Tag: taiwan

Dec 5, 2018

Uncle Pokemon, the 70-Year-Old Gamer That Plays Pokemon Go On 11 Phones

Uncle Pokemon, the 70-Year-Old Gamer That Plays Pokemon Go On 11 Phones

Chen San-yuan says the game has helped him make new friends and fend off Alzheimer’s

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Nov 1, 2018

So Brunch at 7-ELEVEN in Taiwan Looks Kind of.. Awesome?!

So Brunch at 7-ELEVEN in Taiwan Looks Kind of.. Awesome?!

If you fly now, you could be eating brunch there tomorrow

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Jun 26, 2018

This Little Kid Playing Classical Gas on Ukulele Is What You Need Right Now

This Little Kid Playing Classical Gas on Ukulele Is What You Need Right Now

The amazing performance is a rendition of Mason Williams’ “Classical Gas” as played by Tommy Emmanuel

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Nov 24, 2016

Check Out the Size of the Waves Typhoon Megi Unleashed on Taiwan Last Month

Check Out the Size of the Waves Typhoon Megi Unleashed on Taiwan Last Month

A video compilation of some of the biggest crashing waves you will ever see

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Feb 4, 2015

Chilling Dash Cam Footage Captures Taiwan Plane Crash

Chilling Dash Cam Footage Captures Taiwan Plane Crash

A dash cam has captured the chilling moment that TransAsia Airways flight GE 235 crashed into the Keelung River shortly after take off from Taipei, Taiwan. There were 53 passengers and 5 crew members according to authorities; with 23 confirmed deaths, 20 people still missing and at least 15 survivors. For continuous updates as…

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Sep 27, 2013

60 ft Rubber Duck Floats into Taiwan

60 ft Rubber Duck Floats into Taiwan

Florentijn Hofman’s world-famous, larger than life Rubber Duck floated into the harbour of Kaohsiung, Taiwan last week, attracting over 200,000 spectators in a single day and over half a million in 72 hours. The 18 meter (59 ft) tall inflatable rubber duck weighs over 1,000 kg (2,205 lbs). On display until October 20, 2013,…

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Oct 7, 2012

Picture of the Day: Atop Mount Hehuan

Picture of the Day: Atop Mount Hehuan

ATOP MT. HEHUAN Photograph by Michael Liao (Michaelioa27 on Flickr) Hehuanshan (also called Joy Mountain) is a 3,416 metres (11,207 ft) high mountain in Central Taiwan. The peak lies on the boundaries of Nantou and Hualien counties and is within the Taroko Gorge National Park. Hehuanshan is a popular destination for…

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