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Hayashi Department Store

Hayashi Department Store

Hayashi Department Store (林百貨) is a restored 1930’s multi-story department store in central Tainan, constructed during the Japanese colonial era as one of...

Treasure Hill Artist Village Wall

Treasure Hill Artist Village

The Treasure Hill Artist Village (寶藏巖國際藝術村) was the first historical village designated by the Taipei government. It’s well known for its old-fashioned ho...

Kawayu Spa

Kawayu Spa

Kawayu Spa (川湯溫泉) is a Japanese style hot spring near Beitou and Yangmingshan National Park. It’s one of the premier ones in Taipei, and is popular both w...

Qingshui Corridor near the Hakka Round House

Qingshui Corridor

The Qingshui Corridor (北勢溪親水廊道) is a peaceful stream near the Taiwan High Speed Rail station in Miaoli. Starting from near the famous Hakka Round House, it zigz...

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Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (臺灣桃園國際機場) is Taiwan’s main international airport and the one most tourists from abroad will be arriving at. One of t...

Taiwan High Speed Train

Taiwan High Speed Rail Discounted Ticket (One-Way)

While it is possible to buy tickets for the Taiwan High Speed Railway (THSR) at stations, it’s cheaper for foreign tourists to buy the 20% discounted one-...

YouBike

How to use the YouBike bicycle rental system

Taiwan is a bicyclers dream, with purpose built routes all across the island. For tourists and locals alike, YouBike has become one of the best city bike rental...

Taiwan High Speed Train

Taiwan High Speed Rail Pass (THSR Pass)

The Taiwan High Speed Rail Pass is a sometimes cost effective rail pass for long distance train travel in Taiwan. It is usable on the Taiwan High Speed Rail (TH...

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