老外看台灣 | Taiwan Made Simple

Members and friends of the foreign community share their passion for Taiwan.

外國人瘋大甲媽祖!台灣宗教文化融入料理創作 | Acclaimed chefs take inspiration from Mazu Pilgrimage to create innovative recipes

【看CP學英文】大甲鎮瀾宮媽祖遶境進香年年吸引大批信眾,華裔主廚沈威廉、奧地利籍主廚卡門斯(Klemens Schraml)週日到鎮瀾宮體驗,希望透過宗教活動了解在地文化,挖掘料理靈感。  American chef William Shen and Austrian chef Klemens Schraml visited the Dajia Jenn Lann Temple on Sunday, hoping to learn about local culture...

老外看台灣/老外過馬路數度差點被撞 網友嘆:避免GG 要抓對時機 | Expat reveals deadly game of crossing streets in Taiwan through video

【看CP學英文】在台灣過馬路對很多人來說是個挑戰;尤其當他們不習慣看到汽、機車不耐煩地卡在人行道上等待行人過街。  Crossing the street in Taiwan can be a challenge for many who are not accustomed to cars cramming the crosswalk, waiting impatiently for pedestrians...

台灣近百年歷史見證人是她!空英創辦人彭蒙惠:台灣就是我的家 | Doris M. Brougham praises Taiwan’s transformation for the better

【看CP學英文】「心在哪裡,家就在哪裡,而我的心在這,台灣就是我的家。」現年高齡94歲的空中英語教室創辦人彭蒙惠微笑著說。  "The home is where the heart is. And my heart is here. So this is my home," the U.S. educator and the founder of...

老外看台灣/費城吃牛排驚見台灣?網友一看大讚:牛長的好!| Taiwan-shaped steak ‘satiates’ homesickness in Philadelphia

【看CP學英文】離開家鄉一陣子後,幾乎生活周遭所有的人事物都能喚起家的回憶;有時就連一頓好吃的料理也能瞬間讓你閃過家的「樣貌」。  After being away from home for a while, almost anything and everything can remind you of your place of birth; sometimes, even a delicious...

「台式碳烤吐司」席捲新加坡!美食家大讚:想念台灣味 | Taiwanese breakfast takes S’pore by storm

【看CP學英文】碳烤吐司近年來在台灣爆紅,一間間碳烤吐司連鎖店竄紅,展店速度相當驚人。現在「台灣碳烤吐司」熱潮吹到新加坡,在地吐司店效仿台式作法加入新鮮厚實肉片,並配上鮮奶茶,在當地成功引起話題。 Sandwiches have become increasingly popular in Taiwan in recent years, and more and more chain stores have sprung up and expanded very fast.    The...
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台灣「辦桌文化」變身桌遊!雙語圖卡讓老外也懂包菜尾 | Taiwan designers infuse roadside banquet culture into creative board game

【看CP學英文】臺灣宴席文化流傳多年,澎湃又熱情的辦桌比氣勢也拚人氣,絕對是最能代表台灣飲食文化的獨特景致。善於將台灣人最愛的街頭美食解構成簡單有趣的「文化餐盒」的「蔘利商號團隊」近日推出桌遊「報菜名」,不僅能闔家同歡,還能讓大家可以了解宴席文化的故事與魅力。 Taiwan banquet culture is a cultural treasure that best represents Taiwan's culinary traditions that have been passed down for generations.   "Yes Ginseng," a Taiwan-based...

經濟弱勢移民無力辦喪事怎辦? 賽珍珠基金會執行長訪談一次聽 | Pearl S. Buck CEO shares stories of hardships of migrants in...

適逢清明節,返鄉掃墓的同時,不禁讓人想到沒有能力籌辦喪事、沒有能力為親人下葬和因親友逝世而心靈受創的移工或新住民該如何度過難關?Podcast節目【新移民看台灣】就邀請曾接觸過相關個案的賽珍珠基金會執行長——蕭秀玲女士對此提供詳盡的解答,絕對值得一聽。 The Qingming Festival is a time when people return to their hometowns for tomb sweeping, however, as the festival approaches, one couldn't help but...

老外超羨慕!台灣肯德基推「炸雞圍兜兜」| KFC Taiwan launches bibs for fried chicken eaters

【看CP學英文】肯德基過去在國外曾推出各種意想不到的創意商品,像是炸雞泡泡浴球、炸雞洞洞鞋。今年台灣肯德基也不落人後,近日宣布推出啃雞神器「炸雞圍兜兜」,保證吃炸雞脆屑不落地。  KFC has launched various unexpected and creative products overseas, such as fried chicken bath bombs and fried chicken hole shoes.    KFC Taiwan recently announced the...

老外看台灣/衛報再讚台灣抗疫效力 英媒揭「這關鍵」改變結局 |The Guardian praises Taiwan’s triumph over COVID-19 compared to Britain

【看CP學英文】隨著COVID-19疫苗施打,很多人開始回想起疫情剛爆發時的狀況,不知道生活什麼時候會回歸正常。  With the gradual, worldwide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, many look back to where it all began, wondering when life will return to normal.    疫情已肆虐超過一年,讓許多國家醫療體系負荷不了,外國媒體開始分析為何如同台灣,也是個島國的英國,未能成功將疫情壓下。  As the...

老外看台灣/CNN也報台灣鮭魚之亂!美網友讚:願意改名甜甜圈 | Taiwan’s ‘salmon name-change’ inspires U.S. social media users

【看CP學英文】知名連鎖壽司店「壽司郎」於17、18日推出優惠活動,只要名字有「鮭魚」兩字的人,可以免費享用整桌的餐點,意外掀起全台鮭魚改名之亂。 Sushi restaurant chain “Sushiro” launched a promotion on March 17 and March 18 by announcing it would give away free sushi to anyone who...