Taipei

臺北市,通稱臺北(俗字寫作台北;臺灣話:Tâi-pak;客家話:Thòi-pet),簡稱「北」,是中華民國首都暨直轄市,臺灣六都之一。 --來自 維基百科


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2016/12/31 | Hsu Chia-yu

Here’s How Not To Get Stuck in Taipei’s Xinyi District On New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a big event in Taiwan, capped off by the fireworks display at Taipei 101. Unfortunately, big events lead to big crowds that end up clogging the streets and messing up your schedule.

2016/12/23 | Mark Stocker

How a Lack of Global Thinking Doomed Taipei’s World Design Capital

World Design Capital Taipei 2016 should have put Taipei on the global design map. Where did the Taipei City Government go so wrong?

2016/12/01 | Nina Sheridan

Fast-Food Chains Thrive in Taiwan

Taiwanese eat out frequently, and when times are tough, they look for lower-priced options.

2016/11/01 | Kathy Cheng

[PHOTO STORY] A Redesigned Chinese Medicine Shop in Taipei

The popularity of Chinese medicine has been waning, but this traditional medicine clinic is rejuvenating itself through interior design.

2016/10/14 | Olivia Yang

Director of WDC Mexico City 2018 Reflects on Taipei

What can Mexico City learn from Taipei, this year's World Design Capital? And what challenges does it face?

2016/10/11 | TNL Staff

Startup Launches Scooter Sharing Service in Taipei

If the YouBike bike-sharing program can be used as an indicator, WeMo Scooter may well be poised for success in Taipei.

2016/10/09 | Brian Hioe

OP-ED: Nuit Blanche, A Half-Hearted Attempt At Making Taipei Look Like An 'Artsy' City?

'Taipei’s hosting of Nuit Blanche seems like a half-hearted, commercialized attempt to make Taipei look like an artistic city when the actual creative centers of the city are at risk.'

2016/09/02 | Scott Weaver

Dadaocheng: New Life in a Historic District

One of Taipei’s oldest neighborhoods is getting revitalized with the opening of art galleries, cafés, and specialty shops in picturesque surroundings.

2016/08/01 | Matthew Fulco

In Taipei, the Rising Sun Casts a Long Shadow

More than 70 years after Japanese colonial rule in Taiwan ended, Japan’s legacy endures in the Taiwanese capital.  

2016/07/26 | Yuan-ling Liang

Taipei Boosts Mental Health Services for Men

Amid rising concerns over the rate of male suicide in Taiwan and years of neglect, a service center for men’s mental health has been established in Taipei.

2016/07/15 | Chang Shin-wei

Swing Dancers Introduce Taipei to the World

'Naughty Swing' dancers performed at 30 tourist attractions around Taipei, including Chiou Fen, Ximen Red House, Bopiliao Old Street, the Shilin Night Market, and Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall.

2016/07/13 | Bing-sheng Lee

Taipei Bans Bottled Water and Disposable Utensils in Schools

The Taipei City Government has decided to ban bottled water and disposable utensils from elementary and junior high schools in an attempt to teach young students about environmental issues.

2016/07/07 | ZiQing Low

Taiwan On Alert as Super Typhoon Nepartak Closes In

As of 8 pm on Thursday, a total of 19 cities and counties across Taiwan have declared a typhoon day for Friday.

2016/07/06 | Edward White

[PHOTO STORY] Eid al-Fitr in Taipei

Worshipers spilled out onto the streets in Taiwan’s capital this morning as thousands of people from Taipei’s Islamic community gathered at the Taipei Grand Mosque to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The festival marks the ‘breaking of the fast’ at the end of the month-long Ramadan, which is observed by an estimated 1.5 billion people around the world. Taiwan, with a population of 23.5 million, has about 60,000 Muslims.

2016/06/27 | J. Michael Cole

Taiwanese LGBT Group Shines in New York

Renting their own float, a group of Taiwanese students in the Big Apple invited the world to visit Taiwan to experience the largest gay pride parade in Asia.