Taipei Travel Guide

Travel to one of Asia’s hottest destinations and islands: Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, which is located off the east coast of China.


Hotels
W Taipei
Rest your head at the 5-star W Hotel in the center of Taipei. Enjoy panoramic views of the city while sitting poolside or at the rooftop bar.
rooftop, night, outdoor, bar, seating, w hotel taipei, taiwan
Photo by Starwood Hotels & Resorts
  • 10 Zhongxiao Eas Road Sec. 5.
  • Taipei, 110 Taiwan

W Taipei

Rest your head at the 5-star W Hotel in the center of Taipei. Enjoy panoramic views of the city while sitting poolside or at the rooftop bar.
10 Zhongxiao Eas Road Sec. 5. Taipei, Taiwan
Phone: +886 2-7703-8888

Restaurants & Bars
Miaokow Night Market
Explore the frenzied Miaokow Night Market in the fishing port of Keelung, with its endless showcase of Taiwanese comfort foods, such as braised pork trotters and shanks, shucked oyster omelets and large, wok-fried frogs.
night market, miaokou, taipei, keelung, taiwan
Photo by HKGYTW / Getty Images
  • Ai Si Rd
  • Renai District
  • Keelung, 200 Taiwan

Miaokow Night Market

Explore the frenzied Miaokow Night Market in the fishing port of Keelung, with its endless showcase of Taiwanese comfort foods, such as braised pork trotters and shanks, shucked oyster omelets and large, wok-fried frogs.
Ai Si Rd Keelung, Taiwan
Gu Zao Cuo
Don't miss “Tofu Town,” aka the Taiwanese district of Shenkeng. It’s home to Gu Zao Cuo’s stinky tofu hot pot with pork intestine and duck’s blood — a national staple.
  • 140 Shenkeng St
  • Shenkeng District
  • New Taipei City, Taiwan

Gu Zao Cuo

Don't miss “Tofu Town,” aka the Taiwanese district of Shenkeng. It’s home to Gu Zao Cuo’s stinky tofu hot pot with pork intestine and duck’s blood — a national staple.
140 Shenkeng St New Taipei City, Taiwan
Phone: +886 2-2662-1508
Snow King Ice Cream
At Ximending Market, satisfy your sweet tooth by visiting the locals’ favorite shop: Snow King Ice Cream, where kidney-bean and date-paste flavors reign supreme. 
ice cream, kidney bean, taiwan, waffle cones
Photo by Meiyi524 / Getty Images
  • 65 Wuchang St
  • Section 1, Zhongcheng District
  • Taipei, 100 Taiwan

Snow King Ice Cream

At Ximending Market, satisfy your sweet tooth by visiting the locals’ favorite shop: Snow King Ice Cream, where kidney-bean and date-paste flavors reign supreme. 
65 Wuchang St Taipei, Taiwan
Phone: +886 2-2331-8415
Din Tai Fung
Stop by the original restaurant of global culinary empire Din Tai Fung for its iconic xiao long bao, or steamed soup dumplings.
Photo by Andrew Rowat
  • 194 Xinyi Rd
  • Section 2
  • Taipei, Taiwan

Din Tai Fung

Stop by the original restaurant of global culinary empire Din Tai Fung for its iconic xiao long bao, or steamed soup dumplings.
194 Xinyi Rd Taipei, Taiwan
Phone: +886 2-2321-8928

Transportation
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)
This airport has flights to and from several international and domestic locations, including Sydney, Toronto, Seattle and San Francisco.
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Photo by Tuomas Lehtinen / Getty Images
  • 9 Hangzhan S Rd
  • Dayuan District
  • Taoyuan City, 33758 Taiwan

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

This airport has flights to and from several international and domestic locations, including Sydney, Toronto, Seattle and San Francisco.
9 Hangzhan S Rd Taoyuan City, Taiwan
Phone: +886 3-273-3728

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