Category Archives: Yilan
If you’re looking for a Taiwan-centric museum, Yilan’s National Center for Traditional Arts 國立傳統藝術中心 should top the list. It isn’t just a simple museum however, but a multi-acre park complete with an old street, restaurants, boat rides, temples, ponds, and more. It’s almost like a traditional theme park, but without rollercoasters. Check out more info after the jump.
Taiwan will turn anyone into an avid hiker. There are so many trails that are easily accessible, and you will surely stumble upon some just walking around Taipei. One of the most famous hiking trails in Taiwan is the stunning Caoling Historic Trail 草嶺古道, located in Yilan and about an hour and a half outside of Taipei. I grabbed as much food as I could carry from 7-11 and tackled this scenic hike.