Eastern Taiwan

HUALIEN|Chihnan National Forest Recreation Area:A Place You Can Find the Fireflies in TAIWAN

Situated to either side of Carp Lake in Shoufeng Township of Hualien County, Chihnan National Forest Recreation Area spans 144 hectares of Chihnan and Papaya Hill forest districts, and ranges from 140 to 601 meters above sea level. Chihnan ('South of the Lake') park makes for a pleasant half-day of picnicking and hiking in the hills for a bird's-eye view of the lake.  The Chinan National Forest Recreation Area was previously known as Chinan Station. It was the lumber and

Southern Taiwan

Top Choice Museum in TAINAN:National Museum of Taiwanese Literature(國立台灣文學館)

If you are a historic buff as well as a hipster, you can't miss the museums when visiting Tainan. There are some museums in Tainan, and among them, the top choice museum is National Museum of Taiwanese Literature(國立台灣文學館). The National Museum of Taiwan Literature (NMTL), founded on October 17th,2003, is the first national museum dedicated to the literary arts. The museum building has a distinguished history tracing back to 1916,when it was built to house the Tainan Prefectural Government. Reflecting contemporary

Food to Eat

The Largest Zoo in Southern Taiwan : Shoushan Zoo

If you have kids or if you're in the area hiking, this zoo on the northern border of Shoushan Park in Gushan District has more than 80 species rare animals from all over the world, including camels, antelopes, macaques and ostriches. The highlight here is the adorable Formosan black bear and the aviary where you can see birds at eye level. The zoo is up the mountain from National Sun Yat-sen University. There is also an education center in the