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Eat All the Food from 'Spirited Away' in This Taiwanese Town

Make like No-Face and scarf the countless treats of Jiufen.
Elyssa Goldberg
7.29.19
Taiwan

China Says it's Ready for War if the U.S. Keeps Pushing for Taiwanese Independence

Beijing is accusing the U.S., which recently approved a $2.2 billion arms sale to Taiwan, of destabilizing the region.
David Gilbert
7.24.19
News

Hong Kong Protesters Seeking Asylum Find a Helping Hand in Taiwan

Taiwan’s President has promised that they will provide what is necessary to Hong Kong’s protesters "on humanitarian grounds."
Meera Navlakha
7.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Asia's First Official Same-Sex Weddings Have Taken Place in Taiwan

After a three-decade battle, about 300 couples are expected to legally tie the knot for the first time in the continent.
Shamani Joshi
5.26.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Guy Who Forced Taiwanese Flight Attendants to Wipe His Ass Is Dead

The world's most difficult airline passenger passed away in Thailand.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Presses Charges Against Ex-Girlfriend for ‘Breaking’ His Penis

He walked into the police station to lodge a complaint with nothing but a hat protecting his junk.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Woman’s Eye Infection Turns out to Be Live Bees Drinking Her Tears

A Taiwanese woman didn't realise that the reason her eye was stinging was because four 'sweat bees' were living beneath her eyelid.
Gavin Butler
4.10.19
News

Woman Known As ‘Bikini Hiker' Freezes To Death on Mountain After Falling Down Cliff

Gigi Wu would typically hike mountains in proper gear and only change into the bikini when on top.
Mack Lamoureux
1.23.19
Australia Today

A Buddhist Monk was Arrested for Having Chemsex Parties in his Temple

Police raided the monk's temple and found amphetamines, porn, and a "holy water" bottle filled with lube.
Gavin Butler
11.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

For the Love of God, Please Stop Feeding This Dog

Students in Taiwan have been asked not to feed their school's guard dog, who's now a whopping 110 pounds.
Drew Schwartz
9.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Grandpa Rigged His Bike with 11 Phones to Play 'Pokémon Go'

There's at least one person still on a quest to catch 'em all.
Lauren Messman
8.11.18
environmental art

These Delicious-Looking Popsicles Are Full of Trash

Three Taiwanese art students froze samples of their city’s water in order to call attention to their nation's pollution problem.
Dyllan Furness
6.15.17
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