Night Markets

As dusk settles, worn streets come alive with the smells of freshly prepared foods. In Taiwan, night markets are a cultural mainstay providing the perfect setting for date nights, winding down, and just having fun with friends. From the capital city of Taipei to the southernmost tip of Taiwan, night markets are as unique as the cities and towns they’re found in.

Here you’ll find more information about the various Taiwanese night markets I’ve visited, my thoughts, and some of the delicious foods to check out. Enjoy!

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Exploring the Largest Night Market in North America

Summer time can only mean one thing in Vancouver—the return of the largest night market in North American, the Richmond Night Market. Having had a taste of night markets in Taiwan, when I flew over to Vancouver, British Columbia I…

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Discovering the Best Night Market in Taipei

One of the most popular experiences people have while visiting Taiwan is checking out a Taiwanese night market. With most major cities hosting one or more night markets across the island, there are a whole host of night markets to…

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Linjiang Night Market: Popular But Less Touristy

Many of the night markets in Taipei get overshadowed by Shilin and Raohe Night Market. There’s still a plethora of options available though if both night markets are too far away or two crowded for you—the best of which are…

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