Shifen to Jiufen: How to See 2 of Taiwan’s Best Towns in A Day

Shifen to Jiufen: How to See 2 of Taiwan’s Best Towns in A Day

While there is so much to do in Taipei itself, one of the best things about traveling to Taipei is the sheer abundance of day trip possibilities there are in the region. The small town of Shifen with a train track running straight through it is one of the best-loved day trips from Taipei! It’s…

Taiwan Packing List: What to Wear in Taiwan (In All Seasons)

Taiwan Packing List: What to Wear in Taiwan (In All Seasons)

Taiwan is a beautiful lush country with so much to do and see! With world-class cities like Taipei and Taichung thriving in winter and gorgeous beaches in Kenting in summer, what to pack for Taiwan will largely depend on the season. Taiwan has four distinct seasons (here are my thoughts on the best time to…

When’s The Best Time to Visit Taiwan? Weather & Season Guide

When’s The Best Time to Visit Taiwan? Weather & Season Guide

If you ask a local when is the best time to visit Taiwan, you won’t get a straight answer. Each season offers different activities and landscapes, unique festivals and weather patterns, and distinct pluses and minuses. The best time to visit Taiwan ends up depending on what you want, and so knowing that is key…