CRUISE is becoming a popular travel option all around the world, and Keelung Port in Taiwan is the gateway to its neighboring Asian countries, Europe and the Americas. FLY-Cruise is highly recommended to Filipinos which will start its direct flight to Taiwan, followed by a cruise to Japan, then South Korea allowing travelers to experience three countries in one holiday.
There are other luxurious cruises at Keelung Port like Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises and Star Cruises. Travelers can choose from popular itineraries such as Ishigaki for four days, four days at Miyajima and six days at Yeosu-si/Jeju-do; or head to Kagoshima and Miyazaki from Keelung.
Starting from Keelung, travelers are recommended to stroll around in northern Taiwan, then cruise to Japan and South Korea. While on-board, immerse yourself in the romantic vibe and delight your mouth with Michelin starred cuisine.
As the largest harbor in northern Taiwan, Keelung has many historical sites and classic eateries with traditional cakes. Enjoy local food at the well-organized Keelung Miaokou Night Market. Treat yourself with local seafood after exploring the area. Try the famous TianFuLuo and Stinky Tofu. Food here should not be missed.
Many cafes featuring the breathtaking view of the Keelung Port where travelers can take a coffee break and gaze at the arrival and departure of the cruise ships. Travelers can also visit the nearby Badouzi Fishing Harbor and Heping Island Park where trail, pavilion and lookout platform lead to a panoramic view of Keelung Island can be enjoyed. Badouzi Sunset is one of the beautiful views in Keelung with Instagram-worthy backgrounds.
The Northeast Coast National Scenic Area, where the mountain villages of Jiufen and Jinguashi serves tea when you recap the day with your friends. The view of the sky and the sea in Jiufen-Jinshan area is a must see. For solo travelers, spend a night in one of the homestays at Jiufen-Jinshan to experience living like a local.
Whether you choose to go to Okinawa, Miyajima, Ishigaki in Japan or Jeju-do in South Korea, make the most out of your vacation. Follow the website of Tourism Bureau, Taiwan at http://taiwan.net.ph/ or https://www.taiwan.net.tw/. (PR)