The easiest way to go to Jiufen from Taipei

First, you go to the MRT station Zhongxiao Fuxing. After getting out of exit 2 of the MRT station, you turn right and then walk about 50 meters to the bus stop.  The bus to Jiufen is bus number 1062 (Keelung bus). I’ve tried different ways to go to Jiufen old street and I’ve found that taking a bus is the easiest way to get to this magical town.

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What to do in Taipei: A complete guide for the first-time travelers

Taipei is the biggest and the most crowded city in Taiwan. Wait… don’t tell me that you’re bored to death with the city tours and the noisy crowd. Taipei has more than you expect. In this city, you will not only wander between the high buildings and the shopping malls, but you can also explore the lively night market, climb to a mountain named Elephant, ride an orange bicycle, or visit a local flower market, etc.

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