Cross-Cultural Ambassador: Swaziland Sisters’ Fashion Dream

Editor: Judy Chen When African culture meets Austronesian culture in fashion, what kind of sparkles will you expect? LIHIYA might give you some clues. Dumile Dlamini and Tivamile Dlamini are from Swaziland, one of the two African countries that have official diplomatic relations with Taiwan. Their father being a diplomat, the sisters spent their teenage Read More …

Ethnic and Outdoor Fashion Brand Brings Unique (Life)style to Taiwan

  If you are an ethnic fashion addict or an outdoor lover in Taipei, you are very likely to have heard of the brand, Saibaba Ethnique. Featuring ethnic style apparel and accessories, as well as outdoor gear and clothing, Saibaba has four retail stores in Taipei, which attract customers’ eyes with their colorful ethnic-style decoration. Read More …

Beyonders: Living Beyond Boundaries

We all live defined by artificial boundaries: boundaries created by gender, social class, religion, culture, and country, etc. At Beyonder Times we strive to look beyond these constraints and to show people our commonality, rather than our differences. Globalization is inevitable. We believe that Taiwan, even as an island country, cannot stay out of this Read More …

SAVE THE DATE: 12 APR 1961, the First Human in Space…

Columnist: Sanza Bulaya Sanza’s Beyonder Story Columnist: Stéphane Ferrero Stéphane’s Beyonder Story   April 12th, 1961 – Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space. He traveled aboard the Soviet spacecraft Vostok I to an altitude of 187 miles above the earth and completed a single orbit in a flight lasting 108 minutes. Read More …

SAVE THE DATE: 21 MAR 2006, Twitter was founded…

Columnist: Sanza Bulaya Sanza’s Beyonder Story Columnist: Stéphane Ferrero Stéphane’s Beyonder Story It happened in March…. SB: How do you measure things? SF: I use tools to measure things: it could be a ruler for distance, a thermometer for temperature, a weighing machine for weight…. For example, when I am shooting in the studio, I Read More …

The “Outback Adventurer” is Back! New Voyage: “Small Island Big Song” – Part 2

  The “Outback Adventurer” is Back! New Voyage: “Small Island Big Song” – Part 1 Tim Cole, an experienced music producer and film director, is the key person for the audio and visual production in the “Small Island Big Song” project. He always has strong feelings about “sounds”. The sounds of typing on a keyboard, Read More …