The Grand Hotel in Taipei, with its traditional palace-style architecture, vermillion pillars, stately archways and brilliantly tiled roof, is not only a magnificent landmark of Taiwan but an emblem of ancient China. Catering to international conferences, diplomatic summits and grandiose weddings, the resort rises 12 stories above the city and is two kilometers from Taipei Fine Art Museum and Shin Lin Night Market. Chiang Kai Shek International Airport is a 45-minute drive away. The only truly Chinese palace-style hotel in the world, the Grand Hotel offers recreational activities, with a pool and tennis court, and features international conference facilities, with 10 fully equipped meeting rooms, a conference hall and grand ballroom on the hotel's top floor, hosting up to 800 guests. True to its tradition, this Chinese palace boasts the finest of dining options: the Golden Dragon Restaurant serves Cantonese specialties, the Grand Garden Western Dining Room offers both Eastern and Western cuisine, the Lobby Lounge features afternoon teas, light snacks and live Chinese music, and the Yuan Yuan, where diners can watch chefs concoct typical Chinese northern province dim sum in an open kitchen. Whatever the reason for your stay, Grand Hotel will make your stay a good one.