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25 Taiwanese Movies You Must See Before You Die

From the growth of Taiwanese cinema to the New Wave, the Second New Wave and the revival, these 25 films defined the cinema of Taiwan.

Taiwanese Director Hou Hsiao-Hsien Wins Best Director Award at 2015 Cannes Festival for "The Assassin"

Hou Hsiao-hsien is the second Taiwanese director to have received the Best Director Award at Cannes, after Edward Yang.

Imagine Dragons To Play Concert in Taipei in August

The concert is a part of the band's "Smoke + Mirrors Tour", named after the quartet's second album of the same name.

Best Cafes in Hsinchu and Zhubei

This list will ensure you find the most suitable spot to grab a cup of joe, meet up with friends or get some work done.

Canadian Singer Carly Rae Jepsen To Perform in Taipei in August for Super Slipper 2015

We really, really, really, really, really, really like this year’s line up for Super Slipper.

These New Topee Pay Toilets at Taipei's Shilin Night Market Are The Next Big Thing

Night markets are not known for their cleanliness, especially when it comes to bathrooms. For NT$20, Topee Pay Toilet is here to fix that.

9 Ways to Live Healthy in Taiwan

Healthy isn’t the new black. Healthy is always in style!

Nominees for the 26th Annual Golden Melody Awards Announced

As with all award ceremonies, there were plenty of shoo-ins, surprises and snubs, as well as crowdpleasers on the nominees list.

Everything You Need To Know About Taipei's New Syntrend Creative Park

Syntrend aims to provide an exhibition platform for the latest gadgets but also showcase older and retired vintage tech tools.

Lights, Camera, Taipei! 7 Movies and Actors Filmed in Taiwan

With such friendly people and beautiful locations, it's no wonder it's becoming increasingly easy to spot Taiwan landmarks amongst big films
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Area Guides

Taipei: Gongguan

The hip neighborhood of Gongguan comes closest to achieving a college-town feel in Taipei’s decidedly urban environment. Home to [...]

Taipei: Shida

Enter the Shida neighborhood, and you’ll find a labyrinth of well-organized alleys of white brick residential buildings overgrown [...]

36 Hours in Taichung, Taiwan

A weekend in Taiwan's most liveable city.

Little Tokyo in Zhongshan: Best Places to Eat Near Taipei’s Linsen North Road

Owing to its vibrant nightlife, Little Tokyo—centered on Taipei’s notorious Linsen North Road, a popular destination for Japanese [...]

Urban Natives

Urban Natives: Discovering Old and New with Joy Lee

A trained aesthetic eye and love for homegrown products have helped Joy Lee to discover Taipei's best design spaces and authentic joints.

A Barista’s Guide to Taipei’s Best Coffeehouses

Indie coffeehouses have popped up throughout Taipei in recent years, but many of them are simply hastily put-together shops trying to [...]

Urban Natives: Indulge Yourself with Nutritionist Aileen Hsiao

New Jersey-native Aileen Hsiao may be a professional dietary consultant, but she knows quite a thing or two about culinary indulgence. [...]

Urban Natives: Setting Roots in Taipei’s Secret Art Community with Musee Wu

At only 29 years old, Musee Wu is a fashion entrepreneur, established artist and a Taipei urban native. Growing up between New York [...]

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