Wanhua District

Longshan Temple
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Longshan (lungshan) Temple is a famous old temple in Taiwan. It is for worshiping Guanshiyin Budda and other divine spirits. The temple was built in Qianlong 5th year in Qing Dynasty. Due to natural disaster and damages caused by men, the temple was restored for several times. The place is easy to reach by MRT, as there is Longshan Temple Station opposite the temple.

Lungshan Temple 台北市艋舺龍山寺
Address : No. 211, Guangzhou St., Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 108
Tel : +886-2-2302-5162
Website : http://www.lungshan.org.tw/
Operating Hours : 6:00am –10:00pm

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Bopiliao Old Street
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This place is best well known as the filming location of the movie “Monga”, which is a Taiwanese gangster film set in 1980s Taipei. Bopiliao Old Street is located long Lane 173, Kangding Road south of Laosong Elementary School in Taipei’s Wanhua District. The street extends north to the school and south to Guangzhou Street. Laosong Elementary School was built in 1896, earning the school’s northern building designation as a city historic site. The east and west buildings are also historically significant. The Heritage and Culture Education Center of Taipei is also located next to the school.

Bopiliao Old Street 剝皮寮
Address : Guangzhou St., Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan
Tel : +886-2-2336-1704
Operating Hours : Opens from 9am to 6pm, every Tuesday to Saturday.

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台北萬華周記肉粥店

After all the walking, its time for makan. And our taxi driver Mr Wang introduces us to this porridge eatery which he said he has spot people who walked all the way from XiMengTing to find this place. Wow so hot.

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Simple Porridge which tastes great with dried shrimp and pork in it.

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Signature roasted pork belly which is such a hot favourite that people even ask the boss for recipe. The skin has a deep fried texture but tastes tender inside. Another hot favourite is the steamed squid. Overall the meal is simple and brings back memory of olden times.

Chow Ji Meat Porridge 周记肉粥
Add: No. 104號, Guǎngzhōu Street, Wanhua District Taipei City, Taiwan 108 (台北市萬華區廣州街104號)
Tel: 02-2302-5588
Operating Hours:6:00am~4:30pm

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