Taichung Folk Park
This Buddhist temple features one of the largest and fattest Milefo (laughing) Buddhas in Taiwan. Board bus 31 at the train station.
The prime spot for a bird-and-sunset-watching combo in the greater Taichung area. Take a local train to Qingshui (清水), then board bus...
Found to the west of the city, this aptly-named ageing village has been revitalised into a whimsical 'outdoor gallery', bedecked with...
Smooth Bar & Grill
This long, long-running bar and grill is well stocked and has a big-screen TV for watching sports. There's also an international menu...
Both the ice cream and the heritage building that houses the shop are awe-inspiring. Try the freshly made ice cream with Hakka lei cha ...
Lonely Planet review
The park is divided into several sections but most of the interesting material is to the far right as you enter the park. Don't miss the collections of folk artefacts – everything from ceramic pillows to farming implements. Board bus 58 at the train station.