By TTNews Reporter Tsu Chan-Chang
Yilan County, Taiwan –
“Night market” can be said to be the most representative of Taiwanese life culture and food culture. Regardless of which night market in Taiwan, night market is generally dedicated to more leisure shopping, dining and having fun. The night market culture is not only closely related to Taiwanese people’s daily life, but it is also the most impressive aspect of Taiwan for those foreign tourists.
Speaking of the most popular night market in Taitung, of course it is the most familiar “Luodong Night Market”. Luodong Night Market is situated in the center of Luodong Township. The coverage of Luodong Night Market is surrounded by Singdong Road, Minsheng Road, Gongyuan Road and Mingchuan Road. The greenish Zhongshan Park sitting in the metropolis next to the night market forms into a distinctive feature of Luodong Night Market.
In the afternoon, hundreds of vendors are in preparation and warming up for the upcoming surging crowds. Once it is passed five o’clock, nearby students will begin to flow into the night market. When the night gets darker, the locals and tourists will come in succession. The atmosphere is really crowded and noisy with hawkers shouting and music playing. The air is filled with a mixture of various kinds of delicacies aroma.
Furthermore, such as heart tapioca, chicken feet, chicken heart skewer, lamb soup and Bu meat are the must-try local specialties. In addition to the most representative snacks, Luodong Night Market has become famous for offering a wide range of commonly seen staples such as takoyaki, chicken steak, red bean cake, oyster omelette, beverage, etc. Besides food, Luodong Night Market also features an array of other products for sale, including cheap-priced clothing, accessories, shoes and so on. Fun and interesting Luodong Night Market not only is the most representative and popular tourist attraction, but it also has everything you want to see and try!
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Luodong Night Market: 羅東夜市