Most commonly Taiwan is known for its amazing mountain ranges and mountain peaks that rise to over 3000 meters. It is also the location of Asia’s tallest mountain, Yu mountain, which is a staggering 4000 meters in height. These facts undoubtedly make the country a major tourist attraction. Yet there is so much more to Taiwan. Apart from the majestic wonder, Taiwan is also considered one of the most popular shopping destinations. If you are interested in shopping in Taiwan, Yizhong Street is the place to go.
Located in the Nej District and in-between Sanmin road, the Yizhong Street is a shopping area and night market of a significant size. This was elected as the most popular shopping area as of a survey conducted recently. The night food stalls and the merchandise on the pavements make this place a tourist’s paradise. A very popular place for tourists to gather is the Chungyo Department Store, where tourists can both shop and eat! Since there is a lot of competition here, the prices are really cheap and there is no need to keep haggling for bargains. A favourite here is the ‘Yizong Fong Ran Ice’, which is shaved ice with plum, red beans and delicious ice cream. So try out the many flavours and authentic dishes that they have here and give your taste buds a thrill. It is really an experience you will want to savour.
There are many cultural and educational facilities around this area, so if time permits, do take a look. Taiwan is also very popular for its wonderful scenic nature of the coasts. These natural beauties are a true asset to Taiwan’s tourism industry. Staying in Taiwan is a fascinating experience. Look for hotels in Taichung to stay at. A popular Taichung hotel is the Millennium Vee Hotel Taichung. When there, also check out the Central Mountain Range. Here you can meet many indigenous people and also witness many species of butterflies, natural beauty and also not forgetting the breathtaking Rukai stone houses. When in the city do not forget to try out the tender and crispy, ‘Hao Da Big Chicken Fillet.’