Taiwan Lantern Festival
14 Mar, 2014 | From Pei-yu Lin of Taiwan
The sky lantern is not only a traditional Taiwanese custom but also an important part of their culture. Sky Lantern Festival, which is held annually, is one of the must see events in Taiwan and rated as one of the best festivals in the world. Sky Lanterns were released originally to let others know that the town was safe. These lanterns are decorated with wishes and images relating to the owner.