Looking for a 24-hour traveller guide to make the most out of your short trip? Here we have curated a list of travel tips, tricks and hacks to help you make the most out of your adventure around the capital city of Taiwan, Taipei! Read on!
Start Your Day with a Delicious Local Breakfast
Taiwan has an unbeatable mix of history, culture and food. If you are looking to experience the most authentic part of Taiwan in 24 hours, Taipei should be on the top of your list.
Start the day with a delicious local Taipei breakfast along the bustling street of Taipei – steamed buns, dumplings, turnip cakes, onion pancakes, fried doughnut along with a bowl of warm soy milk just to name a few. We recommend the Yong He Soy Milk King, the local favourite!
Early Morning - Chiang Kai Shek
Discover the history of Taiwan with a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall. Be on high alert every hour as you witness the remarkable performance of the guards in perfect synchronization as they perform the shift of guards.<o:p></o:p>
Late Morning - Taipei 101
Late Afternoon - National Palace Museum
Evening - Raohe Night Market
Experience the local night market scene at Raohe Night Market. Here, you can escape the heat and the crowd at Shilin Market and find a great variety of local street food options. Be sure to try Raohe’s iconic pepper buns which are well raved for its crisp and fluffy texture.
No trip is complete without a taste of the varying local specialties. Here are just a few local street foods that should be your must-eats: Torched Grilled Angus Beef, Scallops, Omelette with shavings, Taiwan Sausage and Skewered Lamb.