Updated on: July 10, 2018
Ximending 西門町 is a shopping heaven for both locals and tourist alike. Being one station away from Taipei Main Station, many tourists choose to book their hotel in the heart of Ximending for easy access to the trendiest fashion.
Ximending is a busy street buzzing with people all day and night. There are numerous restaurants and street food around the area from level 1 to level 2. Pearl milk tea shops and novelty cafés are littered all over the area such as Modern Toilet Café theme.
When it comes to shopping for apparels, fashion brands such as H&M, Uniqlo, Porter International, Roots, Superdry have also situated their outlets in Ximending. Numerous big brands like Nike, Puma, Adidas, Timberland and local brands can also be found here as well.
There are even shopping malls, movie theater, hair salons and KTV if the usual street shopping is not enough to satisfy your desires. Music events and aspiring performing artistes frequently perform along the streets of Ximending.
Ximending is a not place to be missed during your visit to Taipei, there is something for everyone.