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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

Important Phone Numbers

Coming to Taiwan?

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

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

Taiwan Packing List

Explore this list of things to pack when traveling or moving to Taiwan. Don’t forget any of these items!

Taiwan Tourist Visa Guide

Discover the secrets to getting a Taiwan tourist visa in no time! Your ultimate guide to hassle-free travels awaits. Click now.

Taichung MRT Map & Guide

A sign for Daqing Station of the Taichung MRT.

Learn how to take the Taichung MRT. Find all the stations, nearby tourist attractions, and other important information.

Guide to Keelung Night Market

Dianji Temple Gate Keelung Night Market, Keelung City, Taiwan

Determine whether Keelung Night Market is worth visiting. Find all the best foods to try and the best nearby attractions.

Guide to Tonghua Night Market

Taiwanese hamburger stand at Linjiang Night Market, Taipei, Taiwan

Learn more about Linjiang Night Market, otherwise known as Tonghua. Check out all the best foods and determine if it’s worth visiting.

Taiwan Hot Springs: An Overview

Explore this guide to learn what hot springs are in Taiwan, do’s & dont’s, and the best hot springs to visit during your stay.