Astoria Cafe (明星咖啡館), Taiwan's first Western-style bakery and cafe, opened in 1949 and shut its doors in 1989, after the aging owner failed to find a successor.
2015/3/30, 1 Comment
And the best actress award goes to … Tiffany Tsai, a star who deserves the attention of the spotlight
As one of the few professional actors who is independent from agents, a norm within the entertainment industry of Taiwan, it would be safe to say that Tiffany Tsai (蔡天芸) is in a league of her own.
A pet-friendly, environmentally conscious and locally sourced organic vegan restaurant wants to change the way Taipei thinks of food, one bite at a time.
A fast-growing mobile app is helping Taipei residents with special needs forgo embarrassing situations when dining out.
Taiwan's sluggish salary growth and lower bonuses in recent years had prompted many local youths to ditch their bosses and take their future into their own hands by becoming their own bosses.
In "A Day Made of Glass," a commercial by Corning Inc., the glass manufacturer envisions a future where people interact with smart devices on practically any surfaces they find convenient.
Quite contrary to the cheery image Chinese New Year holds, the holidays seem to usher in the coldest days of the year and, as people return home to celebrate, the once-bustling streets are left strikingly empty. Yet most in Taipei have heard of the man who spreads warmth beyond family celebrations.
2015/2/9, 1 Comment
Taiwan has always been one of the countries adored by expatriates from other nations. Some say that western foreigners love the land even more than the citizens who were born and raised here.
Harry Houdini, one of the most famous magicians of all time, once said that magic is the "sole science not accepted by scientists, because they can't understand it."