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Taiwan Pride 2019 is just around the corner and you need to know where to go to make the most of Asia’s most LGBT-friendly city. Below are of the best cafes, bars, and clubs to meet and mingle with people like us iclu+m4KZsJ91xp8r$V&Wc4IjKNeNBHHKf=^=yuK^Tf26P#jGIWn this fantastic city.


TaipePsina+oyFI&lZraojYxKrS)Qo1H([email protected]$i’s best-known lesbian nightclub, Taboo, is popular throughout the weekend and on Wednesdays. It regularly hosts internationally-renowned DJs and themed nights.

No. 90, Section 2, Jianguo North Road, Zhongshan.

Love Boat

This shop-meets-caf[email protected]*cTOjd&pNn2!IAf-r6Z6HhNKe=y(hY^n9N+R4puE9)P6e is dedicated to Taiwan's lesbian community. It sells books, magazines, underwear and sex toys and often hosts interesting cultural pop-up events.

No. 11, Lane 240, Section 3, Luo[email protected][email protected]@K([email protected]^DQlsNV*xiF3Msifu Road, Zhongzheng.

Witch House

This über cool venue (the chairs are decorated with bras) serves delicious cocktails and holds regular jazz and other performance nights.

No. 7, Lane 56, Sec Three, XinSheng South Road.


Wonderbar is the venue of choice when ladies get a group together and want to go pa1rN&+xSJlvhq9iQD8hq+%P(Av=YSEnzMJ%j-_U#j4)AQYfhy9Jrty. The friendly bartenders, large cocktail menu, and delicious all-night food menu keep it busy throughout the weekend.

No. 28, Lane 147, Section 1, Jilong Road, Xinyi.


This Da’an queer venue is a sophisticated and intimate option to mingle with the LGBT community over a BelGkHN01XmA2qJF9tR3s-t2QQzKKY_^[email protected]=(hcmAvTH+$(Ya%fine wine or custom-made cocktail.

NoDrm)$s-5swjd)O(4t$Z^v*ak=4afPyfY1M0EM+QJUqB(qt%i*Q. 11, Lane 160, Section 1, Dunhua South Road, Da’an.

H*ours Cafe

We all know LGBT Taiwanese are keen on animals. At H*ours, you can while away an afternoon sipping coffee, indulging in a hearty breakfast and playing with the resident cats and dogs. H*ours proudly hires HIV+ staff to combat discrimination.

No. 12, Alley 8, Lane 210, S0spdodmgLD%ESroBF!$qQQ+y3+U9v$3)[email protected])qection 3, Luosifu Road, Zhongzheng.

Gin Gin Bookstore

Established more than 20 years ago, Gin Gin claims to be the first LGBT-themed shop in Asia. These days, it stiYW#J^JR#BMRh7+vXqqVgm#()iMBq$7F8mqmK)*JqFJ5^&ru1^oll provides a host of LGBT novels, manga, movies and sex toys.

Alley 8, Lane 210xW*b+hG%j8)([email protected]^vy^[email protected])87vBp, Section 3, Luosifu Road, Zhongzheng.

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