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More Than Beef Noodle Soup and Taipei 101: Unexpected Surprises of Life in Taiwan

Marjorie Freimuth | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel
Marjorie Freimuth

Instead of describing the culinary wonders of beef noodle soup and mango shaved ice, or "must-see's" such as Taipei 101, Jiufen, and night markets, here are 7 everyday surprises that are just as much a part of the culture as bubble tea.

The Best Dining In Food-Obsessed Taipei

The Purple Passport | Posted 09.23.2012 | Travel
The Purple Passport

In fact, enjoying food is such a central part of Taiwanese life -- it's the glue of family and community gatherings and holiday celebrations -- that the cuisine here could be a starting point for any sort of anthropological study that seeks to understand the essence of Taipei.

Taipei's Museum Of Contemporary Art Offers A Voyage Into The Bizarre

Matt Gibson | Posted 09.11.2012 | Travel
Matt Gibson

Western art can be pretty weird, but there's nothing quite as mind-bendingly bizarre as modern Asian art.

Chris C. Anderson

WATCH: Sing With The Elderly And Get Your Face Threaded

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

There is a place in Taipei that glistens with promise and the hope for a better personal future. Not really. That's just what one of the fortune t...

Chris C. Anderson

WATCH: Exploring Taipei's Snackalicious Night Markets

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel

Taipei is known for it's food. And for good reason. One quick jaunt around the city and the hungry traveler comes to this realization: Taiwanese love ...

Chris C. Anderson

WATCH: Time Lapse video from the top of Taipei 101

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

The view from the observation deck of the Taipei 101 skyscraper in Taipei, Taiwan is impressive to say the least. On a recent three day trip, it p...

Chris C. Anderson

Waiting For Flights With Hello Kitty In Taipei (PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel

The Hello Kitty Gate waiting lounge in Taoyuan Airport in Taipei is really...cute, and quite a surprise for the traveler unfamiliar with the airport. ...