7 Section 5, Xinyi Road, Xinyi District, New Taipei City, Taipei 111, Taiwan
The Taipei 101 formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center is an extremely tall skyscraper designed by C.Y. Lee and C.P. Wang in Xinyi, Taipei, Taiwan. This building was officially classified as the world's tallest from its opening in 2004 until the 2009 completion of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE. (Wikipedia)
Pingxi District, New Taipei City, Taipei 226, Taiwan
Located in the Pingxi, Shifen Old Streets is a collection of lanes and alleys in and around the Shifen railway station area. Old railroad tracks, originally built for transporting coal during the Japanese era, still run through the village. Today the area has become a popular tourist attraction and marketplace with many shops and restaurants lining up alongside the railway tracks. It is also a pop...
Jishan Street, Ruifang District, New Taipei City 22450, Taiwan
A seaside mountain area near Taipei, Jiufen is bustling neighborhood known for its narrow streets, food stalls & sweeping views of the mountains & sea. Jiufen was also the real-world inspirations for Studio Ghibli's blockbuster movie, Spirited Away. Today Jiufen is a popular day-trip destination for visitors of Taipei and some of them even stay overnight in one of the Jiufen's inns and B&Bs for a ...
167-1 港東路, Yehliu, New Taipei City, Taipei 207, Taiwan
Yehliu is a cape in Wanli District, New Taipei, Taiwan. The cape, known by geologists as the Yehliu Promontory, forms part of the Daliao Miocene Formation. It stretches approximately 1,700 metres into the ocean and was formed as geological forces pushed the Datun Mountains out of the sea. (Wikipedia)
21號 Zhongshan South Road, Zhongzheng District, New Taipei City, Taipei 100, Taiwan
The National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is a famous national monument, landmark and tourist attraction erected in memory of Generalissimo Chiang Kai- shek, former President of the Republic of China. It is located in Zhongzheng District, Taipei. The monument, surrounded by a park, stands at the east end of Memorial Hall Square. It is flanked on the north and south by the National Theater and Na...
Raohe Street, Songshan District, Taipei City 105, Taiwan
Raohe Street Night Market is one of the most popular night markets in Taipei. While not as big and grand as Shilin Night Market, the 600-meter long Raohe market offers plenty of local and international delicacies to sample.
Alley 342, Lane 150, Section 5, Xinyi Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City 110, Taiwan
Elephant Mountain Hiking Trail is one of the most popular attractions in Taipei, Taiwan. It's a short and steep (but not too difficult) walking trail of about 600 stairs that leads you up Elephant Mountain to a series of lookout points and platforms, offering sweeping views of Taipei's skyline, including the iconic Taipei 101.
133, Guangfu South Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City 110, Taiwan
Formerly warehouses for a tobacco factory, Songshan Cultural and Creative Park was turned into the “Creative Hub of Taipei”, with the objective to nurture creative talents and energy. The Park is not designed with a commercial focus, but rather, its mission is to kindle creativity and innovation and to be in synch with the interdisciplinary developmental trend observed in today’s industries. The ...
10 乾坑, Pingxi District, New Taipei City, Taipei 226, Taiwan
Shifen Waterfall (Chinese: 十分大瀑布; pinyin: Shífēn Dà Pùbù) is a scenic waterfall located in Pingxi District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, on the upper reaches of the Keelung River. The falls' total height is 20 metres (66 ft) and 40 metres (130 ft) in width, making it the broadest waterfall in Taiwan. It is a cascade waterfall in which the water flows in one direction and the rock is sloped in the oppo...
9 Lane 50, Hanzhong Street, Ximen, New Taipei City, Taipei 108, Taiwan
Ximending is a neighborhood and shopping district in the Wanhua District of Taipei, Taiwan. It was the first and the largest pedestrian zone in Taiwan. As the source of Taiwan's fashion, subculture, and Japanese culture, Ximending has been called the "Harajuku of Taipei" and the "Shibuya of Taipei". Ximending is also home to a host of clubs and pubs in the surrounding area. (Wikipedia)