Cold Springs for summer time

When it comes to hot spring, the most famous place that comes across our minds in Taiwan is located in Beitou, Taipei. The natural minerals contribute to the hot spring resort for tourists and local residents. Taking the hot spring during summer time is a little bit sweaty, therefore, some people decide to visit cold…

Fruits kingdom

Taiwan is located in the subtropical zone with four seasons to grow different kinds of fruits. Some specific fruits are only planted here due to the weather condition. People would even make cuisines, desserts or drinks with fruits in order to add natural flavor. Fruits are essential to us especially dining at the high class…

Soybean foods that people are not aware of

The soy products are widely consumed in our daily life and they are not merely meals, some of the desserts are popular here. Some people can not tolerate the milk, so they choose soya milk as their supplements. One of the most common soy foods is tofu, which is also manufactured in other Asian countries…

Public transportation

When people arrive at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, they start to wonder how to enjoy their trip here. Taoyuan is different city from Taipei, and there are many bus systems at the airport that people could ride on for transferring to other places. Recently, the MRT system extended their service to the airport, so tourists…

One day trip in Hsinchu

The Li Chi lake outside the glass art museum, attracting many tourists to visit here while appreciating the glass art inside the building. Here, people could take a walk with the fountains to cool the temperature down. It only takes few minutes walk from the train station, and the zoo is around this area. The…

Tea culture

It is said that the weather and the altitude of mountain are important factors that affect tea production. Most of Taiwanese teas are half fermented in high mountain areas without or with little fire baking. It is recommended to brew the tea leaves with spring water rather than distilled or tap water. Otherwise, the quality…

Dragon Boat Festival

Many Taiwanese in this day would celebrate the festival by eating rice dumplings or joining the events. Back to the decades ago, people called it ” The May Festival” or ” Rice dumpling Day” in Taiwanese language. After this day, the weather is getting hotter and more humid than usual; so it is the symbol…

Life style in Taiwan

For those who have never been here, it’s probably hard to imagine how we live in our daily life. Twenty three millions of people live in this island with public transportations in almost every city and two international airports for travelers and citizens. Delicious foods are available 24 hours Taiwanese enjoy foods a lot, and…

One day trip in downtown Taichung

June 7th, 2020 is the first day that our CDC lifted banns for us and people who live in Taiwan can go outside for fun without wearing face masks, except for the densely populated activities. I would like to celebrate a little bit and tell everyone the fun places to visit in downtown Taichung, where…

Music bands

Like many other countries, young people here like to from a band and sing their songs. The Fire EX, which became famous during Sunflower Student Movement in 2014, wrote many Taiwanese songs to inspire people and showed up in many events. The Sunflower Student Movement was one of the main protests in Taiwan by many…