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Taipei Neighborhood Breakdown

11 Taipei Neighborhoods: A Breakdown MADE For Travelers

BY WENDY HUNG Traveling to Taipei is an exciting adventure but which neighborhoods should you really explore? Here’s a quick breakdown for travelers who need to know just enough… 1. Xinyi 信義區 Reputation: The Times Square of Taipei. The 411: Besides being the home of Taiwan’s symbolic tower: Taipei 101, Xinyi district is THE place to be in Taipei. Full […]

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5 Places To Taste Taiwanese Cuisine In Taipei (Besides Night Markets!)

BY WENDY HUNG Facebook/山海樓 手工台菜餐廳 Mountain and Sea House Looking for a good Taiwanese restaurant in Taipei isn’t a difficult task, in fact, there might be far too many options. Besides Din Tai Fung (our #1,) you must be wondering where you should go for a taste of truly local flavors. Undoubtedly, most people will […]

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Japanese Porn Actress Plays Devil & Angel On Taipei’s Public Transport Cards

BY JST NEWS Taipei’s pubic transport card just got a lot sexier. But it’s also controversial. Japanese porn actress Yui Hatano 波多野結衣 won’t be showing her all on Taipei’s Easy Card (aka: Yoyo Card,) but she’ll be the image travelers and commuters stare at when they’re cruising on the metro and bus systems. SEE ALSO: Transportation Tips! […]

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Supertyphoon Souledor Turns Taipei Mailboxes Into Instant Superstars

BY JST NEWS Photo: Instagram/hui__0303 Supertyphoon Souledor has made two mailboxes into instant celebrities in Taipei’s Zhongshang district. Over the weekend, as trees were falling over boulevards and residents’ houses were flooded with surges of water, seven were confirmed dead with 100 people missing. Leave it to the city of Taipei to find fanatical quirkiness amid high winds. […]

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Transportation Tips! The Best Ways To Get In & Around Taipei

BY WENDY HUNG There are many options when it comes to traveling to Taipei or getting around the city. For first-timers, read through the info below so you can make the most adequate plans for your trip! Fortunately, getting in and around Taipei is easy and convenient. There are MANY transportation options for a large city. Key: […]

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Top 7 Hotels To Rest And Relax In Taipei’s Xinyi District

BY WENDY HUNG W Hotel Taipei Taipei’s Xinyi district is undeniably Taiwan’s most cosmopolitan area. Countless shops, department stores, restaurants, bars, and hotels surround the world famous Taipei 101 building – the iconic architectural symbol of the island. SEE ALSO: 50 Foods In Taipei You Need To Eat…Or At Least Try The convenience and practicality of Xinyi […]

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Wendy’s July Founder’s Note: Living For Me

BY WENDY HUNG YouTube When you live a nomadic life for years, the idea of settling down in one place becomes unbelievably daunting. Ever since a few years ago, I’d scroll through social media, baby photos and wedding snapshots began to seize my feeds. When my younger sister got married, had a baby, and even my […]

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