From Hotel G7 Taipei to Hot spots
Chung Leng Temple 5 minutes by car
MRT Saint Ignatius High School (O52)→Sanmin Senior High School (O53) Exit 1→ No.96, Desheng St.
Bus: 225.232.306.508.704→Luzhou Elementary School
Luzhou’s history is connected with Buddhist belief. That is why you can see the spectacular Yonglian Temple, the local religious hub built in 1872, on Desheng Street in the downtown area. Every year from September 17th to 19th of the lunar calendar, also the memorial day of Buddha’s renunciation, the temple holds a big festival in celebration. A pilgrimage event known as the Luzhou Religious Festival, also the largest event in the district, is held on September 18th annually with the participation of temples from around Taiwan.
And you also can find the most famous noodles “ Checkr Noodle “ shops near the temple.
Shilin Night Market 15 minutes by car
Bus: Nicaragua Park Station → R9 → hilin Night Market
The Shilin Night Market in Taipei is one of the largest, most popular night markets in Taiwan with regard to food, and also one of the most popular points of Taipei’s night life among visitors.
Shilin Presidential Residence 20 minutes by car
Bus: Nicaragua Park Station → 815 →Fu Lin elementary school
The Shilin Official Residence is the former residence of late Republic of China President Chiang Kai-shek located on Zhongshan North Road in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan.
National Palace Museum 25 minutes by car
Bus: Nicaragua Park Station → 815 → National Palace Museum
The National Palace Museum has a permanent collection of nearly 700,000 pieces of ancient Chinese imperial artifacts and artworks, making it one of the largest of its type in the world. The collection encompasses 8,000 years of history of Chinese art from the Neolithic age to the modern. Most of the collection are high quality pieces collected by China’s emperors.
Beitou Hot Spring 30 minutes by car
MRT Saint Ignatius High School (O52)→Minquan West Road (O11) to Red line→Beitou (R22)→Xinbeitou (R22A)
Famous home of hot springs in the Taipei area, Beitou is the most convenient area for travelers visiting Taipei to enjoy authentic thermal hot springs.
Tamsui Old Street 40 minutes by car
MRT Saint Ignatius High School (O52)→Minquan West Road (O11) to Red line→ Tamsui (R28)
Tamsui Old Street is a boardwalk-like area full of shops, carnival games, restaurants, cafés, and xiaochi snacks.
Taipei 101 40 minutes by car
MRT Saint Ignatius High School (O52)→Dongmen (O06)→Taipei 101 (R03)
Taipei 101 is a landmark supertall skyscraper in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan. It used to have the fastest elevator in the world, traveling at 60.6 km/h and transporting passengers from the 5th to 89th floor in 37 seconds.The New Year’s Eve show in Taipei is hosted at the Taipei City Hall, which also provides a view of Taipei 101 which is lit up with fireworks. Another popular location for crowds to gather to see the fireworks display is the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.
Jiufen & Jinguashi 40 minutes by car
MRT Saint Ignatius High School (O52) →Zhongxiao Xinsheng (O07) to Bannan Line →Zhongxiao Fuxing (BL15) Exit 2 to kao-chi restaurant→ Bus 1062→ Jiufen & Jinguashi
Feel spirited away in this decommissioned gold mining mountain town, originally built by the Japanese and now a maze of lanes and alleyways with rich history and culture.