A charming and easily accessible walk which takes in a temple behind a waterfall and panoramic views from Taipei's Maokong gondola. With a couple of route options, this walk is suitable for confident beginners and anyone with more experience.
A very easy walk on the north coast of Taiwan where you can gaze out to sea and consider the immortality of love.
A quiet and pretty hiking trail just outside of Taipei. Along the way you can enjoy quirks of nature like the thousand year banyan tree and a lily pond half way up a mountain (well, it's more of a big hill really).
An easy hike with a waterfall and city views in Xizhi District.
Escape the hoards of tourists taking selfies at that most famous of Taipei's scenic views by exploring beyond elephant mountain. This easy route takes you higher to muzhi mountain and 95 peak, all the while offering great vantage points and lots of hidden shrines to discover.
The 2017 Taipei Film Festival has been and gone - I overindulged and managed to fit in six screenings in. This annual event is a key part of Taipei's cultural calendar, showcasing a wide range of films from all over the world.
A hike fit for even the most devoted of gym bunnies.