Finally, after more than two weeks of dreary rain in the city, we took the train from Taipei Main Station to Fengyuan (豐原) Station, where we then hopped on a bus to Shigang.
The 2011 Taiwan Tea, Coffee & Wine Expo (2011台灣名茶. 咖啡暨美酒展) kicked off yesterday at the Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1 (台北市貿一館) and will run until Monday.
The 38th ARTDO International Conference officially opened yesterday, at Taipei's Grand Hotel (圓山大飯店).
Kuan Chung (關中) was one of the star speakers at yesterday's Asia-Pacific's Leading International Training Organization (ARTDO,亞洲培訓總會) International Conference 2011 held in Taipei and his keynote address did not disappoint.
Over the past few years, an impressive collection of old photos related to Hakka lives has been curated. As Hakka scholar Chiu Yen-kuei (邱彥貴) recalls, the push to officially archive such photos first started in 2006.
The Sultanate of Oman celebrates today its 41st national day under His Majesty, Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, who successfully opened up the country, embarked on economic reforms and boosted spending on health, education and welfare.
Living in an unfamiliar environment and not knowing the local languages is sometimes inconvenient, if not intimidating.
As the 2011 Taipei International Travel Fair prepares for its final day of excitement, two seminars discussing the strategies and future of the tourism industry will be held on Monday, Nov. 14.