Taipei (台北 Táiběi) is the capital and largest city in Taiwan with about 10 million people living in the metropolitan area and about 2.7 million in the city proper. It is located in the most northern part of the island at the Tanshui River and is the economical heart of the country.
From the Taipei Travel Guide
Great location, right by Danshui station. Has a handy shop and a great roof top balcony with a nice view, but no swimming pool like advertised! Our room was ok, but ask to see your room before you commit, because the quality varies dramatically. ... more
It is a pretty cozy little hostel with functional facilities. The only suggestion, hostel may add head lamp and hanger hook for individual bed that would be excellent. ... more
Overall, Taiwanmex is a good hostel to stay if you do not mind the lack of facilities (shower room is actually a temporary shower cubic unit) and the moderate space (double room). The location is quite good (at ZhongShan MRT) which is centralized. Cost is also very competitive and considered one of the lowest in the area. ... more
Itineray for Hong Kong and Taipei
Active senior couple, re-thinking 7 day trip in mid August. Original plan: 2 days in Hong Kong, 3rd day,1/2 day AM flight to Taipei, days 4-5 in Taipei, day 6, 1/2 day AM flight to Hong Kong, day 7 (Sunday) Hong Kong, day 8, fly home to US. We are having a problem trying to decide what we must ...
Cheap accomodation in Taipei, Taiwan
Hi to al TP members, Anyone of you has been to Taiwan before? I am looking for cheap accomodation in Taipei, any good advice? Many thanks, Lee ...
Taipei (CKS) airport
Hi Rem, I just transited through the Taipei airport a few weeks ago and you should not have to pay an airport fee. I've never been asked to pay a departure tax as a transit passenger, though I'd hate to be wrong by saying it never happens. At any rate, you should be okay in Taipei. Hope ...
Anti-Disaster Technology & Education Training Museum
The anti-disaster technology and education training museum was built to educate citizens of disaste ...
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