Articles and News about Taiwan

Taiwanese Secrets picks the best cultural, economic, political and social developments from around Formosa.

Economics of Chinese tour groups

Taiwan-bound tour operators are picked from among travel agencies that have already been designated to operate overseas tours, and that have been approved and announced as such by the Association for Tourism Exchange Across the Taiwan Straits. Read more...

Taiwan selected by Rough Guides’ annual list of top 10 countries to visit in 2017

"Planning where to visit for your next holiday? Check out Rough Guides' annual list of the top 10 countries to visit in 2017, in which Taiwan is listed as the 10th best in the world." Continue reading this article....

Taiwan sees record high 10.69 million visitors in 2016

"According to statistics released by the Tourism Bureau, the number of visitors to Taiwan reached a record high of 10.69 million in 2016, an increase of 2.4 percent over the previous year and much of this can be attributed to the easing of visa restrictions for Southeast Asian countries, with visitors from Thailand alone increasing by 57 percent." Continue reading this article...

Recent Articles

  1. Travel from Kaohsiung to Kenting by Bus! Super Cheap, Easy, and Fun!

    Mar 14, 17 11:32 PM

    Traveling from Kaohsiung to Kenting couldn't be easier! You can take a shuttle bus right at the HSR station in Zuoying and you'll be in Kenting 2 hours later.

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  2. Best Motorcycle Rides in Taiwan - Taiwanese Secrets Travel Guide

    Feb 24, 17 12:33 PM

    Find the best motorcycle roads and rides in Taiwan. Motorbike and scooter itineraries through mountains, forests, gorges, and along the East Coast.

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  3. Jiufen Travel Guide - Discover Jiufen in Northern Taiwan!

    Feb 24, 17 05:01 AM

    Jiufen is a really cool town in Taipei County, in Northern Taiwan. Read this travel guide about Jiufen and check out my pictures. Hotels, restaurants, attractions, transportation, hiking info.

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