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Art on the Page: Parkett Exhibition at TFAM
There is a lot to observe (and love!) at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM), and this summer, it’s the perfect place to escape [...]
August 20, 2013
Do As The Locals Do (Part II): 6 Signs You’re Becoming A Local
Previously, we listed 6 things local Taiwanese do, including eating (and more eating!) and collecting cute things from convenience [...]
August 15, 2013
Love is in the Air: Cool, Cheap Dates in Taipei (Part II)
Hello couples! We know that dating often involves catching a movie, or splurging at nicer restaurants (if that’s your sort of [...]
June 03, 2013
Drink & Cheer: Top Sports Bars in Taipei
While many kinds of bars, from dive bars that students frequent to trendy lounges can be found all around Taipei, what about sports [...]
May 15, 2013
ARTSY APRIL: Strolling Through “Old” Taipei in Dadaocheng (大稻埕)
Learn more about our Artsy April series. You might be familiar with the annual Dadaocheng Fireworks Festival and Dihua Street Chinese [...]
April 15, 2013
Night Owl: The Taipei543 Guide to Night Markets in Taipei
It’s hard to talk about Taipei (and Taiwan, in general) without mentioning its night markets. In fact, don’t say that you’ve [...]
March 19, 2013
The Ultimate Night Out: Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Taipei
December is almost over, and here we are again, waiting excitedly for the new year to come. Whether you decide to join the thousands of [...]
December 26, 2012
Come for the View: 7 Restaurants with Spectacular Sights
While Taipei is rich with mouth-watering delicacies and unique restaurants, certainly you don’t want to miss the opportunity to enjoy a [...]
December 25, 2012
Reading Time: Top 6 Bookstores in Taipei
Want to get in touch with your nerdy side and find a good bookstore in town? Taipei is the birth place of the famous Eslite stores, [...]
November 29, 2012
Do As the Locals Do: 7 Signs You’re Becoming a Local
I’m not natively Taiwanese, but after living in Taiwan for four years I’m definitely starting to act like one! If [...]
November 16, 2012
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25 Taiwanese Movies You Must See Before You Die
From the growth of Taiwanese cinema to the New Wave, the Second New Wave and the revival, these 25 films defined the cinema of Taiwan.
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With a young and hip scene that is bustling well before the sun's down and school's out, Yizhong's known for more than just academics.
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Scattered throughout Taiwan from Taipei to Tainan, these are the works by a mix of Taiwanese and other globally renowned street artists.
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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.