Posts Tagged ‘ Taipei ’

Taiwan’s cherry blossom

Mar 24th, 2016 | By

For those of you holidaying in the Far East this holiday time, you shouldn’t forget that Taiwan has its famed Formosan cherry blossom time lasting until well into April.



Twelve folds to a dumpling

Nov 8th, 2011 | By

One of the reasons to visit Taiwan is its food, claims the country. Unlike other countries, Taiwan concentrates on particular foods and one of them is the dumpling. To create the best, Tony Wang of the newly opened Taipei Park Hotel told me, twelve folds are required. And, as a hotelier with a fine restaurant, shouldn’t he know?



Come to Taiwan

Feb 9th, 2010 | By

For those of you living in the London you are about to be deluged by Taiwanese advertising as they try and persuade more of us to visit their country. Only about 45,000 of us currently visit Taiwan each year and they want more of us to go there. So, for the next 6 weeks or so, you’ll not only see posters at tube stations you’ll also see 75 taxis carrying the same message, visit Taiwan.
They are using the slogan, “Where else but Taiwan,” as they try to get across the fact that they are not very well known.