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My stay in a baby hotel: Centered on Taipei Magazine

The September issue of Centered on Taipei magazine is out now.  There are a range of interesting articles about places to go and things to see in Taiwan.  And on page 20, there is an article about my overnight ‘factfinding’ … Continue reading

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How a postpartum confinement centre operates

What is it like to run a baby hotel?  And what do most Taiwanese women expect when they stay in one? Do women sneak out?  Are babies put on strict schedules? In my quest to learn more about Chinese postpartum confinement — … Continue reading

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Sleepover in a luxury baby hotel

I have always been fascinated with Taiwanse-style postpartum confinement centres (aka baby hotel), having an almost voyeuristic need to find out what happens behind the scenes.  So I was so excited to sleepover at the luxurious, newly opened Wenhua-Garden Postpartum Nursing … Continue reading

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A peek inside a luxury baby hotel

Chinese postpartum confinement centres (aka zuo yuezi centres or baby hotels) are all the rage in Taiwan (and increasingly also in China and places were there are large Chinese communities).  Mothers can check in and relax in hotel-like accommodation, with … Continue reading

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