Exploring Taipei’s Hot Springs

Exploring Taipei’s Hot Springs Whilst Taiwan might be well known for its excellent hiking trails, beautiful coastline, and towering mountain ranges, little is known of Taiwan as a world class hot spring destination. With one of the highest concentrations and greatest varieties of thermal springs in the world, a trip to Taiwan would not be … Read more

17 Taipei Foods You Need to Try

17 Taipei Foods You Need to Try Indulge your foodie senses with these tasty Taipei treats. Beef Noodle Soup 牛肉麵 (Niu Rou Mian) Vans pull up to vendors in the middle of the night for a suspicious exchange of…fresh beef. With no fridge life, Taiwanese beef soup literally comes “straight from the cow.” Eat your weight in … Read more

Budget Boutique Hotels From USD 42/night For Your Romantic Taipei Getaway!

  Your cheap and chic romantic getaway in Taipei! Taipei City, the capital of Taiwan, is a sprawling metropolis where romance blossoms! You’ll be transported back in time as you explore the city’s temples, cobbled lanes and atmospheric markets. Taipei is also an excellent destination for gastronomic delights, from Michelin-starred restaurants to charming tea shops. … Read more

The Essential Taipei Checklist: Things To Do, See and Eat

The Essential Taipei Checklist: Things To Do, See and Eat Taipei highlights you can’t miss! When Taipei comes to mind, we all think of the magnificent Taipei 101, the delicious street food and bustling night markets! We’ve come up with an essential Taipei checklist for all first timer’s to the city. If you haven’t done … Read more

Your Chinese Zodiac Is Telling You To Visit This Destination In 2018

Your Chinese Zodiac Is Telling You To Visit This Destination In 2018 Spend your ang bao money on a holiday! Mention Chinese New Year and you’ll inevitably come across the twelve zodiac signs or sheng xiao. The Chinese Zodiac consists of 12 different animals, with each year dedicated to a different animal in a 12-year … Read more

Rail Travel In Taiwan – Part 1 (Taipei City)

Photo Credit: Chun-Chih FAN To a foreigner, travelling in Taiwan is always about Taipei. If you are one of those who believe that a trip to Taipei can conclude Taiwan, I have to say you are missing out a lot. Completed in 2007, Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) was put into service in the same … Read more

10 Ridiculously Photogenic Coffees Guaranteed To Pick You Up

10 Ridiculously Photogenic Coffees Guaranteed To Pick You Up Not Your Usual Cup Of Coffee We all look forward to a good ol’ cuppa for that mid day perk, but it’s time to upgrade your coffee break with these outrageously good looking cuppas. They won’t just look on your instagram feeds, they’ll also leave you … Read more

Top 10 Taipei Shopping Malls And Markets For Intensive Retail Therapy

Eat, shop, sleep, repeat! We all know and love Taipei for various reasons – the delicious night market food, the beautiful Taipei 101 and of course, SHOPPING! Here are 10 places you can shop till you drop in Taipei that all shoppaholics will definitely love. With local shopping malls, luxury brands and even wholesale markets, … Read more