Taiwan has been so aggressive in promoting destinations internationally that immigration policies have been relaxed in many countries. In particular, the Ximending area is an ideal place to stay because of its energy and high concentration of budget dining and lodging options, especially those catering to backpackers.
Many tours also start and end here. If you have limited budget for accommodations, here are the top budget hotels according to Agoda users. You can make your life easier during your trip by staying connected to the Internet. You have two options: rent a pocket wifi or purchase a local data SIM.
Pocket Wifi Rental is more convenient because you just need to connect to the device, which can accommodate up to 5 devices at once. You can pick it up at Taipei Taoyuan Airport. The number of available units so reserve one as soon as you can. Each sim also allows unlimited incoming calls. If you buy online, you can pick it up at the airpot when you arrive.