Steam up with hot springs and fine cuisine

Anita Yang, the China Post TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Known as the thermal spring kingdom, Taiwan has a variety of springs from north...

Starbucks’ profit climbs by 34 percent on success of customer loyalty...

AP NEW YORK--Starbucks says its profit rose 34 percent in the quarter, as the coffee chain used its loyalty program to get customers to visit...

Schalke, Hamburg miss chances

By Roy Kammerer BERLIN, AP Title hopefuls Schalke and Hamburger SV were both held to 1-1 draws in Bundesliga openers on Saturday, while American goalkeeper...

Weekend hiking in Taipei

By Richard Saunders, Special to The China Post The following are two weekend hikes for folks in Taipei. The first is a moderately strenuous one...

The Ceramics Festival of Yingge

By Monideepa Banerjee Special to The China Post The Ceramics Festival in Yingge started in 2001, and this year will celebrate 200 years of...

The beautiful world of miniatures

By Monideepa Banerjee Special to The China Post However much we appreciate the grandeur of the large, we are besotted by the beauty of...

Hsinchu’s science-based industrial park — Taiwan’s Silicon

By Monideepa Banerjee Special to The China Post Taiwan’s first and most well-developed science park, the Hsinchu Science Park (HSP), has strived to develop...