Taiwan

Taiwan’s First-Rate Second City

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This Kaohsiung itinerary is a lifesaver, whether you come on an excursion from Taipei, stop during a comprehensive Taiwan itinerary or visit the city on a standalone basis.

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Everything You Need to Know About Beaches in Taiwan

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Not all Taiwan beaches are created equal—and some just aren’t very good.

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The Most Exciting Reasons to Get Away from Taipei

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Taiwan’s capital is as enjoyable outside its city limits as it is in the shadows of Taipei 101.

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A Tantalizing Taipei Itinerary

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This Taipei itinerary will help you make the most of Taiwan’s capital, even if you get totally rained out like I did.

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The Truth About Taiwan

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While my re-appraisal of the country’s capital has contradicted some of the fond memories I once had, Taiwan as a whole far exceeded my expectations

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Three Tremendous Days in Taipei

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The ratio of awesome things to see and do in Taipei—they approach infinity—to its delightfully finite urban limits makes it a very easy city to love.

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The Real China?

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Your view on Taiwan’s official status depends on your politics, but to me, the island is arguably more “Chinese” than China itself. Here’s why.

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