YongheNew Taipei famous for its breakfast foods, notably soy milk.
Yonghe is a very crowded and noisy suburb of Taipei, with the second-highest population density in the world (after Manila, Philippines) with over 41,300 people per square km. The museum of religion is the city's primary draw for tourists.
By MRTThe yellow line (Zhonghe Line) connects Yonghe to Taipei City.
Yongan Market Stationaddress: No. 388, Zhonghe Road
Dingxi stationaddress: 234
phone: +886 2 8231 6118address: 7F, No. 236, Section 1, Zhongshan RoadThis 8,000-m² museum was inaugurated in 2001 by a Taiwanese Buddhist monastery. It is dedicated to the preservation of all sacred knowledge and aims to foster an understanding and respect among the different beliefs. The museum has permanent displays of sacred texts and artifacts representing all the major religions, short-term exhibitions and, in addition, hosts talks and discussions. It is a 15- to 20-minute walk from Tingxi MRT station on the Yung-he line.
Yonghe Baofu Templephone: +886 2 2922 7524address: No. 11, Lane 202, Ren'ai Road
Parks & nature
Ren'ai Parkphone: +886 2 2928 2828address: No. 244-1, Ren'ai Road
Korean Apparel Streetaddress: Zhongxing Street
9x9 Stationary Store
Fuhe Flea Marketaddress: Fuhe BridgeAn outdoor market selling second hand items, fruit, and a number of other odds and ends.
TianFu Jia Chang Caiaddress: No.5, RenAi RdAuthentic Sichuan food.
Dz Dzai linphone: +886 2 2922-9947Yuxi Street. A reasonably priced and laid back restaurant serving vegetarian and natural food dishes.
Lehua Night Marketphone: +886 2 2232 9711address: Yongping Road
Yonghe Soy Milk
phone: +886 2 8927-0000address: 284 Yonghe RdSec. 2. Near the MRT Dingxi Station. It's the original "Yonghe Doujiang" (from which all other places copied), it's open 24 hours a day and it's cheap!
流民棧 Bar & Bedphone: +886 2 3233 2611address: No. 3, Zhongxiao StreetA small establishment with a local atmosphere. There are also rooms for patrons to stay here as well (hence the name).
The More Barphone: +886 2 2925 3232address: No. 532, Zhongzheng Road
phone: +886 2 2929-7583, +886 2 2929-7596address: No. 14, Lane 157, Yonghe Road. Sec. 2An old favorite, though it is no longer in its old location. Closest MRT: Dingxi. Cheap, basic hostel that has 24-hr Wi-Fi access.