Hi, I am after some advice and assistance. I am going Taipei at the same time when this festival is happening. I am wishing to go to this festival. But am wondering if it is possible to visit this festival and stay at dusk, to fully experience it and then take public transport back to Taipei that night. Are there any transport options which would allow me to do this? I don't speak chinese and is my first time to Taiwan and travelling by myself. My hotel is in Ximending. Or would I need to book a…
Lion’s Head Route connects to four major routes: “Lion’s Head Mountain Route,” “Nanzhuang Route,” “Xiangtian Lake Route,” and “Xian Mountain Lake.” Riding on it, tourists can visit all the routes along Lion’s Head Mountain, Nanzhuang in Miaoli. Walking along Tengping Trail that is rich in ecological scenes, Lion’s Head Mountain Ancient Trail scattered with temples, and more, you can enjoy the woods in the mountains and tranquility in the temples there. From time to time, you can see rare Taiwan…
The 2 years old will be traveling with us, and our first time in Taiwan. As we don't plan to bring a carseat, so we will use bus and trains.
We want to cover Taroko Gorge, Yehliu Geopark, PingXi, Sky lantarn, and Taipei
Do you think below itinerary is doable with public transportation?
day 1 Land in Taipei
101 building and night market
day 2 2.5hrs bus/train to haulien ( Stay in Haulien)
- sugar candy factory, night market
QUESTION: Any other toddler friendly things to do…
How widely is English spoken in Taipei? How easy or difficult is it for foreigners to communicate with locals in the city? What is the easiest way of getting from the airport to a hotel downtown? Are taxis available or only subway and buses?
I am finding it very difficult to find apartments for rent in Taipei. I am currently in Vancouver, Canada and am moving to Taipei February 1st and would like to secure an apartment by then! Does anyone have any websites they use? For 2 people, private, affordable. Thank you!
Hi guys, i will be arriving in Taipei on 17th of January 1am for 3 days and 2 nights(that's the only leave i can get from work for now), are there any hostels who will accommodate me beyond 12am? and can you please recommend me a good backpacker hostel? I read SleepDragon Hostel is good, any thoughts? lastly, can you recommend me an itinerary for off beaten track around taipei? I fancy chilling with nature, but i know Taipei is surrounded by buildings but maybe you guys can recommend a nature…