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“street food”(131 reviews)
“young people”(76 reviews)
“shopping area”(53 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Wanhua District, Taipei 108, Taiwan
+886 2 2720 8889
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All reviews street food young people shopping area street performers lots of shops great place to shop ay chung night market happening place fried chicken great shopping shopping heaven ximen mrt station bubble tea red house local food mee siam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

3rd visit of this happening place with full of restaurants, cafe, retail shop and etc. there are a lot of nice food in this vicinity. For those who like to shop, this is a must visit place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kelly0330
Reviewed yesterday

We walked here every nights and yet we cannot get tired of it. Many many interesting things to see. Famous fried chicken, famous noodle, games stall for the kids, bags and etc. Amazing amazing. Early in the morning, many stalls selling breakfast. However they are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sook Hoon S
Reviewed 2 days ago

THis is a nice place to go if you can't get to shiling market. There are lots of shops and places to eat. It can be overwhelming but for food, I have found Taiwanese food to be pretty bland so you won't miss out on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Prices for branded stuffs are almost the same internationally. If you are looking for a bargain, then you should look for either: 1. New arrivals for branded stuffs 2. Better quality counterfeit/no brand items Souvenirs can be found with better variety in Jiufen and Shifen

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KuantheNomad
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Human magnet. Lots of stalls selling bags, shoes, toys any nearly about everything. Please read all reviews that has been mentioned by tripadvisors members

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WeeWeiYang
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Typical shopping area with big labels, food outlets, heaps of crowd. Mostly around the mrt exits. Go once.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aspi B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there during the day and it was really lively. There's many food options, including night market type foods. It's basically a shopping area, with movie theaters and restaurants.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have limited time in Vietnam and have to choose one place to visit, Visit XIMENDING! it's a culmination of all the night markets, food and all good things in between! We love this area of Taipei!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jlmendiola
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Amba Hotel, so I am in the middle of the Ximending area. The place is bustling with food and shops, which opens at 11AM. All the must eat foods are located in this place. Do not forget to stay till the night...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DTS716
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shopping, cafes, restaurants, street food, cinema all within reach. Weekend is super crowded! A must go for all travellers.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yingying L
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Harry H
October 15, 2018|
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Response from Danny3236 | Reviewed this property |
There’s no Chinese opera...this place is hip hop...for shoppers...teenagers especially girls would love this place
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Darren L | Reviewed this property |
Taiwanese hairstylist might not be knowing what tourist would want. Suggest you get your haircut locally.
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January 18, 2018|
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You mean ..Selfie taking a photograph?
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