Matcha Mountain – 抹茶山

Gaining notoriety in 2019, Matcha Mountain (抹茶山) has become one of the more popular hiking destinations in Northern Taiwan. As the story goes, the origin of the name comes from a Japanese photographer, who visited the area in 2019. When he arrived at the viewing platform he thought that the wavy green color of vegetationContinue reading “Matcha Mountain – 抹茶山”

Guanwu National Forest Recreation Area – 觀霧國家森林遊樂區

Explore the adventurous side of Taiwan by discovering the wonders of one of Taiwan’s best kept secrets – Guanwu National Forest Recreation Area.

From trails to mountains and forests, from waterfalls to wildlife, this destination is a must-see destination in Taiwan.

Daxueshan National Forest Recreation Area – 大雪山國家森林遊樂區

One of 12 designated National Forests in Taiwan, Daxueshan National Forest (meaning Great/Big Snow Mountain in Mandarin Chinese) covers a massive area of nearly 4,000 hectares in Heping District in eastern Taichung County. Like several of the other National Forest Recreation Areas in Taiwan, Daxueshan also boosts a unique history of timber extraction. Now this siteContinue reading “Daxueshan National Forest Recreation Area – 大雪山國家森林遊樂區”