Most Filipino parents traveling with children in Asia for the first time usually have Hong Kong and Singapore are on top of their travel options, and it’s not difficult to figure out why: Both are a short plane ride away, visa-free, affordable, and have well-known theme parks that kids will definitely love. After all, who would say no to a trip to Disneyland or Universal Studios? But if you want to go out of the usual, another great (yet underrated) destination to hit with the kids is Taipei.
The burgeoning capital city of Taiwan, best known for its fantastic gastronomy and stunning natural landscapes, often surprises visiting families with its many child-friendly spots and facilities. Their transport system is uncomplicated and efficient, sidewalks are nice and wide – perfect for a stroll with your tyke in the buggy, and the best part: The Taiwanese are incredibly warm, hospitable, and friendly to visitors.
Take advantage of the island’s another year-long visa-free entry for Filipinos and check out these fun attractions that you and your kids will surely enjoy: