Newsletter Time for Taiwan: Asia's Underrated Island Gem Reopens

13 October 2022

Freshly reopened to visitors, Taiwan is one of the most travel-friendly destinations in East Asia. Labeled ‘Ilha Formosa’ (beautiful island) by the Portuguese seafarers who were the first westerners to set eyes on it, Taiwan retains its visual allure amid the lush mountains of Wulai, scenic Taroko Gorge, and the dramatic cliffs on the east coast.