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Fulong sand sculpture fest to celebrate 10th anniversary with more giveaways

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–The 2017 Fulong International Sand Sculpture Festival is scheduled to take place from May 6 to July 9, 2017 as jointly organized by the Northeast Coast and Yilan National Scenic Area Administration under the Tourism Bureau and the Fullon Hotels. The organizers held a press conference on Wednesday in Taipei to announce the…


Taiwan’s OhBear helps kick off nation’s first travel safety awareness week

Taipei (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s tourism ambassador, OhBear, teamed up with Tourism Bureau chief Joe Chou (周永暉), to launch the nation’s travel safety awareness week that will run from March 13-18, 2017. OhBear joined important guests from the travel industry to raise placards with slogans raising travel awareness at the event’s initiation ceremony on Wednesday. Starting from 2017,…


Taiwan OhBear, with rails authority, launches namesake meal box

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–Taiwan’s tourism ambassador Taiwan OhBear(喔熊), with Taiwan Rails Administration (TRA), launched a namesake meal box on Wednesday. The new “OhBear Meal Box” (OhBear組長便當) sold briskly, and the limited 50 boxes for Wednesday nearly sold out within 30 minutes after the launch on Wednesday morning.   Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau said that OhBear, also a…


Theme parks around Taiwan kick-start 2017 with benefit offers and activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To kick-start 2017 for Taiwan’s tourism industry, Taiwan’s official tourism goodwill ambassador OhBear Tuesday teamed up with theme parks around Taiwan to present limited “lucky bags” and other benefit offers for the Chinese New Year holiday season.      Anyone who becomes a member of“Entire amusement park in Taiwan” website (Chinese version) from Jan. 17 to Feb….


2016 RALLY NIPPON antique cars start off ceremony

The around the island activity started off, making the beauty of Taiwan more visible to the world Rain didn’t quench OhBear’s passion to attend the start off ceremony of the 2016 RALLY NIPPON antique cars. This year’s activity symbolizes the relationship of peoples supporting one another and the wish to pass on the friendship to…


Welcome to explore tribes in Taiwan by first attending a tribal event

OhBear will attend the 2016 Taiwan tribal tourism result presentation and press conference. So if you are interested in exploring the culture of Taiwan’s indigenous peoples and visiting their tribes, please come to the event at Warehouse No.1 of Songshan Cultural and Creative Park and the outdoor Baroque Garden from Nov. 19 to Dec. 21. You are…


Ohbear visits new check-in location at Taipei main station

OhBear, “Director” of the Tourism Bureau’s Super Task Force, popped up at Taipei Main Station Friday to interact with fans and visitors in the station to promote the new check-in location-a public Cuckoo Clock in the station’s lobby. OhBear immediately became a pleasant surprise, with visitors taking pictures with Ohbear and receiving souvenirs. Visitors flooded…


2016 Taiwan Cycling Festival features 4 series of events

The 2016 Taiwan Cycling Festival, which will include four series of cycling events ranging from the “amateur class” to the “professional class,” will take place from Oct. 8 to Nov. 13, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications announced at a press conference in Taipei on Monday. Wayne Liu, deputy director general of…


Leofoo Village debuts Taiwan’s first entry scheduling App ‘Lineup’

Leofoo Village Theme Park has introduced Taiwan’s first “Lineup,” an App that enables visitors to schedule entry times to play facilities, saving time otherwise will be spent on lining up and enabling visitors to enjoy more facilities or spend more time with family and friends. To enhance the quality of theme parks across Taiwan, the…