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Just moved to Taichung! Need info on a few things!

Postby thenotee » 05 Sep 2012, 10:42

Hi there

Me and my girlfriend have just moved to Taichung and we were wondering if anyone can give us information on the following

Gyms for me
Tanning salons (those sun bed things) for her
Decent hairdressers who speak English for us both

We live in the north of the city off Chung de road

Thank you!
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Re: Just moved to Taichung! Need info on a few things!

Postby Confuzius » 05 Sep 2012, 10:49

Tanning stuff? HA! Not in Taiwan, the whiter the better! I really doubt you will find anything like that.

Just google gyms, beitun district I do not use them, but there is one near you. There is also worlds gym in a few locations.

Only hairdresser I know charges between 125-250 USD a cut, you want his info?
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Re: Just moved to Taichung! Need info on a few things!

Postby thenotee » 05 Sep 2012, 10:58

Haha I know. There could be one in a gym or beauty shop somewhere though!
Nah man a bit pricey cheers anyway :)
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Re: Just moved to Taichung! Need info on a few things!

Postby douglas@taichungpaws.org » 10 Sep 2012, 08:27

There is a tanning salon in a this little market street called "taichung Xi-men-ding". I'm not sure what it's called, but it's on the right just after you enter the courtyard. Here is the google map location. 24.15269,120.686735 I have no idea what they charge or their hours because I have not used their services.
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Re: Just moved to Taichung! Need info on a few things!

Postby sunnydawn » 10 Jan 2014, 18:14

Confuzius wrote:Only hairdresser I know charges between 125-250 USD a cut, you want his info?


I know this was posted a while back, but do you know if that hairdresser is still around and would be able to cut medium length curly hair?

If they're not around does anyone know of any other English speaking hairdressers who would be able to do a decent job?

Thanks :)
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