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Rilakkuma Café Taipei - Cuteness Overload, Food Actually Not That Bad

I visited Taipei’s Rilakkuma Café 拉拉熊咖啡廳 on Valentine’s Day. Not that it was planned, but it was surprisingly not as crowded as I imagined (I read that reservation was A MUST). Despite not making a reservation, I could get seats easily. Thought this is something interesting: Rilakkuma’s name is a combination of リラックス ‘rirakkusu’, a Japanese transliteration of the English word “relax”, and クマ ‘kuma’, the Japanese word for ‘bear’. Getting here wasn’t that difficult, a short walk from Zhongxiao Dunhua Station Exit 3, where you should spot young couples and tourists posing with a Rilakkuma mascot outside......

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Fu Zhou Shi Zu Pepper Bun 福州世祖胡椒饼 – Most Popular Food At Taipei's Rao He Night Market. Meaty & Juicy

Fu Zhou Shi Zu Pepper Bun 福州世祖胡椒饼 – Most Popular Food At Taipei’s Rao He Night Market. Meaty & Juicy

Rao He Street Night Market 饶河观光夜市 though slightly off the city centre, is one of Taipei’s most visited night markets. I nick-named this the ‘Oily Night Market’ as many stalls serve up deep-friend food (which is kind of ’heaty’). Notable stalls there include Chen Dong Herbal Pork Ribs,...

February 15, 2017
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