What if all the train tickets are sold out between Taipei and Hualien? You have booked accommodation and maybe also a tour in Hualien, but what to do if no train tickets are available to go from Taipei to Hualien? It can happen, especially on weekends and holidays, but the situation is not that bad … Continue reading What if all the train tickets are sold out between Taipei and Hualien?
How to apply for a permit for Zhuilu Old Trail? Before setting off for your adventures in the gorgeous national parks of Taiwan, remember to check if the route you’ve chosen requires either a park permit or mountain permit to enter. The permit system is a bit confusing; sometimes you only need one permit and … Continue reading Applying the permits for hiking in Taiwan’s national parks
HOW TO TAKE YOUR BICYCLE ON THE TRAIN? Cycling around Taiwan is a very convenient and rewarding mode of transportation. Even when you don’t feel like pedaling, moving from one place to another is made quite easy by Taiwanese Railways Administration, allowing you to carry your bicycle with you on a train. Bicycle transportation services … Continue reading How to take your bicycle on the train?