Guidebook for Taipei

Stephanie

Guidebook for Taipei

Food Scene
Has excellent salads & good vegetarian options too
KGB Kiwi Gourmet Burgers
Has excellent salads & good vegetarian options too
Mexican fast food
Macho Tacos
15 Pǔchéng St
Mexican fast food
Indian restaurant nearby
Out Of India, Shida Branch
26 浦城街13巷
Indian restaurant nearby
nearby
Cafe' a' la mode
2-1 Yunhe St
nearby
Cool cafe with wifi
睡不著 Insomnia Cafe
8 Lane 60, Taishun St
Cool cafe with wifi
Amazing brunches, approx 350NT.
Salt Peanuts
23號 Lane 60, Tàishùn Street
Amazing brunches, approx 350NT.
A good Thai restaurant - they make their own excellent hot & spicy sauce. Ask for fried tofu - not on the menu. They will make some dishes vegetarian on request if you speak Chinese.
阿剛泰式主題餐廳
166 Section 3, Tingzhou Rd
A good Thai restaurant - they make their own excellent hot & spicy sauce. Ask for fried tofu - not on the menu. They will make some dishes vegetarian on request if you speak Chinese.
An excellent, affordable Szechuan restaurant tucked away in an alley in Gongguan that has been in the same location, same owners, over 30 years. Go with many people to sample a lot of dishes.
Emei Szechuan Restaurant
10 Alley 8, Lane 316, Section 3, Luosifu Rd
An excellent, affordable Szechuan restaurant tucked away in an alley in Gongguan that has been in the same location, same owners, over 30 years. Go with many people to sample a lot of dishes.
A great vegetarian cafeteria in same location, same owners, for over 30 years. Food is best from 11am-1pm or 4:30-6:30 pm.
Tathagata Vegetarian Paradise
3 Lane 284, Section 3, Luosifu Rd
A great vegetarian cafeteria in same location, same owners, for over 30 years. Food is best from 11am-1pm or 4:30-6:30 pm.
Nice cafe with adjacent movie theater showing art house & foreign films.
The Spot Café
Nice cafe with adjacent movie theater showing art house & foreign films.
Everything Else
Excellent vegetarian restaurant, pricey by Taipei standards: 450NT prix fixe lunch, 650NT dinner, must make reservations on weekends.
Spring vegetarian restaurant (Daan Branch)
Excellent vegetarian restaurant, pricey by Taipei standards: 450NT prix fixe lunch, 650NT dinner, must make reservations on weekends.
A nice bridge to walk or bike across day or night. Bicycle rental at foot of bridge.
Yongfu Bridge
A nice bridge to walk or bike across day or night. Bicycle rental at foot of bridge.
This cyclist/pedestrian only bridge has spectacular space age lighting at night.
Yangguang Bridge
This cyclist/pedestrian only bridge has spectacular space age lighting at night.
A suspension bridge at the end of the Danshui-Xindian subway line, on the bike path system. There's a night market, restaurants, cafes & paddle boats for rent.
Bitan Bridge
A suspension bridge at the end of the Danshui-Xindian subway line, on the bike path system. There's a night market, restaurants, cafes & paddle boats for rent.
比較有意思的新舊書。值得研究一下。社會科學多。Interesting new & used books, worth checking out. Mostly in Chinese. Social sciences.
泰順街24號
24 Taishun St
比較有意思的新舊書。值得研究一下。社會科學多。Interesting new & used books, worth checking out. Mostly in Chinese. Social sciences.
Interesting artsy but old Taiwan feel. Many cafes, some old houses to explore.
Wenzhou Street
Interesting artsy but old Taiwan feel. Many cafes, some old houses to explore.
Popular (but a bit pricey) night market with cafes and restaurants
72
polecane przez mieszkańców
Yongkang Street
72
polecane przez mieszkańców
Popular (but a bit pricey) night market with cafes and restaurants
Taipei's "Central Park"
65
polecane przez mieszkańców
Daan Forest Park
1號 Section 2, Xinsheng South Road
65
polecane przez mieszkańców
Taipei's "Central Park"
A fascinating old section of town with wholesale Chinese medicine shops and a large fabric market (永樂市場) with some excellent tailors (ask me). The City God temple is there. Popular at Chinese New Year
48
polecane przez mieszkańców
Dihua Street
48
polecane przez mieszkańców
A fascinating old section of town with wholesale Chinese medicine shops and a large fabric market (永樂市場) with some excellent tailors (ask me). The City God temple is there. Popular at Chinese New Year
Major landmark. Democracy Square. National Theater & Concert Hall on either side are beautiful inside.
99
polecane przez mieszkańców
Grobowiec Czang Kaj-szeka
21號 Zhongshan South Road
99
polecane przez mieszkańców
Major landmark. Democracy Square. National Theater & Concert Hall on either side are beautiful inside.
Traditional indoor vegetable, fruit & meat market with tailors and food stalls where you can eat well and CHEAP!
Shuiyuan Market
92 Section 4, Luosifu Rd
Traditional indoor vegetable, fruit & meat market with tailors and food stalls where you can eat well and CHEAP!
Big park with track for running, on bike paths, near a weekend morning vegetable market.
Fuhe Sports Park
Big park with track for running, on bike paths, near a weekend morning vegetable market.
A weekend only market not to be missed. Brilliant orchids, bougainvillea and bonzai. One end has a bustling jade market with beads from all over Asia. The other has a handicrafts market. Souvenirs!
12
polecane przez mieszkańców
Jian Guo Weekend Flower Market
12
polecane przez mieszkańców
A weekend only market not to be missed. Brilliant orchids, bougainvillea and bonzai. One end has a bustling jade market with beads from all over Asia. The other has a handicrafts market. Souvenirs!
One of the most beautiful oldest temples in the city - spacious, classic Chinese courtyard. Main gods related to medicine & agriculture, but there are gods for every occasion. Near Confucius temple.
9
polecane przez mieszkańców
Bao'an Temple
61號 Hami St
9
polecane przez mieszkańców
One of the most beautiful oldest temples in the city - spacious, classic Chinese courtyard. Main gods related to medicine & agriculture, but there are gods for every occasion. Near Confucius temple.
This outdoor park provides the history of the infrastructure for providing piped water to the city in the form of the machinery used in different periods. Has swimming area for kids.
10
polecane przez mieszkańców
Museum of Drinking Water
1 Siyuan St
10
polecane przez mieszkańców
This outdoor park provides the history of the infrastructure for providing piped water to the city in the form of the machinery used in different periods. Has swimming area for kids.
Hakka are one of the ethnic groups in Taiwan. The center has a lovely park with lights and is situated at the entrance to the riverside bike paths.
Taipei City Hakka Cultural Park
2 Section 3, Tingzhou Rd
Hakka are one of the ethnic groups in Taiwan. The center has a lovely park with lights and is situated at the entrance to the riverside bike paths.
Shopping
Popular live music cafe & bar.
12
polecane przez mieszkańców
THE WALL MUSIC
200號 Section 4, Roosevelt Rd
12
polecane przez mieszkańców
Popular live music cafe & bar.
Drinks & Nightlife
Interesting live music, especially if you like jazz or have eclectic taste.
7
polecane przez mieszkańców
Sappho Live Jazz
1 Lane 102, Section 1, Anhe Road
7
polecane przez mieszkańców
Interesting live music, especially if you like jazz or have eclectic taste.
Arts & Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art
24
polecane przez mieszkańców
Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei
39號 Chang'an West Road
24
polecane przez mieszkańców
Museum of Contemporary Art
Taipei Artists Village - live music and performances.
TAV Cafe藝術村餐坊
Taipei Artists Village - live music and performances.