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January 8, 2010

I was reading in the latest Taiwan What’s Up newsletter that Taichung has it’s own Chinese New Year shopping street. And it’s just down the road from my house. I visited Dihua Street in Taipei in 2009 and I was over-awed by the sites, smells, sounds and tastes. Particularly the tastes, as you can sample different traditional and international snacks from pretty much every vendor. I’m excited that I’ll be able to check out Taichung’s equivalent this time round.

Visit Tianjin Road (Section 2) in Taichung’s Beitun District during 5-16 February. The bonus about this market is the opportunity to purchase cheap clothing, as I did earlier in the year on a visit to the street.

Dihua Street, Taipei

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