Category Taiwan 台湾

10 Of The Most Beautiful Starbucks Stores In Taiwan You Have To Visit

[Article extracted from City543, by Adrienne Lim] Translated to Chinese by Teresa Lee. With the rapid commercialization of society, coffee nowadays is closely associated with the modern working life—fast paced, high-stress living, constant need of energy replenishment and the like, and Starbucks—with its practically identical stores—is a large part of this age. We drink Starbucks […]

Starbucks @ Taipei 101

[Article extracted from Project Weekends, By Gail & Jem.] If you want to enjoy the view from atop Taipei 101 but don’t want to spend 400 NT (approximately S$16) on admission fees, we recommend making your way up to the famous Starbucks on the 35th floor. Astounding view with coffee to boot. – Gail & […]

Guide to Taipei 台北 Yong Kang Street 永康街

[Article extracted from Lady Iron Chef. I’ve also googled and added information, with acknowledgement, to 2 of the eateries listed.] Yong Kang Street is a dining destination in Taipei. Whether its cheap and delicious Taiwanese snacks like ‘cong zhua bing’, shaved ice mountain or beef noodles; nice and chic cafes where you can get a […]

takeme2kaohsiung! Day VI

Transiting from Day 5 to Day 6 of our Taiwan Escapade, we took the High Speed Train 高铁, and travelled from Taichung 台中 to Kaohsiung 高雄. Again, we rushed for the train, hoping to catch the train we planned to take. But when we got to the ticketing machine, only Business Class seats were available […]

takeme2taichung 之 sun moon lake! Day V

On day 5 of our Taiwan Escapade, we’re heading to Sun Moon Lake 日月潭! Some people believe that if you have never been to Sun Moon Lake 日月, it simply means that you have not been to Taiwan. And so, this was our plan for Day 5. Breakfast in hotel > Set off toSun Moon Lake 日月潭 […]

takeme2taichung! Day IV

Day 4 of our Taiwan Escapade brings us to our 2nd stop of our 5-day backpacking tour – Taichung 台中! And this was our plan for Day 4. Breakfast @ Jiufen 九份 > Set off to Taichung 台中 > Check in @ Cityinn Hotel Plus (Taichung Station Branch) > Lunch @ Yizhong Street 一中街 > Optional: […]

takeme2jiufen! Day III

Day 3 of our Taiwan Escapade marks the 1st day of our 5-day backpacking tour around 3 cities! The first stop – Jiufen 九份! And this was our plan for Day 3. Breakfast @ Yong He Dou Jiang in Ximending > Deposit luggage @ Taipei Main Station Baggage Centre > Make our way to Jiufen […]