Yilan looks out to the sea on Taiwan's Northeast Coast, with mountains on the three other sides forming a unique geography that has nurtured an equally distinctive cultural landscape and human warmth. The county is home to Asia's second longest highway tunnel, the Hsuehshan Tunnel, which has reduced the driving time between Yilan and Taipei to less than 50 minutes. From natural environments and cold and hot springs to a wealth of ocean recreation resources and verdant country scenes, Yilan offers the perfect setting to slow down and enjoy nature at its best. Yilan is said a natural paradise with…

If you are looking for a place that can take a romantic walk in the sand while watching the ocean, there is a romantic bay in Yilan that must to your taste, Honeymoon Bay. Located on a horseshoe-shaped cove, the southern edge of the small coastal town of Daxi has a small surfing beach known as Honeymoon Bay. Daxi is the perfect place to take a romantic stroll in the soft sand or chase the hordes of fleet ghost crabs that dwell there. Waves are generally chest to head high, though during the summer typhoon months they can be over 3m…