Monday, September 17, 2012
The annual Sun Moon Lake Swim kicked off yesterday, drawing some 28,000 participants in this year's event. Competitors swam from one end of the lake to the other.
Sunday, September 9, 2012
The annual Sun Moon Lake International Swimming Carnival will kick off on Sept. 15, with more than 28,000 swimmers expected to take part to mark the event's 30 anniversary, according to organizers.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
A newly constructed sky bridge in Nantou City opened to the public for the first time yesterday, attracted hundreds of tourists who had to wait at least an hour for a tour of the bridge.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
A man in Nantou County was indicted by prosecutors yesterday and may face life imprisonment or the death penalty if convicted of murder charges for allegedly driving into a motorcyclist while drunk and then turning back to run over the victim again in early May.11 Comments
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Operators in the well-known Lushan hot springs area in Nantou, central Taiwan, are to be relocated because of the increasing danger of landslides in the environmentally sensitive area, county government officials said Thursday.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Several landslides occurred yesterday in the central county of Nantou, on a provincial highway and the road around the Sun Moon Lake tourist area, but no casualties were reported.
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Illegal immigrants being held at a National Immigration Agency detention center in Nantou County celebrated Mother's Day with a local saxophone band Saturday.
Sunday, May 6, 2012
A man has been detained on manslaughter charges in a drunk-driving case in which he hit an elderly motorcyclist and fled, then returned later to run over and kill the victim, prosecutors in Nantou said yesterday.2 Comments
Sunday, March 11, 2012
A foundation will host a series of events in Nantou County around a symbolic Japanese paper dome on Sunday to commemorate the first anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that battered Japan.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
For biking fans looking forward to new challenges in Taiwan, here comes the best opportunity; The 8th annual Sun Moon Lake biking event, co-organized by the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration (日月潭風景管理處) and the biking company Merida (美利達自行車), will take place on April 29 in central Taiwan.1 Comment