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Sweet Escape: Authentic American Cupcakes at Ginjer
This post is sponsored by Ginjer Cakes ‘n More. Walk along any given alleyway in Taipei, and you’re bound to encounter something [...]
January 18, 2013
These New Topee Pay Toilets at Taipei’s Shilin Night Market Are The Next Big Thing
Night markets are not known for their cleanliness, especially when it comes to bathrooms. For NT$20, Topee Pay Toilet is here to fix that.
May 20, 2015
Purrfect Cat Cafes in Taipei
Taipei is credited as the birthplace of the cat cafe, and we bring it full circle by compiling a list of the best cat cafes in the city.
April 26, 2015
Guide to Hualien
Mountainous regions and an apt locale next to the Pacific Ocean make Hualien the closest one might get to an untainted eco wonderland.
August 19, 2015
Secret Spots in Kenting That Tour Guides Won’t Tell You About
If you dislike crowds and the typical tourist traps, here's your perfect escape.
June 18, 2015
Hsinchu: Best Outdoor Excursions and Day-Trips
From traditional Hakka streets to Sacred Forests, here are some of the best day-trips "The Windy City" and Hsinchu County have to offer.
May 07, 2015
Little Tokyo in Zhongshan: Best Places to Eat Near Taipei’s Linsen North Road
Translated to Chinese by Teresa Lee. Owing to its vibrant nightlife, Little Tokyo—centered on Taipei’s notorious Linsen North [...]
March 12, 2015
This post is written by Hannah Smith. Long known for its tranquility and healing thermal waters, Beitou is today most famous for its [...]
November 17, 2014
Cafe Love: 7 Favorite Sips in Taipei
Guest post by LiAnn Yim. A version of this post originally appeared on her blog. I’ve discovered a lot of cafes this year—some new, [...]
July 09, 2013
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A Barista’s Guide to Taipei’s Best Coffeehouses
Indie coffeehouses have popped up throughout Taipei in recent years, but many of them are simply hastily put-together shops trying to [...]
City543 x Yelp: Ranking Taipei’s Best Beef Noodle Soup Restaurants
Over the course of two bloated lunches, we selected a who’s who of beef noodle soup and judged them based on taste.
Learn Useful, Colloquial Chinese With Trending Taiwan’s Fun Chinese Crash Course Video Series
If you want to learn colloquial Chinese, then you should be watching Trending Taiwan's Chinese Crash Course.
Forget About The Forbes’ Lists, Here Are 9 Great Things About Taiwan
Is Taiwan a developed country? We’ll let you be the judge of that. Taiwan actually has a lot more merit than you might give it credit for.
Naked Market, Taiwan’s First Package-free Supermarket, Opens In Taipei
The store allows customers to purchase the precise amount of an ingredient they need.
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Taipei: Top Bars
Never fear if a six-pack of Taiwan Beer isn’t your idea of a good night of drinking; Taipei’s flourishing bar scene caters [...]
Where For Art Though? A Guide To Taipei’s Best Contemporary Art Galleries
Brooding back-alley autonomy and interdisciplinary innovations render the country's contemporary art scene vibrant and wholly unique.
Taipei: Guide to Songshan
Meet the lush, more subdued sister to the dizzying spectacle of Dongqu.
Enter the Shida neighborhood, and you'll find a labyrinth of alleys of white brick residential buildings overgrown with vines and shrubs.