City Lake Hotel Taipei
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCity Lake Hotel Taipei
Nice bed, nice wc with bath tub, good breakfast, they have foreign TV and they are close to the Metro.
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... was simply separated by some curtains. I was pretty concerned that Taipei would just have a toilet in the middle of the room. Luckily, the room was simple but nice, and also had a really cute balcony too.
We quickly headed out, and decided to get the MRT up to Shilin. The MRT is pretty similar to our MTR, except you get tokens to use (I managed to break the machines twice) and the queueing system for getting on a train is more complicated. The barriers also make a ...
... also drink from the water which gathers at the feet of some of the statues of Gods scattered about the temple grounds.
The place was packed but, unlike Busan, it was orderly and calm. The smell of burning incense filled the air and everywhere you looked worshippers were praying or lighting candles. You could not move far simply due to the sheer numbers inside the temple but it didn't feel as though you were closed in because no one ...
... grape cocktails, roved night markets, eaten pigs blood, duck blood and tofu that smells like ass but tastes like a dream and every tropical fruit under the sun. Rice rolls, plum juice, volcano eggs in chilli sauce, nougat, beef and cilantro soups, cheese omelettes, BBQd corn - Taipei has everything and I am loving every minute of it.
Three days later - leaving ...
... had the dishes names wrote in English under the Chinese symbols.
I plumped for a garlicy spaghetti with duck breast, whilst Alexandra stuck to spaghetti bolognese. It was delicious! We've heard plenty about how good the food is in Taipei, and this did nothing to dissuade us. My problem with being allergic to nuts is the main worry, and we've worked out that our pronunciation of the term "I'm allergic to nuts" seems to confuse the locals rather than help them, ...
... to the stuffs in Bangkok if you've been there.
Lunch was at Modern Toilet restaurant, which has a very unique theme of - you guessed it - all things in the toilet. This starts from the signboard, which is a glorified XXXXXL sized toilet bowl. My steamboat came in the shape of a toilet bowl too. The guys at the next table ordered this bread that came in the shaped of a pile of ****, we couldn't stop laughing at how ridiculously it is to be eating this ...