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About Taipei

Taipei is the heart of Taiwan, featuring convenient transportation and a number of attractions that make it a first stop for visitors to Taiwan. Taipei 101 and Taipei National Palace Museum are two of Taipei’s landmark attractions. From the top of 101, visitors get a gorgeous night view of the entire city, while a visit to the National Palace Museum offers a profound experience of Chinese traditional culture. Taipei is also famous for the gourmet snacks available in its dazzling night markets, each with their own special characteristics. Among them, Yongkang Street is a veritable paradise for foodies. Literary enthusiasts come to Taiwan for the variety of independent bookstores in the area surrounding National Taiwan University and Taiwan Normal University. Huashan and Songshan Cultural and Creative Parks are also popular destinations for tourists of all tastes.

Popular Attractions in Taipei

Taipei 101
4.5/5
5,096 Reviews
Modern Architecture
Observation Deck
The Taipei 101 Building, which integrates offices, an observation deck, and a shopping mall, is a landmark in Taipei and one of the must-see in Taipei. Every year, the New Year’s Eve party in Taipei is centered on the fireworks show of Taipei 101. The New Year's fireworks and the surrounding New Year's activities attract hundreds of thousands of people every year, making it a world famous New Year's event.
Taipei Palace Museum
4.7/5
7,827 Reviews
Museum
The National Palace Museum in Taipei is a must-see museum in Taiwan. It houses a collection of Chinese cultural relics, such as bronzes, paintings, ceramics, books, and handicrafts. It covers almost 5,000 years of Chinese history and is known as “the treasure house of Chinese culture”. The gift shop in the National Palace Museum in Taipei is also very popular where you can buy souvenirs.
Ximending
4.4/5
3,527 Reviews
Featured Neighborhood
Parent-child tour
Ximending is known as the “Harajuku” in Taipei and is a paradise for the “Japanophiles” in Taipei. Ximending is Taipei's first pedestrian commercial street that sells various popular Japanese books, records, and costumes. It has become a representative of a youth subculture and a place for international tourists to visit. Ximending is also a famous movie street that is a good place for watching major movie premiers. Almost every weekend, there are small concerts, autograph signing events, albums release events, as well as various movie promotions and street performances.
Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall
4.6/5
2,261 Reviews
Memorial Hall
Located in the center of Taipei, the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is designed mainly with Chinese gardens. The windows are classical and elegant, and the buildings are decorated with blue and white, which symbolizes freedom and equality. The ground floor is mainly an exhibition room and a screening room, displaying Chiang Kai-shek's life story and clothing, and a bronze statue of Chiang Kai-shek. The changing of the guards at the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall every hour has become a center of attraction for tourists. The guards are steady and solemn, as is those watching the ceremony.

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Taipei 101 Observatory Ticket
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In-depth Tour of Taipei| Explore These 6 Selected Areas and Experience Taiwan's Charm!
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Taipei
Dadaocheng: the new trend of old Taipei Dadaocheng is Taiwan's first international port and one of the birthplaces of Taipei culture. Even if the bustling scene is no longer there, it can't be missed, either for nostalgia or for viewing. Dadaocheng wharf is a good place to watch the sunset over the Tamsui River. Unlike the fresh style of Tamsui wharf, it has a more profound historical charm. Dihua street is the most important street in the Dadaocheng business area. Along the street, there are all kinds of buildings, such as Southern Fujian and western style buildings, and modernism and Baroque style buildings.
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What is The Charm of Beitou? Giving You The Answer from 9 Good Places to Visit!
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Taipei
Beitou is at the base of Yangming Mountain, a hot spring town with a strong Japanese nostalgic style and one of the four hot spring towns in Taiwan. In addition to the hot springs, Beitou also has cultural museums such as the Hot Springs Museum, and the Beitou Public Library, which is also known as one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. Beitou and Yangmingshan can be organized as a 2 days and 1 night trip
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9 Popular Cafes Among Youths in Taipei!
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Taipei
Taipei has a large population of literary youths, so there are many independent cafes on the streets, including those with old buildings, post-modernist industrial style designs, and champion baristas. Let's check out these 9 unmissable cafes in Taipei!
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I recommended Thermal Valley, Dahu Park, Tamsui River, Dharma Drum Mountain, Datun Mountain.
Here are the absolute best restaurants in Taipei: Shin Yeh Dining (Taipei 101), Fuhang Soy Milk, Hizen Ya, RAW, Ding Xian 101.
Here are the best places to visit in Taipei, including: Shilin Night Market, Yangmingshan Park, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Shilin Official Residence, Taipei Arena.
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