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Experience all the food in Taipei Taiwan over 3 wonderful days

First Time Taipei: The Best Things to See, Do and Eat with 3 Days in Taipei

First Time Taipei Guide: Taipei Travel Tips for First Time Visitors. If you’re planning your first trip to Taipei, this 3 Days in Taipei city guide has all you need to know! We’ve included what to see and do in Taipei in 3 days, including what to eat in Taipei, must see places in Taipei, …

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Where to Stay in Taipei: Taipei’s Coolest Neighborhoods to Stay

Where to Stay in Taipei: Advice from an Expat in Taipei about the Best Neighborhoods to stay in Taipei, Taiwan! (Plus 19 hotel and apartment listings) We created this guide in collaboration with Emily Loftis, an expat currently living in Taipei. We’re very happy she agreed to share her expertise about her adopted home town, and hope you welcome …

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The World’s Most Dangerous Festivals: Yanshui Fireworks Festival, Taiwan

  The Yanshui Fireworks Festival Taiwan: What it’s like to participate in the Yanshui Beehive Fireworks Festival    What do you do when you find out the Yanshui Beehive Fireworks Festival — one of the world’s most dangerous festivals — is taking place less than an hour from your apartment? You grab some friends, some …

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The A-Holes of History: Taiwanese Immigration and Foreign Affairs (AKA: That Time Geoff got Deported)

Ed note: Remember when I said that this blog belonged to me AND Geoff? Well, I wasn’t lying! And here Geoff is, ready to spin a true yarn about THAT TIME HE GOT DEPORTED from Taiwan! “Whaaaaaa,” you say? Deported? Don’t believe me? I give you, the passport stamp to end all passport stamps: Without …

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