Eslite Bookstore DunHua
Eslite Bookstores offer a cozy, relaxed escape from the bustling Taipei metropolitan city. This largest bookstore chain in Taiwan has an extensive library, and arguably the largest selection of English language material.
There is an abundance of English literature on offer but if you aren't able to locate just the piece or publication you're looking for, Eslite's staff are particularly helpful and are more than willing (god bless the amiable Taiwanese) to search their in store database to assist you. If you still don't find quite what you're after, the staff will gladly order the book you're hankering for, to be delivered to the store.
Eslite has something for everyone as most of their branches are actually contained within an Eslite Mall, hosting smaller shops and eateries, where one can find stationary, puzzles and games, trendy boutique clothing and more.
When in comes to cures for consumer aches, kids are not left out either. Visitors to Eslite will find an amazing children's' book section at each store. Several locations even offer craft corners, giving families that bring children to the store an opportunity to participate in clay modelling and paper art, while the parents sneak off to find a good read and steal a little time for literature loving, away from parental duties. There are numerous locations to choose from and the Dunhua bookstore is open 24 hours.
For shoppers, spending at Eslite Dunhua is reasonable. For books that might be considered collector's items, Eslite Dunhua is notably cheaper than UK bookstores or most airport bookstores. Eslite also regularly offers book buying bargains too, so be sure to skip by the website to check out what special offers are on.
Eslite Dunhua comes highly recommended to recommended to bookworms. And, as a place open twenty-four hours, is an ideal sanctuary for anyone wanting to get some late night work done is a serene environment.
B2 - 2F, Nr.245, Dunhua South Road Section 1, 台北市大安區敦化南路一段245號B2-2F, TaipeiView Larger Map
- Moderately Priced
Best For Whom
- All Ages
- Business Travellers