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Festivities

Ghost Festival in Keelung

A Midsummer Feast of the Dead Legend has it that the Ghost Festival was celebrated as early as 1,000 years ago during Sung Dynasty. The gates to the Purgatory would be open to allow the souls of the departed to return to the world of the mortals on ...

2015-07-21

Culinary Showpieces

Zongzi - Indulgence Has a New Name

Zongzi is the exclamation mark on a historic festival, whose origin dates back to an ancient Chinese cooking technique, "wrapping and steaming." This culinary holiday centerpiece was said to be part of a dragon worship ritual; in another legend, this...

2015-06-01

Culinary Showpieces

Viva la Vida Pearl Tea

This Taiwan-originated tea is more than a drink; it's an attitude and a lifestyle. The pearl tea recipes generally contain a tea base, mixed/shaken with fruit or milk. Chewy tapioca balls and/or fruit jellies are often added into the drink. The larg...

2015-07-21

Venue

GIS NTU Convention Center: Becoming Agents of Change

GIS NTU Convention Center is a “communic...

2015-10-04

Venue

A New Landmark in Taipei's Cultural Landscape

Taipei New Horizon The Taipei New Horizon, an el...

2015-08-24

Festivities

Fairies that Glitter

The dancing milky ways The party begins after dar...

2015-06-14

Culinary Showpieces

I believe I Can Fry

With its incredible versions and decadent taste, t...

2015-07-21