Grocery Shopping for Expats

Grocery Shopping for Expats (with a focus on imported goods)!

1. Jasons Marketplace (www.jasons.com.tw)Β 

Very complete Supermarket and the 1st major Taiwan supermarket chain focused on imported goods.
*Locations in Taipei, Taichung, Tainan and Kaohsiung.
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Waterfalls of Taiwan

πŸ˜Žβ˜€οΈ Summer is (definitely) here, so there is no better time to visit the beautiful waterfalls of Taiwan 🌊

Here is an Awesome List of Cool and Refreshing Waterfalls to Dive in and Get Soaked: πŸ’¦

The complete list:

https://followxiaofei.com/taiwan/waterfalls

And a list with 7 short hikes to get there: http://followxiaofei.com/post/7-easy-hikes-to-amazing-waterfalls-in-taiwan

Expat Stories: Top Shelf Games

If you like Board Games and live in Taiwan, be sure to check out “Top Shelf Games” and its FB Group.

Founded by Todd Idashkin and based out of Taipei, the company aims to design and bring thought-provoking games to the market. Β It also hosts social events for those seeking other game board aficionados, language exchange or just a good time and making new friends.

Here is a good article on Top Shelf Games and its Expat founder:

https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3212679

And here are the links to their Website, FB page and Group:

http://www.topshelf.games/

https://www.facebook.com/TopShelfGamesCo/

https://m.facebook.com/groups/1313461275408909

Tax Info for Taiwan Expats

πŸ’Έ A good summary of all things related to taxes for an Expat in Taiwan πŸ–‹οΈ

https://www.grantthornton.tw/globalassets/1.-member-firms/taiwan/media/tw_images/publication-pdf/expatriate-work-issues/2017-04.pdf

Here is the official Government Site:

https://www.ntbt.gov.tw/etwmain/front/ETW118W/VIEW/2416

And a good summarized blog on the same subject:

https://www.foreignersintaiwan.com/blog-370963385326684/income-tax-filing-for-expatriates-in-taiwan

πŸ† Taipei’s First Michelin Restaurant List

And the Votes are In! πŸ˜‹
(Click below to see the whole list)

https://guide.michelin.com/tw/en/taipei/restaurants/page/1?max=30&sort=relevance&order=desc

The Unique (and Best) Hot Springs of Taiwan

From Taipei to Puli, this is our favorite list of Taiwan Hot Springs:Β 

https://rtaiwanr.wordpress.com/2016/01/03/taiwans-top-10-hot-springs/

** Very Honorable Mention:Β  Zhaori Saltwater Hot Springs (Green Island – Click Photo Below)

(One of the only 3 Saltwater Hot Springs in the World)