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The first section of the MRT Circular Line starts operations on Friday afternoon. (Courtesy of Facebook/@Dortsntpc)

New Taipei commuters benefit the most from new MRT Circular Line

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The first section of the Circular Line in Taipei’s mass rapid transit (MRT), which links four adjacent nodes — Bannan,...

Picture-perfect Taipei 101 sunset is only here for a few days

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The iconic picture of Taipei 101 with the sunset situated perfectly atop the skyscraper can be recreated from Feb....
A five-hectare blooming mesona flower is expected to attract tourists to take impressive pictures. (IG: molly888666)

Let’s get lost in mesona flower fields in Taoyuan

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — The 2019 Taoyuan Flower festival (桃園花彩節) has drawn thousands of camera-wielding tourists to the colorful flower fields in northern...

Discover Tainan’s most Insta-worthy Starbucks!

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Are you tired of going to the same places every time you go to Tainan? Check out the newly...

Taiwan nature at hand in these Kaohsiung #Instaworthy spots

TAIPEI (The China Post) — When you think of Kaohsiung Shoushan (formerly known as Chaishan), a mountain in Gushan District, some vibrant monkeys, a...
Photo courtesy of Przemek Krawczykowski

Polish photographer shares unique insight on Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Przemek Krawczykowski, 26, traveled to Taiwan in 2017 — an Asian country still undiscovered for Europeans, and a life-changing...
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Amedee shares 7 things you should know about Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Amedee has lived in Taiwan for 7 years so he made a YouTube video last month, in which he...
The themed trains are decorated with Liao’s paintings as well as dolls inspired by the characters in Liao’s illustrative books. (Courtesy of New Taipei Metro Corporation)

Jimmy Liao-themed light rail train runs in Tamsui, New Taipei

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Danhai Light Rail transit system launched three themed trains centered on Taiwan illustrator Jimmy Liao’s (幾米) artworks on Tuesday, according to...
Starting in 2015, Hsieh Hao-Cheng began creating artworks of trees that reflect growth and positivity. (Courtesy of Hsieh Hao-Cheng)

Hsieh Hao Cheng highlights personal connection with trees

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Artist Hsieh Hao Cheng (謝浩正) is back to bring more trees to life with his latest exhibition at Tianmu...
A team at National Chiao Tung University has successfully developed a contact smart lens to detect dry eye syndrome, according to the statement by the university on Nov. 13. (Courtesy of NCTU)

Taiwan researchers beat Google with James Bond-like tech

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — A team at National Chiao Tung University (NCTU, 國立交通大學) has successfully developed a smart contact lens that detects dry eye...