Eva Air is a very welcome addition to Star Alliance because it’s not only a great airline but it has a good network of connections via Taipei. Here are some destinations that will now be easier to reach because of Eva Air.
1. BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA: Great place to head inland to Bowra Station, O’Reilly’s, Girraween or Fraser Island for excellent birding.
2. SURABAYA, DENPASAR & JAKARTA, INDONESIA: Jumping off points to the birder’s paradise of West Papua, using an Indonesian domestic carrier.
3. MANILA, PHILIPPINES: Drive up to Subic Bay or hop a domestic flight to Palawan to see the endangered Philippine Cockatoo.
4. HO CHIH MINH, VIETNAM: Head to Nan Bai Cat Tien National Park where you may be lucky enough to see the Moustache Parrot (Red-breasted Parakeet).
5. HANOI, VIETNAM: Grey-headed Parakeets are in range of northern Vietnam.