(SPOT.ph) The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office finally announced on October 16 that Filipinos can enjoy visa-free entry to Taiwan for travel dates from November 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. So if you're already planning a trip and on the lookout for promo fares and seat-sale alerts, check out this one-day tour of Northern Taiwan because it's currently on a buy-one-get-one promo!
Away from the bustling metropolis and usual tourist destinations, this off-the-beaten-path tour features the Yehliu Geopark, a two-kilometer limestone coast with amazing rock formations; Shifen Old Street, a former mining town with its old train for coal transport still intact; and Jiufen, a gold-mining town that served as Directer Hayao Miyazaki's inspiration for the 2001 film Spirited Away.
Want to do it? Log on to KKDay’s “Day Tour from Taipei: Jiufen, Yehliu and Shifen” page. Book for two upon purchase (P1,700), then enter the promo code VISAFREE so that you only have to pay for one. Booking period is from October 18 to 22. Travel period is from November 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018.