With the Tour de France, the world's biggest and most famous professional cycling race, underway at the moment, Taiwan's own competition seems small in terms of scale.
With just a few more days before the Ho-Hai-Yan Gongliao Rock Festival (2016新北市貢寮國際海洋音樂祭) along New Taipei's beautiful Fulong coast (福隆海邊), organizers are working hard to ensure a healthy balance of fun and safety when the festival kicks off on Friday, July 22.
The Taiwan International Balloon Festival featured seven distinct balloons, including an octopus, turtle, and train, at its re-opening ceremony on Sunday, July 17.
Sam Bompas and Harry Parr, the London-based "flavor experience design" duo, have come to Taiwan to hold a creative cuisine exhibition of their spin on Taiwanese local delicacies at the Taiwan Design Center (台灣設計館) in Taipei on Friday.
Taiwanese surgeons' life-saving efforts, both locally and internationally, are being highlighted in a new TV documentary series that will soon premiere across Asia to showcase the nation's medical achievements, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Tuesday.
A Wang Yeh (Prince) Boat takes a "on-land parade" in front of the SheLing Temple in Keelung's Heping Island in this undated file photo. The parade of the boat, one of the most special ritual events in Heping Island, will take place on July 16.
Four Taiwanese groups are set to perform in the Festival Off d'Avignon (Avignon Off) in southern France this month, bringing drama and dance performances to audiences there.
Celebrated novelist Neal Wu (吳子雲) makes his foray into the world of film with a vibrant and colorful adaptation of his most popular story, "At Café 6" (六弄咖啡館), to be released next Friday in theaters near you.
The much anticipated sequel to "Cold War" is here! The Hong Kong thriller captivates the audience as newly appointed Commissioner Sean Liu (劉傑輝) is compromised by terrorists and caught up in a corruption scandal. Meanwhile, M.B. Lee (李文斌), who entered retirement in the first movie, leaps back into action when his son's life is at stake.
On a rainy night in the middle of Daan Park, hundreds of children and their parents filled the seats of the park's amphitheater and piled in on the grass in front, using raincoats as tarps to sit on, to watch Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) open the 17th Taipei Children's Art Festival (臺北兒童藝術節).