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Culture, Food & Drinks

Fried Baby Crabs

Adventures at Keelung Night Market in Taiwan

Taiwan is known for their night markets that specialize in street food. Most of their night markets are located in Taipei, but one in the cuts is one of the most popular, Keelung. Keelung is a port city in the north of Taiwan about 30 minutes by car from Taipei. […]

Culture

Mengjia Longshan Temple in Taipei

Mengjia Longshan Temple in Taipei

Temples! Temples in Asia are everywhere, think of the Churches in Rome. One of the most popular sights to see in Taipei is the Mengjia Longshan Temple or Lungshan Temple. This is actually #4 on TripAdvisor. And who the fuck reads TripAdvisor… quite a few people believe it or not. […]

Culture, Food & Drinks

Must do: Hot Pot in Taiwan

Must do: Hot Pot in Taiwan

Hot Pot is Chinese, Shabu Shabu is Japanese, same shit, right? I’m probably making a sin in Asian cuisine, but they IS the same to me. I’m no Chinese food expert or even Taiwanese, but when I was in Taiwan, there were a ton of Hot Pot places and I […]

Culture, Food & Drinks

Night Out – Shilin Night Market

Night Out – Shilin Night Market

One reason why I came to Taiwan was to experience the street food and night markets. When people talk about wanting a “home-cooked meal”, street food is just that. You’re talking about families that take their recipes and start a business. This relation of home-cooked meals to street food is […]