
Practical informations for your travel to Taiwan: how to get to Taiwan, how to get around the island and more...
Chinese Desserts are a lot! Here are the 10 most known (and eaten) Chinese Desserts in Taiwan.
Does dong gua cha (winter melon tea) count as a popular taiwanese beverage? Answer Yes, Emily, winter melon (wax gourd) is also used as a soft drink.
Taichung, with one million inhabitants, is the third largest city in the island. Though off the beaten path, Taichung offers some real treasures for the discerning traveller.
Nowadays a sleeping little city, Lukang was one of the most important ports in Taiwan at the time of the Qing Dynasty. Lukang has kept important vestiges of that past - here a list of the best ones ....
Even if I am an italian, I don't miss Italian food at all when I am in Taiwan. I just ate 5 or 6 times in Italian restaurants in Taichung, most of times
Hi, i plan to go to Alishan via the TRA instead of the HSR. I would like to know what is the ticket price for Tze Chiang Limited Express Train No. 1003.
Taroko, in the local aboriginal language, means "magnificent and beautiful". And truly Taroko Gorge is a splendid place with massive marble cliffs mottled with tropical vegetation, blue streams and pagodas surrounded by green forests.
We are 5 females travelling to Taipei on October 20 to 25, 2011 on a budget. We would like to visit some temples, museums and of course have the ultimate
Simply said, Li Lai Ju is among the best vegetarian restaurants in Taichung and one we wholeheartedly recommend ... we have been loyal customers for years.
Chinese Symbols for Words - An Introduction to Chinese Characters with Meanings and Pictures
This is by far our favorite dumplings restaurant in Taichung. Years ago I have been told the owner learned his skills in the famous Dingtaifung in Taipei.
Hotels in Taiwan - all about hotels, inns, hot springs hotels, homestays, temples and love hotels
Have you ever heard about love hotels in Japan and Taiwan? Are you curious and want to see how they look like? Here's one here in Taiwan.
I will going to visit Taiwan free and easy in Oct,2011 for 11 days. I plan to visit Taipei, Taichung, Chiayi and Kaohsiung. I will be staying in Taipei
What is the Taiwan Flag? The different incredible flags that have flown in Taiwan over the centuries tell a fascinating and complex history, quite different from that of mainland China.
Hi, I will be in Taipei for a few days in January and would like to purchase a Franz vase. Where can I find Franz porcelain for sale? Answer Dear Doan,
I would like to know what is the temperature in Taiwan on January? Answer Hi Veronica, in the north, in Taipei, the average temperature is between 18C
This restaurant is not exactly in Kenting but close to Chechen, on the National Road N. 26, close to the river. When we were driving to Kenting my wife
This is one of the restaurants that are currently riding high in Taichung. We have come on a Monday for lunch and we had to wait for a table, if only for
Light Taste offers both traditional Hakka dishes and western food. We tried the Hakka ones. Hakka cuisine is quite popular in Taiwan, yet is not a light
Likely the best korean restaurant in Taichung and one of the best in all Taiwan - ask Korean expats that come here to dine even from Taipei!. Samwongarden
Ming Garden japanese restaurant is hidden apart in a very quiet road very close to Taichung Harbour Road and to Mitsukoshi department store (Xin Guang
Our Favorite Taiwan Restaurant. Add Yours!
Dakeng area is the playground of Taichung City ... the place where we immerse ourselves in nature, just 20 minutes far from the city.
Personal reviews and photos of Kenting hotels.
Are there cheap flights to Taipei? Yes, there are! Find here about about budget flights to Taipei and Taiwan ...
Any information for reaching Hehuanshan from the west? Is public bus available? Answer Hi Amy, we have a friend that works in that area. She told me that
An essential guide to Taiwan Shopping with tips about what, where and how to buy in Taiwan.
I am thinking of bringing my 83 year old mother to stay at a hotspring resort. Is Wulai the easiest hotspring to get to from the International airport?
As everybody in Taiwan knows the new Ang Lee's movie, Life of Pi, will be shot in Kenting. The Chinapost has an interesting article about opportunities and pitfalls coming from a sudden international exposure for the small Kenting.
I am travelling with 2 elderly and a child, 5 of us in all. I read that it is possible to negotiate with a taxi driver to do a tour of the taroko region.
I am travelling to Taiwan for two weeks and I would like to stay outside of taipei for the first week but close enough to get into Taipei because I am
Frequent questions about Taiwan.
Double Happiness cakes are an important part of Traditional Chinese Weddings in Taiwan