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[TAIPEI] oo6. NIGHT MARKET HUSTLING

So we arrived at the famed Raohe Night Market 饒河街夜市 in Northern Taipei, which is in close proximity to Taipei's Rainbow Bridge across Keelung River (another topic altogether), and accomplished the feat of exploring the entire district in a night. But hang on, this post is all about food! The night market 饒河 (Raohe) is named… Continue reading [TAIPEI] oo6. NIGHT MARKET HUSTLING

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[TAIPEI] oo5. DAZZLING CAFE

Dragging our 20kg luggage through subway stations and streetwalks of Taipei seemed like the best way to work up an appetite. So that day, a native Taiwanese friend, Wesley, met us at the legendary Dazzling Cafe, touted by many food bloggers for their famous ice-cream toasts. And we feasted on this ginormous 3-tiered toast splendidly… Continue reading [TAIPEI] oo5. DAZZLING CAFE

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[TAIPEI] oo4. FAST & FURIOUS

Sometime at the end of last year, I took a fast, furious and fulfilling trip to Taipei with Elizabeth, one of 2 people I'm so thankful to have met at Singapore Airlines, both of whom are no longer there but are always 'there' with me. Taipei is all about the night markets, shopping and foodie-hunts whilst making… Continue reading [TAIPEI] oo4. FAST & FURIOUS

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[TAIPEI] oo3. Foodporn Ahead

When in Taipei, eat your way through Shih-Lin Night Market! We started off with these super yummy beef brisket noodles Then tracked down the legendary Ah Zong Mian Xian Had a handful of super good Sheng Jian Bao (pan-fried pork buns) And of course, BUBBLE TEA!! This ginormous wild (farmhouse) mountain chicken totally caught our… Continue reading [TAIPEI] oo3. Foodporn Ahead

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[TAIPEI] oo1. Frozen ice and flashing lights

Taipei in the summer heat - not my ideal kinda holiday. Nevertheless, street food and shopping makes up for everything! We conquered Ximending and Shih-lin Night Market. A MUST-HAVE in Taiwan! Land of the original Bubble-tea Ximending is very much similar to Myeongdong Korea. Similar youthful vibrance and pulsating energy. Lovely museum of fine arts… Continue reading [TAIPEI] oo1. Frozen ice and flashing lights