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Taiwanese

Plaza Premium Lounge Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

Our Taiwan trip has come to an end.๐Ÿ˜ข Thank you so much for sticking with me and following my journey for the past few weeks. We’re going to spend some time in Singapore before heading off to our next adventure – the gorgeous Indonesian island of Bali for some well-deserved beach relaxation! Keep following us […]

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What to Buy from Taiwan: Traditional Snacks and Food Gifts

Taiwan is a food lover’s paradise, with a rich culinary culture that spans centuries. From savoury snacks to sweet desserts, Taiwan has it all. If you’re planning a trip to Taiwan and want to bring home some of the country’s delicious food offerings as souvenirs, this guide is for you. In this post, we’ll share […]

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Indulging in Chia Te Bakery’s Iconic Pineapple Cakes

Chia Te Bakery (ไฝณๅพท็ณ•้ค…) is a well-known bakery located in the bustling city of Taipei, Taiwan. The bakery has been a staple in the community since it was established in 1975 and has since become a beloved institution known for its exceptional pastries and delightful confections. Among its many offerings, Chia Te Bakery is perhaps […]

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A Bite of Tradition: Reviewing ไธ€็ฆๅ ‚ (Yi Fu Tang)

If you’re planning a trip to Taichung, Taiwan, be sure to add ไธ€็ฆๅ ‚ to your list of places to go. This bakery has been operating since 1928 and is known for its delicious and traditional pastries. Explore Multiple Branches of ไธ€็ฆๅ ‚ There are actually two establishments of ไธ€็ฆๅ ‚ in Taichung – ไธ€็ฆๅ ‚่€ๅบ— (Yi Fu Tang […]

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Beyond Snacks and Drinks: The Best Food Finds at 7-Eleven Taiwan

If you’ve ever visited Taiwan, you’ve probably noticed that 7-Eleven is ubiquitous. With 6,500 locations across the island, it’s a convenient pit stop for snacks, drinks, and other essentials. But did you know that 7-Eleven Taiwan also offers some seriously tasty food options? While travelling in Taiwan, we make it a point to find hotels […]

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Why ๅฐ็ฃไบบใ„Ÿ็”œ็”œๅœˆ Taiwanese Donuts are a Must-Try

While we were on Huayin Street looking for a luggage shop to purchase an additional suitcase for our shopping haul, we stumbled upon a donut shop called ๅฐ็ฃไบบใ„Ÿ็”œ็”œๅœˆ that specialises in Crispy Milk Donuts. We had previously tried and enjoyed the Crispy Milk Donuts from a shop called ไธ€่„†้ฎฎๅฅถ่„†็šฎ็”œ็”œๅœˆ, so we couldn’t resist trying the […]

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Fuhong Beef Noodles – Savouring Taiwan’s Iconic Beef Noodle Soup

Beef noodles are a quintessential dish in Taiwanese cuisine, enjoyed by both locals and tourists. This savoury and hearty soup dish features tender beef, chewy wheat noodles, and a flavourful broth infused with soy sauce, garlic, and aromatic spices. The dish has a long history in Taiwan, dating back to the 19th century when Chinese […]

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The Best Eats in Jiufen: A Foodie’s Guide

Nestled in the hills of Northern Taiwan lies the charming old town of Jiufen. Known for its stunning views, rich history and charming old streets, it is also a foodie’s paradise, attracting people from all corners of the globe. During our Yehliu Geopark, Jiufen, and Shifen Day Tour, we had the opportunity to visit Jiufen […]

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Cheng Wei Zhen: A Must-Visit Spot for Noodle and Lu Wei Aficionados in Taipei

If you enjoy traditional Taiwanese cuisine, you should definitely visit Cheng Wei Zhen (็จ‹ๅ‘ณ็) during your trip to Taipei. This restaurant has been around since 1974 and is known for serving some of the best noodles and lu wei in the city. Their reputation is well-deserved, and it’s easy to see why they’re so popular. […]

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Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at ไธ€่„†้ฎฎๅฅถ่„†็šฎ็”œ็”œๅœˆ in Taipei

Crispy Milk Donut or ้ฎฎๅฅถ่„†็šฎ็”œ็”œๅœˆ is a Taiwanese snack that has gained popularity in recent years. It is a type of fried donut that is made with fresh milk, flour, and other ingredients to create a unique flavour and texture. The dough is shaped into rings, coated in batter and then deep-fried until golden brown […]

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Indulge in Freshly Baked Goodness at Wu Pao Chun Bakery

Wu Pao Chun Bakery (ๅณๅฏถๆ˜ฅ้บฅๆ–นๅบ—) is a renowned artisan bakery based in Taiwan. It was established by Wu Pao Chun, a Taiwanese baker who won the prestigious Master Baker title at the 2010 Bakery World Cup held in Paris. The bakery is known for its high-quality breads and pastries, which are made using premium ingredients […]

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A Must-Try Breakfast Spot in Taipei: Fuhang Soy Milk

Fuhang Soy Milk (้˜œๆญ่ฑ†ๆผฟ), which has been in business since 1958, is a famous breakfast spot in Taiwan. Located in the Zhongzheng district of Taipei, this humble establishment has gained a cult following for its delectable soy milk, crispy you tiao, and other traditional Taiwanese breakfast staples. Whether you’re a local or a tourist, a […]

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Tasting the Best of Taiwanese Street Food at Raohe Night Market

After checking in at Cho Hotel, we proceeded to Wufenpu, which is the biggest clothing market for wholesale in Taipei. This market is located in close proximity to Raohe Night Market, which is a popular destination among food lovers seeking to sample the finest Taiwanese street food. Wufenpu ไบ”ๅˆ†ๅŸ” Wufenpu is similar to Bangkok’s Pratunam […]

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One Day in Tamsui: What to See, Do and Eat in Taipei’s Seaside District

Tamsui, also known as Danshui, is situated in the northern part of Taipei and is known for its beautiful riverfront, scenic views, and delicious food. The district has a rich history, having been originally inhabited by indigenous people and subsequently settled by the Spanish and Dutch in the 17th century, before becoming a thriving trading […]

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Beitou’s Delicious Su Jia Beef Noodles You Need to Try

After a relaxing dip in the hot springs, there’s nothing better than a warm and satisfying meal like a hearty bowl of beef noodle soup to satisfy your hunger and warm you up! Su Jia Beef Noodles (็ฒŸๅฎถ็‰›่‚‰้บต) is a well-known restaurant that has been serving up delicious and filling bowls of beef noodles for […]

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Late Night Eats at Zhonghua Road Night Market in Taichung

Zhonghua Road Night Market (ไธญ่ฏ่ทฏๅคœๅธ‚) is situated along Zhonghua Road in Taichung’s Central District and has historically been one of Taichung’s most popular early night markets. However, since the emergence of additional night markets in other neighbourhoods, the number of visitors to Zhonghua Road Night Market has diminished significantly. Despite this decline, the market remains […]

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