Taiwan

Last Meal in Taipei

Last Meal in Taipei

There were a few restaurants near our hotel that seemed popular and we didn’t even have the chance to check it out. We haven’t eaten and we pass by this place on our way to our hotel. I saw the menu, it was cheap and […]

Taipei Tianhou Temple

Taipei Tianhou Temple

This temple is located on Ximending near the subway exit. It’s on the main street and we passed by it by chance too. It is a lovely temple with all the lanterns and candles. We went in to see it and get a glimpse. Most […]

Ximending Walking Street

Ximending Walking Street

We were just killing time before we get to the airport and catch our midnight flight so we just walked around Ximending which is also near our hotel. My friend described this place as a meeting place for young people which is true. There were […]

Fish Bowl Cafe

Fish Bowl Cafe

We saw this cafe from across Uniqlo and we found it interesting. After walking around and we wanted a place to rest our tired feet, we decided to check it out. It’s located on the second floor of the building. The spots near the window […]

Ay Chung Misua and KFC in Taiwan

Ay Chung Misua and KFC in Taiwan

We decided to spend the rest of our time in Ximending. Funny that we are staying in the area. Our hotel is here but we haven’t explored it yet. It was around lunch time and we decided to grab a light lunch at KFC which […]

Bopilao Cultural Street

Bopilao Cultural Street

 I had no idea what Bopilao Cultural Street was and I’m glad my cousin was with me since she was the one who told me about it and it was near the area. From Longshan Temple, you can actually turn left and walk straight about […]

Longshan Temple

Longshan Temple

  We made our way to Longshan Temple on our last day. We took the metro and stopped at the Longshan stop. Just walk a bit and you will see the Longshan Temple across the street.  

The Secret Starbucks at Taipei 101

The Secret Starbucks at Taipei 101

  I didn’t want to spend TWD 400 to go all the way up to Taipei 101 but we also wanted to see the views. Our solution: The Secret Starbucks at Taipei 101. Well, it’s not so secret but not a lot of people know […]

Rahoe Night Market

Rahoe Night Market

  I wanted to go to Rahoe Street night market to try their pepper pork buns and also from blogs that I was reading, they always mention Rahoe night market as the night market to go to for really good food and I must agree. […]

A-mei Teahouse at Jiufen

A-mei Teahouse at Jiufen

When I first saw pictures of Jiufen on the internet, I made a mental note that I have to go there someday. I love Hayao Miyazaki’s work at Studio Ghibli and Spirited Away is one of my favorite animated films. It is said that Hayao […]