Taiwan Destination Guides
Time Zone: UTC+8 (13 hours ahead of New York)
Currency: New Taiwan Dollar (NT$ or TWD)
Languages: Mandarin, Taiwanese, Hakka, and Formosan languages
Power Sockets: type A and B
Best Month to Visit: February–April
Capital City: Taipei City
International Dialing Code: +886
Traffic Direction: right side of the road
Coming to Taiwan?
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Read this guide to find deals on accommodation, attractions, transportation, SIM cards, and portable Wi-Fi in Taiwan.
Read this guide to find the pros and cons of Taiwan’s healthcare system. Learn what to expect when visiting or moving to Taiwan.
Explore this guide to solo travel in Taiwan. Plan your trip by knowing the costs, places to visit, what to pack, and more.
Learn about the best way to dress when traveling in Taiwan. Find our whether Taiwan has any restrictions on attire.
Explore the most commonly used online shopping sites in Taiwan. Find the best sites to fulfill your shopping needs in Taiwan.
Learn more about Taiwanese food with these facts about Taiwan food. Find popular dishes, popular beverages, and dietary choices.
Learn more about Taiwan’s icash 2.0 card. Throughout this guide, you’ll find the card’s benefits, where it’s supported, and how to add value.