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Ximending, Taipei
(3.8/5 based on 950+ reviews on the web)
A bustling pedestrian shopping and entertainment paradise in a historic district, Ximending has a huge variety of fashionable clothing outlets and cultural events. Built during Japanese colonization as a recreational district and the first pedestrian zone in Taiwan, the neighborhood features a lively mix of high-end shops, clubs and bars, street performances, and exhibits. Count yourself among the 3 million annual shoppers here, and sample authentic Taiwanese snacks and a variety of Western-style dishes. The bustling area is particularly popular with the young crowd. Add Ximending and other attractions to your Taipei trip itinerary using our Taipei trip itinerary maker.
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  • Lots of cheap food, many decent bargains to be found. Bought 2 bags (for myself and for the gf) which will probably cost 2 times more in my home country. Also bought numerous souvenirs for the friends...  more »
  • This is the fourth time Taiwan trip is always visited here. Young also called Harajuku of the Taiwan people was the elderly people was enjoying shopping. Many shops in Taiwan Seymour, 阿宗 noodle line, especially popular front very crowded.
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  • 台北捷運西門站6號出口就是西門町,西門町不愧是台北的熱鬧商圈,舉凡日常服飾鞋子、百貨美食,以致電影院,這裡一應俱全,獨領風騷,難怪人潮如織,絡繹不絕,很有國外大城的感覺。