The Georgia Straight guide to Taiwanfest 2014 in Vancouver

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      In our spotlight on Vancouver's annual Taiwanfest, we profile Taiwanese chefs who'll face off in a battle of rice versus noodles, making some very creative dishes with these staple ingredients. Plus, the Tzu Chi Foundation's volunteerism, Pili puppetry, and how to make your own Taiwanese honey toast box.

      Taiwanfest takes place at various venues on August 30 and 31 and September 1.

      Taiwanfest chefs take the stage for a rice versus noodles battle

      At Vancouver's Taiwanfest, Pili puppetry enthralls

      At Taiwanfest, Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation volunteers give back

      Movies and music entwine at this year’s Taiwanfest

      Make your own Taiwanese honey toast box

      Taiwan's Fire EX is proudly rebellious

      Cycling in Taiwan gears up