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It is said that every leaf turns into a flower in autumn. This couldn’t be truer in the East Asian belt where tourists flock to coastal towns for their pleasant weather and picture postcard landscapes. Yilan County just south of Taipei is one such place. The eastern coast of Taiwan is particularly beautiful and Taipei …

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If Taiwan had a heart, Nantou County would be it. Located right at the center of the country, this rural beauty is the only landlocked county in Taiwan. Nantou County, with its rustic rural feel, perfectly complements Taiwan’s modern urban face. With abundant natural beauty in the form of massive mountains and serene lakes, it …

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It’s an incredible feeling! You are slightly nervous, unsure but delighted. It could be the dress you admired on the ramp, suddenly being within budget now. Or it could be the pleasure and pain of trying out the forbidden footwear – the one you had only stared at from afar. Shopping is so much like …

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Sophisticated and welcoming apartment in Taipei

Travelling in Asia with your little ones? From themed rooms to easygoing traditional houses, there’s literally no shortage of spectacular and eye-popping child-friendly accommodations in Asia.  Whether your kiddies are into superheroes or fairy tale stories like Beauty and the Beast, Asia has mesmerizing places to stay that are fit for a prince or princess. …

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HomeAway Taichung

Taichung is a land of contrasts. Modern cafés find a place with classical teahouses to keep Taiwan’s tryst with tea simmering; and its modern architecture fits in perfectly with old temples from its colonial past. While Taichung is the unofficial capital of the region, a transport hub, and a base camp for hikers headed to …

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HomeAway New Taipei City

Culture meets capitalism – that’s the best way to describe New Taipei city. Home to over 2,50,000 private companies and a thriving technology, service, and tourism industry, the city is a massive contributor to Taiwan’s GDP. On the culture front, New Taipei city boasts of several temples, shrines, museums, and is also the epicenter of …

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HomeAway Taipei

Taiwan’s capital city Taipei is known for its Yangmingshan Flower Festival – held from February to March. From secret forests to public parks – Taipei has a lot to offer the sakura pilgrim. Here is a look at the best sakura spots in Taipei and some perfect HomeAways around them: Beitou Beitou, with its abundant …

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HomeAway Taichung

Traditional Chinese temples; magical hot springs; and a breathtaking mountain terrain – that’s Taiwan in a nutshell for you. And come spring, if your bucket list has sakura viewing right on top, then Taiwan is exactly where you should head to – undoubtedly. The season for sakura in Taiwan is spread over three months and …

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Valentine’s Day is just round the corner, and it’s time to plan that perfect romantic holiday. Asia, with its stunning cityscapes, diverse culture and unique experiences offers everything thing you need to celebrate your love. Here’s our list of Asia’s most romantic cities: Kyoto, Japan The former imperial capital of Japan, Kyoto is a charming blend …

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