3rd largest city after Taipei and Kaohsiung can be count as growing city in Taipei in industrial and also living as i saw so many underconstructed building, new apartment such a new city. It can be reached by high speed train or HSR for 1.5hour only or by bus for 2 hours, you can click here for how to go to Taichung from Taoyuan airport or Taipei :)
5 MUST DO & VISIT WHILE YOU IN TAICHUNG
NATIONAL TAICHUNG THEATHER
Address: No. 101, Section 2, Huilai Road, Xitun District, Taichung City, Taiwan 407
Open hours: 11.30am~9pm
Kinda felt like DDP Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul. Super pretty & instagrammable design center. You can chill just enjoying coffee or look around art display or buy ticket enjoying some limited time record.
CHUNSUITANG TEA HOUSE
Address: No. 9號, Dadun 19th Street, West District, Taichung City, Taiwan 403
Open Hours: 8.30am~11pm
Chun sui tang claimed as the father of bubble tea in Taiwan. He is a genius bubble inventor!!!! Omg and here at Dadun branch in Taichung, you can also join D.I.Y bubble tea class where you can learn how to make the bubble tea by yourself! ( only available in Taichung) but you can also just enjoying bubble tea and other taiwanese local dishes here even their price quite more expensive than others but trust me price has quality :) and for bubble tea class reservation and more detail, click here
Address: No. 87, Section 2, Sanmin Road, Central District, Taichung City, Taiwan 400
Open Hours: 7am~8pm
It always be the best way to know locals by visiting their local traditional market. Here you can findfresh market and also local food! Yeah! Try local radish cake and pork rice bowl for only NT$40/ portion. But don't ask me how to order, use body language baby HAHA
Address: No. 65, Section 1, Shuangshi Road, North District, Taichung City, Taiwan 404
Open Hours: 24 hours
After full belly in the market, take a evening walk at Taichung park. It has jogging path, small beautiful lake in the middle where you can ride a cano, and kids playground.
FENGCHIA NIGHT MARKET
Address: Wenhua Road, Xitun District, Taichung City, Taiwan 407
Open Hours: 4pm~12am
Claimed as the biggest night market in Taiwan, Fengjia night market is fully packed not only with foods but youth clothes shopping street. In korea, i feel this like Hongdae area. Great thing to end up the day.