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Melbourne(MEL) ⇒ Taipei(TPE)
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Melbourne(MEL) ⇒ Taipei(TPE)
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Taipei, officially known as Taipei City, is the capital city of Taiwan. Being one of the major hubs in East Asia, it is the political, economic, educational and cultural centre of Taiwan. The Globalization and World Cities Research Network rated it as Alpha City. It is home to some of the world’s most famous architectural and cultural landmarks like National Palace Museum, Lungshan Temple of Manka, Dalongdong Boan Temple, Hsing Tian Kong and Taipei 101. The city has a monsoon-influenced subtropical climate with excellent air quality.
Tip: It is often said that the best time to visit Taipei is during April-June, and September-November when the weather is pleasant. December-March is considered a low season.
Two stations that Taipei has Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Taipei Songshan Airport. The top airline brands under the Taipei Station are KLM Royal Dutch, Air Franceand EVA Corporation. Direct flights to Taipei from Melbourne are plenty as it is a popular route.
Tip: The HSR is the easiest way to get you close to your destination, after which you can opt for a taxi.
The city is divided into several districts, and each has its best streets and markets. For the foodies, the delicacy like skewered squid, stinky tofu and oyster omelettes at the Shilin Night Market is a must-try.
The National Museum, located in the Shilin District, has a collection of the best Chinese Artwork. It holds many well-known international exhibitions that attract visitors from across the globe. Chiang Kai-Shek is a Memorial located at Zhongzheng District as a mark of the celebration of the existence and success of Taiwan’s former president.
Rock Climbing at Long Dong is one of the most adventurous activities you can involve in. Wufenpu can best be described as a heaven for the shopaholics. From shoes to dresses for your pets, you can get a good dose of retail therapy here.
Taiwan has a very well-known temple called Xingtian Temple, dedicated to the god of wars and martial arts.
Tip: If you are a backpacker and are wanting to make travel-friends along your journey, stay in the many hostels and guest houses at the Ximending District.
No matter how your budget is, Taipei has a warm welcome. The city is a popular destination to find suitable accommodation. As travel within the city is effortless, you do not need to stay too close to the tourist destinations. If you are a foodie, Da’an is the best district for you as it hosts several unique hotels and dining areas.
Melbourne to Taipei Flights are available in a large number, so choose your travel dates wisely. Combine your Melbourne-Taipei flight bookings with stay and avail offers.
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