By Megan Huang, a Taiwanese food editor who says this would be the ultimate 2 day exploration of Taipei she would recommend to a friend.
Edited by Kyra Tarr
Taipei City is an assault on the senses with its vivid colours, opulent temples, bustling night markets and crowded streets. In this sensory wonderland, it isn’t difficult to stumble upon adventure, but it helps to have a gentle helping hand, pointing out what’s worth it and (let’s face it) what’s not. By following this Taipei 2 days itinerary, you’ll be exposed to a broad range of sights, sounds and districts - from the touristy and bizarre, to the remote and outdoorsy. Food is a huge pivotal point of exploring any new city, so really dive in, chopsticks first! Below you’ll find fantastic restaurant recommendations and tips on how to make your time in Taiwan just that much more memorable. Enjoy the beginnings of your adventure in Taipei!