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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.

Guide on Getting Around Taiwan

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Learn the ways of getting around Taiwan. Read each transportation method’s benefits, where they’re available, and their costs.

19 Top Things To Do in Taiwan

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Read this list of the best things to do in Taiwan. Explore some of the most magical places this country offers and learn about its rich culture.