Articles By

Nick Kembel

Visiting Fu Hang Soy Milk, Taipei’s Most Famous Breakfast Shop

Fuhang Soy Milk (阜杭豆漿) stands out at the most famous breakfast shop in Taipei city, especially among foreign tourists. For ...
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Houtong Cat Village: Taiwan’s Cat-Themed Coal Mining Village

Houtong Cat Village (猴洞貓村) is one of Taiwan’s quirkiest attractions. This formerly prosperous coal mining village is now home to ...
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Where to Get Breakfast near Taipei Main Station (with map!)

It’s a very common situation: you’ve arrived on a super early flight and rode the Airport MRT to Taipei city, ...
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Breakfast in Ximending: 8 Best Shops for Your Morning Fix

Ximending is not only one of the most popular areas to stay in Taipei but also a foodie’s paradise (see ...
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10 Best Taiwanese Breakfast Shops in Taipei (Famous & Local!)

One of the great joys of spending any amount of time in Taipei is the city’s fantastic traditional breakfast shops. ...
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Where to Buy or Rent a Kimono, Hanfu, or Qipao in Taiwan

Just like in other East Asian countries, some travelers in Taiwan like to dress up in traditional local outfits for ...
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How to Book Taichung to Sun Moon Lake Bus Tickets Online

One of the most popular bus routes among visitors to Taiwan is Taichung to Sun Moon Lake (and Sun Moon ...
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2024 Taiwan Lantern Festival: Pingxi, Taipei, Tainan & Other Events

The Lantern Festival (2024 date: February 24) is my favorite of Taiwan’s many festivals. The annual festival includes a variety ...
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How to Dine Like a Local at Nanjichang Night Market in Taipei

Nanjichang is a true gem among Taipei night markets. Despite its central location not far from famous attractions like Longshan ...
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How to Visit Taipingshan, Northern Taiwan’s Top Mountain Resort

Taipingshan (太平山 or Taiping Mountain) National Forest Recreation Area in Yilan county is one of Taiwan’s most popular and appealing ...
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How to Book Chiayi to Alishan Bus Tickets Online (Seat Guaranteed)

When taking the bus from Chiayi to Alishan, foreign tourists usually swipe their EasyCard. However, this gives them last priority ...
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The Full Chiayi-to-Alishan Bus Schedule and Passenger Guide

Welcome to the only webpage on the Internet which shows a complete timetable of every bus from Chiayi to Alishan, ...
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