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Taipei to conduct drills ahead of Universiade
In preparation of the upcoming 29th Summer Universiade (臺北世界大學運動會), several branches of Taipei and the nation's security and medical forces will conduct a public disaster and anti-terrorism response drill on Thursday.
 
Spring is finally here
The yoshino cherry blossoms (吉野櫻) at the Alishan National Scenic Area (阿里山國家風景區) are in bloom on Monday, March 27.
 
Hikers who head into the hills without a guide, without insurance or during bad weather could face steep fines of up to NT$ 50,000 under a draft law revealed Monday by the Hualien County Government.
 
An indigenous graduation
Students from Pingtung County's Mudan Elementary School (牡丹國小), dressed in indigenous clothing, jump during a graduation photoshoot. Local photographer Yang Wen-yi (楊文逸) recently embarked on a journey to provide free photoshoots for indigenous schools located in rural areas. During his journey, Yang took graduation photos and put together graduation albums for students at the schools -- all without accepting a dime.
 
A child of the ocean
A child looks at a sting ray swimming at the National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium (國立海洋生物博物館) in Pingtung County. Any child below the age of 12 who visits the aquarium during spring break between April 1 and 4 will receive a free season pass upgrade to their tickets.
 
Kaohsiung lays on free bus rides for kids
To celebrate this year's Children's Day on April 4, the operator of the double-decker | tour bus in Kaohsiung City announced Saturday that it will offer children under 12 years of age free rides on weekdays for the entire month of April.
 
Word on the Street: How do you like the double-decker tour bus?
We accosted folks at Huashan Cultural Park to get their thoughts on Taipei streets' latest attraction.
 
This one is a puppy without a name
We don't know much about this one, except that he's had a rough time in life so far.
 
Round the Island: Penghu's strange advanced botany
Penghu County is famous as a paradise for birds and a preserve for rare turtles. This month it also national headlines for something quite different.
 
Calla lily festival kicks off in Yangmingshan
The 2017 Calla Lily Festival -- one of the biggest flower festivals in Taipei -- kicked off Friday, offering visitors an opportunity to enjoy flowers at various farms in the Yangmingshan area over the coming month.
 
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