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Taipei Arena (臺北小巨蛋)

Taipei Arena is an easily recognizable complex at the intersection of Dunhua North Rd. and Nanjing East Rd. It was opened on December 1, 2005. The building has a main hall and a subsidiary arena and serves as venue for sporting and cultural events. The subsidiary arena is home to the Iceland ice skating rink.

Taipei Arena
Taipei Arena Iceland

If you like Halal food, there is a Muslim friendly restaurant south of Taipei Arena, the Taiwan Halal Hui Restaurant. Find out more in Dining at Halal-Restaurants in Taipei.

Taiwan Halal Hui Restaurant

Mandarin Oriental Taipei (台北文華東方酒店)

Mandarin Oriental Taipei

For those looking for a stay in the lap of luxury, the Mandarin Oriental is the go-to place to be pampered. A five-star hotel located in Songshan District, this hotel features the largest hotel spa in Taiwan. The spa is known for its personalized treatments, with guests consulting with a therapist before their session to create their perfect spa experience. Using a combination of Eastern and Western ingredients, techniques, and methods, the spa embodies relaxation.

Personalized spa treatment
Aromatherapy set
Hotel pool
Hotel lobby

After enjoying the spa, explore the hotel’s fine dining options, including Italian, Chinese, and French cuisine. Its Cantonese restaurant, Ya Ge, was awarded one Michelin Star for the second year in a row in 2019. Can’t decide what to eat? Café Un Deux Trois features a full buffet for those who come hungry. Fully satisfied, return to your room or suite and enjoy the highest level of service in comfort.

Mandarin Oriental Taipei (台北文華東方酒店)
Add: No. 158, Dunhua N. Rd., Songshan Dist., Taipei City
Tel: (02) 2715-6888
Website: www.mandarinoriental.com

Dian Shui Lou (Nanjing Branch)
(點水樓 /南京店)

Dian Shui Lou Restaurant on Nanjing East Road
Master dumpling maker
Steamed dumplings

Dian Shui Lou (Songshan)
(點水樓 /松山)
Add: No. 61, Sec. 4, Nanjing E. Rd., Taipei City
Tel: (02) 8712-6689
Website: www.dianshuilou.com.tw

Zui Feng Yuan (醉楓園小館)

Zui Feng Yuan
Add: No. 5, Ln. 8, Sec. 3, Bade Rd., Taipei City
Tel: (02) 2577-9528
Website: www.facebook.com/pages/醉楓園/167916203258110