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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?

Whether you're a visitor or someone who wants to move here, I have plenty of guides for you.

I've lived here for over several years now.

So I learned a thing. Or two.

Check out what I've learned and how it'll help make your life significantly easier when visiting this beautiful country.

Useful Phone Numbers in Taiwan

Emergency Service Phone Numbers in Taiwan Service Phone Number Police 110 Fire and Ambulance 119 Repair Services 112 Time 117 Weather Forecast 166 Freeway Condition Information 168 Center for Disease …

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How To Find an Apartment in Taiwan

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You can find an apartment in Taiwan by using Facebook groups, hiring a real estate agent, and other Taiwanese websites. Throughout this guide, I’ll cover these methods and help you …

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Guide to Getting Married in Taiwan

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Throughout this guide, I’ll cover what you’ll need and the steps you must take when getting married in Taiwan. I’ll also cover same-sex marriage, changing Alien Residency Card (ARC) status, …

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10 Unique Taiwanese Foods

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If you’re thinking about visiting Taiwan, you will need to prepare yourself. Not just for traveling, but for the food as well. What could be so bad about the food? …

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