Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Nearly 45 percent of people gain an average of 1.7 kilograms during the Chinese New Year holidays, according to the Health Promotion Administration (HPA).
Monday, February 3, 2014
There are five biking routes that people who plan to travel around Taipei City can choose from during Chinese New Year, the Taipei City Traffic Engineering Office said recently.2 Comments
The Department of Civil Affairs, Taipei City Government (DOCA) announced that on Feb. 8 and 9, citizens can get Year of the Horse hand lanterns for free from 14 different places, including 12 districts' administration offices and two locations at the 2014 Taipei Lantern Festival.
Sunday, February 2, 2014
Visitors to the Taipei International Book Exhibition will be able to get a glimpse into the scenic beauty of days past thanks to hundreds of old post cards on display, some from as far back as 90 years ago.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Visitors to the Taipei International Book Exhibition, one of Asia's largest book fairs, will get a taste of the cultures of Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand this year, according to the organizers.
This year's Taipei International Comics and Animation Festival will feature over 50 graphic artists, voice actors and authors from Japan and Taiwan, including popular Japanese manga artist Hajime Isayama.
Built on a rigid triangular geometry, the new “Asia Museum of Modern Art” in Taichung shows Tadao Ando's skills in building a controlled, high-quality masterpiece that acts as an urban anchor for its surrounding university campus.
Taiwanese rock band Mayday and Japanese group flumpool are scheduled to play at an annual outdoor concert in Southern Taiwan in April, according to the event's organizers.
The central county of Changhua is bringing an international flare to its annual flower festival this year with a huge garden modeled after the acclaimed Fitzroy Gardens of Melbourne, Australia.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
British-born Taiwanese actress Judy Hu (胡婷婷), the daughter of Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強), announced on the Internet Tuesday that she has separated with her husband Julio Acconci after a year of marriage.2 Comments