Entries in taipei (3)


Visiting Taipei’s delicious night markets with kids


Taipei has a well-deserved reputation as one of the best places to eat in the world. Many visitors arrive with an empty stomach and plans to fill it up as quickly as possible — plans that rarely go unfulfilled. But traveling with children presents a challenge: will they enjoy eating strange food in strange places? Thankfully, Taipei’s many food choices present few problems for children. In fact, they may even end up eating more than their parents!

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Big City Transit – Taipei

Thankfully, Taipei lacks the endless, jam-packed urban sprawls of other Asian cities like Beijing or Bangkok, but it still packs a punch when it comes to rush hour traffic and labyrinthine public transportation. For tourists going in with the mentality of “doing what the locals do,” and just copying a random commuter, they may find themselves on alternative lines of transit, which can range from cross-country trains to rentable tandem bikes, so…best to know exactly how things work before you dive in.

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worldwide club guide: taipei

nightlife in taipei

Taipei is a bustling metropolis which runs at a frenetic pace, and the action doesn’t slow down very much at night. There’s a wide variety of nightlife options so rather than limit my picks to the usual club options I’m going to cover a range of styles.

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