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6 Things to Eat in Jiufen Old Street

Food in Taiwan is beyond amazing; I was sure to eat as much new food as possible. Even though the food I tried in Jiufen can be found in Taipei night markets too, the ones below are definitely the top 6 things to eat in Jiufen Old Street. Starting from having tea, to exploring the street market for … Continue reading

Taiwan: 2-Day Jiufen Itinerary

As part of our Taiwan trip (more like Taipei trip), we also did an overnight trip to Jiufen. Its magical teahouses, red lamps, narrow streets and mysterious surroundings are said to have inspired Miyazaki for the movie Spirited Away. Keep scrolling for our 2-day Jiufen itinerary which includes lots … Continue reading
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First impressions of Taipei

We arrived on a late evening in Taipei. As soon as we got out of Taipei Main Station, we were welcomed by the warm, pleasant weather, and the hustle and bustle of the city, reminding me of my previous trip to big cities in Asia. I loved this familiar feeling and even though we have been … Continue reading