Taichung is a city with pleasant climate on the west coast of central Taiwan. The city is home to many manufacturers and in recent years has undergone a rapid growth of various cultural venues. Traffic in Taichung is better than in Kaohsiung or Taipei, though parking a car is still tricky.
Taichung is relatively crime free compared to other cities of the same size, as long as you don’t count overstaying a visa and working illegally as ‘crimes’.
Among the activities to catch when visiting Taichung: visit the world-class science museum, and hike the nearby hills.
There are many famous night markets(ChungHwa night market, Feng-Chia university night market, Tung-Hai university night market, Chung-Shiao night market) in Taichung, which can provide you different night life experience. You can enjoy delicious foods, drinks and buy cheap and interesting stuffs in these night markets.