The terrain of Maobitou Scenic Area in Kenting National Park in Taiwan is a limestone reef coast that is said to resemble the form of a crouching cat looking out to sea. This area is also famous because a scene from Ang Lee’s film Life of Pi was filmed here. (Photo Essay and travel information)
I look forward to Taiwan’s spring flower festivals each and every year, but my favorite by far is Taiwan’s Calla Lily Festival on Yangming Mountain.
The Penghu Islands in Taiwan are well known for their unique geological terrain. The southeast part of the Penghu archipelago boasts unique rock formations.
Wander through valleys of lilies at the Calla Lily Festival at Bamboo Lake in Yangmingshan National Park every March and April.
Kenting National Park is famous for its sunshine and sandy beaches. You haven’t done Taiwan properly if you haven’t spent the day at the beach in Kenting.
Our first view of Tianshiang, deep in the heart of Taroko Gorge National Park was nothing short of spectacular.
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.
We completed the southern fork of Taiwan’s Central Cross Island Highway, which took us over Hehuan Mountain, down through Wushe and on to Sun Moon Lake.
The Motorcycle Diaries – Taiwan: We’re driving to Nantou and Sun Moon Lake. Then we’re heading to Hualien to see Toroko Gorge. From there, we’ll travel to Yilan before heading home to Taipei.