This is our ninth Chinese New Year in Taiwan. Last year was the Horse’s year to speed off and accomplish things. This year, the goat reminds us to appreciate what we’ve accomplished.
Adventure travel in Taiwan is easy to find. The Northeast Coast National Scenic Area offers a diverse number of adventure travel activities. Surfing, jet-skiing, wind surfing, and parasailing are just a few of the activities that people enjoy in Taiwan.
MSW guest writer Stephanie Long writes about traveling to Orchid Island, a beautiful hidden gem off the south-east coast of Taiwan.
The dust has settled and life has returned to normal for Formosa Adventurers – a young, adventuresome group of men who participated early this month in Taiwan’s Best Trip Contest to promote tourism in Taiwan. The guys got together last weekend to talk about their favorite parts of the trip and were kind enough to include some photographs taken during their four-day adventure by adventurer and professional photographer, Neil Wade.
The Formosa Adventurers’ final video from their four day trip for Taiwan’s Best Trip has finally been posted and their journey is at an end. Day 4 was a long, wet, rainy day, but the guys came through it like champs.
The Formosa Adventurers couldn’t have asked for a nicer day to go paragliding. Sunny blue skies make for a beautiful video, too. After their paragliding experience, the guys head to the Bunun Tribe Culture Center to learn about tribal culture.
Day 2 for our young adventurers dawned bright and early. The guys say they are a bit tired from Day 1, but their white water rafting video from Day 2 shows four super-excited and enthusiastic young men.
The Formosa Adventurers – Theme: Adventure Sports and Aboriginal Culture.
Day 1: The team reports that they’ve just completed a day of river tracing. Later on, they learned about aboriginal culture at the Harvest Festival. Stay tuned for Day 2.
A carved inscription that I found just outside of Chinma Tunnel at the entrance to the old Hehuan Mountain Trail along the Central Cross Island Highway in Taiwan.
Taiwan Travel: An overnight stay in the mountains surrounding Chingjing after a long and tiresome ride over Wuling Peak at Hehuan Mountain.