Visually stunning , a shutter-bug’s paradise , a modern and pulsating capital , hot spring villages, immensely rich culture and spiritual heritage , amazing food, stunning scenery, endless adventure opportunities , surely Taiwan cuts a figure as one of Asia’s most diverse and attractive destinations. The country has enough going for it to make any traveller’s bucket list. With China on its door steps , Japan to the north and various famed Asian countries only a short distance away, this leaf-shaped island offers more than enough reasons to warrant a stamp in anyone’s passport to visit this land of exotic beauty and mesmeric attractions.
Book low fare price flight tickets to Taiwan and enjoy the cultural beauty of country which is a blend of Hakka, Taiwanese indigenous people and mainland Chinese cultures which has produced a rich plethora of cultural and social color. Whether it is religion, architecture, language, living habits or food, Taiwan is undoubtedly an exciting melting pot. Food is the best representative of this cultural maxing and matching. Taiwan offer no shortage of activities for erudite and capital’s vibrant museum scene is among its major attractions that you just can’t afford to miss.
Taipei- the sprawling capital of Taiwan
Taipei is the capital city of Republic of China which also serves as nation’s major center for politics , commerce, mass media, education and pop culture. The city boasts several attractions which are worth visit. Among them Taipei 101 is truly magnificent. If you want to get bird’s eye view of city then there is no better place than Taipei 101. It was world’s tallest building when completed in 2004 which attracts hoards of visitors to enjoy panoramic views of city. It has an observatory deck at 89th floor and to reach one has go by an elevator which is world’s fastest that takes you from 5th floor to 89th floor in just 37 seconds. Annual New Year firework display is its major attraction and is one of the most anticipated events around the world.
It is one of the most famous waterfall of Taiwan which is 20 m tall and 40 m wide, powerful spectacle of water. It forms a horseshoe and thus nicknamed as “Little Niagara” even though it is much smaller in size. It is very popular stop along the historic and stunning Pingxi Railroad is worth visit due to its stunning beauty.
If you are a beach lover then do visit Fulong Beach which is located adjacent to Fulong village at the mouth of Shuang River in Gongliao District in New Taipei city. It is one of the most visited beaches of city frequently visited by locals in summers due to its easy access to city. It is a long sandy beach with golden sand and clear water which is quite suitable for sailing, windsurfing, and other water sports. The coastline is a popular cycling destination to enjoy beauty of sea. To enjoy all these stunning visuals and much more, fly to Taipei from London on discounted flights and enjoy a great and memorable journey of your life.
The Love River Kaohsiung is the focal point of city running from south of city to north. The river itself is calm and serene which is adorned with beautiful scenery and miles of walkways and bike paths. Situated along the river banks are many cafes and restaurants where you can sit and enjoy the beauty of river. You can also indulge in boat rides and water skiing along Love River. In the evening many musicians and live performers can be found playing to the crowds. Both locals as well as visitors never tired of it and return time after time.
Yizhong Street night market is located in Taichung is a great place to visit at night. In this particular market, there is a wide variety of food items sold at reasonable prices. There are also stores to visit, not just the street stands, so it is eating, then shopping and then more eating. You can take away clothes, accessories, cell phones; bags etc and enjoy great food as well.