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Spring Camp for Kids in Taipei: Survival Camp
By Pete Tupper | Published 2017/08/13

This Spring Break, Taipei’s most adventurous kids will be heading to Yang Ming Shan with Imagine’s specialised, western survival instructors for an eye-opening, educational camp like no other. These young survivors will learn to make fires, build shelters, track animals, signal for help, use tools, make things from wood, navigate with the sun, cook on […]

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Argot: Fixie for Femme
By Chris | Published 2015/01/09

Fixed gear bikes are taking the world by storm, especially here in Taipei where bicycle culture is strong in a city that values aesthetics. There are tons of shops popping up all around the city, from customizable shops like Nabiis to off the rack styles in designer shops. But for those in the fixie scene […]

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Tiger Surf Shop
By Chris | Published 2014/05/13

Gnarely dude. No matter where you go, surf culture all over the world is the most laid back, accepting and fun-loving you will find. Filled with lots of active surfers that just want to enjoy life and hang with friends, the scene in Taiwan has been slow to gain popularity outside of small local groups, […]

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Holiday Market
By TT | Published 2013/10/02

Celebrating the holidays you so cherish and love can be a bit of a task in Taipei. However, if you are feeling the need to get festive, there is a market located close to Taipei Main Station. With available products changing by season, you will be able to get Halloween decorations and costumes, Christmas lights, […]

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XiMen Costume Street
By TT | Published 2012/10/09

As it gets closer and closer to Halloween, you might be starting to freak out if you haven’t found a good costume yet. Well, there’s no need to worry. If you don’t have the time to put one together yourself, you can always rent one of the super high quality costumes from the stores in […]

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Eslite Bookstore
By TT | Published 2012/05/15

Seen in almost every nook and cranny of the greater Taipei area, Eslite is the biggest chain of bookstores in the country with a huge selection of Mandarin, English and other language books and magazines, as well as other cool products like Holga cameras, locally designed toys, bags, and accessories. If you are looking for […]

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RaoHeJie (饒河街)
By TT | Published 2011/11/10

Nightmarkets have always been a specialty of Taiwan and Taipei in general, and every one of them is unique in both style and wares. Although RaoHeJie has all of the typical fare of a standard nightmarket, it also has  its own unique feel to it. It combines all of the modern goods you see in […]

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GuangHua Electronics Plaza
By TT | Published 2011/09/01

Everyone knows that Taiwan is up and coming in the technology world. Many of the world’s components for computers and phones are produced here, so you might find yourself wondering “where is all the tech?” Well, at least one of the tech centers is the GuangHua Electronics Plaza, a sprawling mess of shops carrying everything […]

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ShiDa
By TT | Published 2011/08/30

One of the most popular and busiest nightmarkets in Taipei city, ShiDa is well known for having shops geared towards artsy, trendy, and international students and young people in Taipei. With an extensive range of restaurants, cafes, clothing stores, art stores, and music venues, ShiDa may very well be the most diverse nightmarket in Taipei.

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191 (Enjoy Bicycle)
By TT | Published 2011/07/29

If your looking for a bike store in Taipei, you won’t be looking long before you stumble into one of the many Giant, Merida, Fuji, Louis Garneau, etc. shops planted in every nook and cranny of the city. However, as we here at TT are somewhat of bike enthusiasts, we have to recommend the places […]

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Argot: Fixie for Femme
By Chris | Published 2015/01/09

Fixed gear bikes are taking the world by storm, especially here in Taipei where bicycle culture is strong in a city that values aesthetics. There are tons of shops popping up all around the city, from customizable shops like Nabiis to off the rack styles in designer shops. But for those in the fixie scene […]

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191 (Enjoy Bicycle)
By TT | Published 2011/07/29

If your looking for a bike store in Taipei, you won’t be looking long before you stumble into one of the many Giant, Merida, Fuji, Louis Garneau, etc. shops planted in every nook and cranny of the city. However, as we here at TT are somewhat of bike enthusiasts, we have to recommend the places […]

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