Taiwan Graduation Trip: Days 5 – 8 (台北)

Okay, back to Taipei! The rest of the trip was spent running around the city looking for the best food and local hot spots for shopping and entertainment. Our first stop was 金锋鲁肉饭 (Jin Feng Braised Pork Rice). It’s the opposite of a fancy place, but the food is hands down gobbling material. Next, we went to 在欉红本铺 (Red On Tree), a unique coffee shop that sells handmade jam, handmade ice cream, and an assortment of desserts and drinks. Their focus is on quality and to promote Taiwan’s abundant variety of fruits. Most sorbets and ice creams are too strong and sweet for me, but the watermelon ice cream I ordered was purely refreshing and natural to the core. Later in the day, we went to Ximending, a shopping and hangout district popular among young people. We were mainly looking for the One Piece store hehe. Added another ice-pop to my conquests and also discovered the best ramen I’ve ever had after randomly picking a place to eat out of indecisiveness. Continue reading “Taiwan Graduation Trip: Days 5 – 8 (台北)”