The World Heritage in Taiwan: Jinshan Coast

Jinshan coast is part of North Taiwan with the natural lagoon and sulfuric lake to keep boats well, the natural environment attracts sea creatures especially scaled sardines. The coast is the place where fishermen live and go fishing for a living. Among so many fishing techniques in the world, fishing with sulfuric fire is unique…

Earthquakes in Taiwan

In the past few days, there were lots of earthquakes here with more than 6.4 magnitude to shock people. The last devastating quake was on Sep. 21, 1999, commonly known as 921 in Taiwan when people talk about the earthquake. It looks like we did not enjoy our weekend very much due to quakes with…

Gourmet Foods in Changhua

The Changhua city government is preparing to host a feast with 100 tables on Oct.1 for visitors to enjoy local meals and desserts this year. Due to its popularity with the price of USD $116 for just one table, online applications are no longer available now; but if you want to visit this city without…

Gourmet Foods in Chiayi

When it comes to foods in Chiayi, the most famous cuisine that comes into Taiwanese minds is Turkey Rice. Now people can still enjoy this cuisine with side dishes and soup as a combo in their current cities. When I was a kid, I used to visit the Turkey Rice restaurant adjacent to National Science…

Citizens Sports Games in Chiayi County, Oct. 8-13, 2022.

This year, the Citizens Sports Games will be held in Chiayi county from Oct. 8 to Oct. 13. The Tchoukball, one of fun games which helped Taiwan to win many golds in the past decades, will be part of the Citizens Sports Games for people to enjoy the “civil war.” Join us at the Shui…

How to stay in Taiwan without speaking any local languages

The most challenging thing for foreigners in Taiwan is probably language barriers. Though the government and some banks will offer English service for visitors, it takes time for most foreigners to adapt to Taiwanese cultures. Here I would like to show you how to survive in Taiwan without learning any languages either Mandarin, Taiwanese Hokkien/Holo,…

Taiwanese detained in Cambodia by Chinese scam syndicate

More than thousands of Taiwanese were attracted by online fake job postings through Facebook or other online media, after they contacted those employers, they were notified to receive more than USD $2,000 salary a month with housing and foods. According to news, victims were taken to the China town located in Sihanoukville Port, where lots…

Taiwan delegation to Japan

After Pelosi had landed in Taiwan, our delegation visited Japan for discussing the draft of Taiwan Travel Act. The leader of the delegation, Kuo kuo wen, 郭國文, is the legislator of Democratic Progressive Party, DPP. He lead the team to pay a formal call in Japan with Japanese senators to discuss the future cooperation and…

Nancy Pelosi’s visit

Before the U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi landed in Taiwan, more than thousands of people had been watching her airline route to see whether she would stop by Taiwan. Many groups gathered in front of Hotel Grand Hyatt Taipei, such as Pro-China unification groups , Taiwan Statebuilding Party, and other political organizations were all there…

Taiwan downs Mexico at the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships

Team Taipei won another gold at the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey game and broke the record of IIHF. Taiwanese player, Hung-Li Chou, edged Mexico 5:4 overtime and helped the team to be promoted to Division II Group B. Taiwan was grouped into Group A with Kyrgyzstan, Mexico and Israel in the beginning, but our team…