I lived in Canada and was been taken good care of my grandpa and grandma since I was in kindergarten. However, I moved to Taiwan owing to father’s job when I studied in senior high school. I miss them so much, since I invited them to join a Taipei private tour to Pingxi in order to participate a special activity that held every year. Though there are numerous activities across Taiwan during this event, but this one in Pingxi I think is the best family vacation in Taiwan. (Read More: Taiwan Tourism Events)


Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival is the most famous one, which cause thousands of paper lanterns light the skies of Pingxi District. The event is usually celebrated the night of the first full moon of the lunar year. This breathtaking tradition if among the top tourist attractions in Taiwan. During this day villagers release sky lanterns to the heavens. Initially, the festival was used by villagers to signal to those hiding in the mountains that it was safe and sound to return home. (Read More: CNN: A Taiwan village where wishes light up the night sky)


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Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival is the biggest lantern festival in Taiwan, and it is easy to see why. This festival is on the list 15 Festivals to Attend Before You Die by Fodor’s Travel and 52 Things To Do by CNN Travel. Thus, we truly had a good time with my dear grandpa and grandma in Pingxi, especially enjoying the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival. It is definitely one of the must try in Taiwan! (Read More: 6 Lantern Festivals That’ll Brighten Your Life)



Also, for an eco-friendlier way, you can choose “sustainable sky lantern”!

(Read More: How Sky Lantern Involved in Eco-Conflicts & What Eco-Lantern Can Help)



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