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Why Dapeng Bay is the Next Best Paradise Destination
Whether you’re into windsurfing, race cars or just chilling by the sea, Dapeng Bay has something special to offer everyone.
March 29, 2016
What to Expect at the 2016 Dapeng Bay Yacht and Regatta Festival
Just 45 minutes from the Kaohsiung HSR station, Dapeng Bay (大鵬灣) is a grand lagoon with motor sports, water activities and plenty more [...]
March 25, 2016
Must-Go Live Music Venues In Taipei
From open mic nights, live jazz lounges to cozy cafe acoustic sessions, Taipei is an amazing hub for the live music scene.
September 16, 2015
The Best Taiwanese Spins on Global Food Brands’ Menus
Taiwan is undeniably a land of great unique food, and smart food brands know the need to adapt.
August 12, 2015
Urban Natives: Thrill-seeking with Taiwan’s Top Wakeboarder Shannon Teng
Nicknamed "Taiwan's Wakeboarding Sweetheart," the country's top rider Shannon Teng shares her wakeboarding journey.
June 26, 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
Best Ramen Restaurants in Taipei
To save you time, money and the inevitable disappointment of a bowl of watered down ramen, check out our guide to the best ramen in Taipei.
June 03, 2015
The Ultimate Guide to Raohe Night Market
The second oldest night market in Taipei is a favorite go-to spot for locals and tourists alike for the quick meal and some sights to see.
May 31, 2015
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
Everything You Need To Know About Taipei’s New Syntrend Creative Park
Syntrend aims to provide an exhibition platform for the latest gadgets but also showcase older and retired vintage tech tools.
May 17, 2015
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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.