Category: Northern Taiwan

2023 台北逛街地圖|不想買國際品牌?流連忘返的購衣勝地在這

2023 Taipei Shopping Guide | Tired of International Brands? Discover Taipei Fashion Destination

I carefully share this 2023 Taipei shopping map with all the travelers! I provide 6 different characteristic locations, including Shilin Night Market, Zhongshan MRT Station Commercial District, Ximending, Taipei East District, Wu Fen Pu Wholesale Market, and Shida Commercial District. Additionally, I introduce the nearby MRT stations, clothing price ranges, and nearby night markets for each location, allowing you to have a perfect and fulfilling day trip from shopping during the day to enjoying food at night. At the end, there are some personal thoughts about how Taiwan’s prices have risen much faster than wages and how food prices are also expensive, which is different from over a decade ago.

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One-day tour of Jiaoxi, Yilan: No-car itinerary to enjoy natural scenery, specialty scallion pie, classic afternoon tea, and hot springs

For Yilan travel, in addition to thinking of Luodong and the city center, the popular area of Jiaoxi will of course not be forgotten. This time, I will share the Jiaoxi one-day trip without driving itinerary achieved by using the Taiwan trip package, starting from Taipei to Yilan County Jiaoxi Township for sightseeing. The entire journey is calculated from taking the bus back and forth from Taipei, and the cost for a single person is about NT$1,500 (not including the cost of buying souvenirs). Recommended attractions include Linmei Panshi Trail, Tangweigou Hot Spring Park, Yuanlai Ru Chi Hot Spring, and Jiaoxi Hot Spring Park, as well as alternative attractions and food, special souvenirs, and transportation recommendations. It is suitable for light travel and couples to enhance their feelings.

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