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Here is one website that gives you 10 places. I just made a google search, but it seems quite good according to a friend that lived there. Language Exchange Partners on Tealit.com In The Streets/Metro Where You Work 24-hour Eslite Bookstore on Tunhua Road Where all the cool foreigners hang out, like Bliss, Maybe, Underworld, Velvet Underground ...


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They're in geographic order. However, long Taiwanese roads are broken up into "sections" (段), each of which restarts the numbering. So if you look at these two addresses: #456, Xinyi Rd Sec. 4, Xinyi District, Taipei City #16, Xinyi Rd Sec. 5, Xinyi District, Taipei City "#16" (Sec. 5) is actually further away from the city center than "#456" (Sec. 4). ...


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Generally speaking you lose every time you convert currency. If you can get the JPY into your card as JPY (it seems to depend on where you buy the card whether that's possible or not), then you're probably be best off using that. Travelex say they take a 5% or 5.5% (depending on the website) cut every time you do a currency conversion (that's their cut, ...


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The answer on your question: YES As written on Taiwan's goverment website you may enter to Taiwan for up to 90 days without visa. With multiple entry visa to China you may return to Xiamen as well.


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Taipei to Keelung is effectively a suburban service, there are trains every 15-20 minutes and reservations are not required (or even possible for most trains?). And even for long-distance trains, advance reservations are generally not necessary, unless you're traveling at peak season (eg. Chinese New Year) or on some special train (eg. the Alishan Mountain ...


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There's a great review of what sounds like a quality one over on forumosa, titled "Best. Barbershop. Ever." It includes directions to the shop, and points out that they did: cut trim tidying around the ears and neck hot towels shampoo and massage shave of hair around ears It doesn't say specifically that they'll shave a beard, but unless you're some ...



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