BEST TRAVEL TAIPEI TAIWAN TIPS: DESTINATION GUIDE by Vanessa Shields
TRAVEL: TAIPEI TAIWAN DESTINATION GUIDE by Vanessa Shields FAVORITE MEMORY OF TAIPEI TAIWAN : DESTINATION GUIDE by Vanessa Shields
  STAY:

LUX:  Silks Place Toroko Gorge
LOCAL: Friends guest bedroom in Xiandan overlooking the Beitan River
 
TRANSPORTATION:  

LUX: The subway is sparkling clean, no drinking or eating allowed
LOCAL: Rentable bicycles are everywhere. Use one, preferably with a basket for your purse  
 
 
STYLE: 

LUX: Cotton Hermes jumpsuit, Margiela flat sandals
LOCAL: Oversized shirt, Cutoff jean shorts, Air Max sneakers
Bring: Wide rimmed hat, a simple scarf, cool cotton white shirts, and bathing suit
 
ART:

LUX: Ceramics Exhibit at the National Palace Museum
LOCAL: Street art near 1914 Culture Museum

  
ACTIVITY:

LUX: Hot Springs
LOCAL: Wading in the local river
 
  
EAT:

LUX: Oysters at James Kitchen
LOCAL: Gua Bao at Gong Guan Night Market
 
DRINK:

LUX: Japanese Whiskey
LOCAL: Mango Flavored Taiwan Beer

 
 
Fall  2015